||Sources of Lead in Soil: A Literature Review.
||Battelle Memorial Inst., Washington, DC.; Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Chemical Management Div.
Toxic substances ;
Risk assessment ;
Health effects ;
Urban areas ;
Compliance standards ;
United States ;
Literature reviews ;
Lead based paints
||Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy.
The purpose of the study summarized in this report was to search and review the scientific literature on the sources of elevated soil-lead concentrations. More importantly, the study identified the basis upon which elevated soil-lead levels were attributed to a particular source. Literature searches were conducted to identify relevant articles and were supplemented by studies previously uncovered by the authors of this report. In all, 36 relevant studies were identified and formed the basis for this report.