Health protection – guidance

Lead: properties, incident management and toxicology

Information on lead, for use in responding to chemical incidents.

Documents

Lead: general information, incident management and toxicology

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Lead: general information

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Lead: incident management

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Lead: toxicological overview

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Detail

This guide to lead includes information on:

  • its properties
  • the risks to health following exposure
  • the chemical’s toxicology
  • responding to chemical incident