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Problem of Lead Exposure in Latin America and the Caribbean

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Original or alternative title 
Problema de Exposición al Plomo en América Latina y el Caribe
Geography 
Argentina (ARG)
Belize (BLZ)
Bolivia (BOL)
Brazil (BRA)
Chile (CHL)
Cuba (CUB)
Ecuador (ECU)
Guatemala (GTM)
Honduras (HND)
Jamaica (JAM)
Mexico (MEX)
Nicaragua (NIC)
Panama (PAN)
Peru (PER)
Suriname (SUR)
Uruguay (URY)
Coverage type 
Country
Time period covered 
01/1980 - 12/1994
Data type
Summary 

This report includes the results from a survey and literature review of lead use and production in Latin America and the Caribbean, as well measurements of lead in blood and environmental samples. 

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Citation
Authors 
Lacasaña M, Romieu I, McConnell R
Publication year 
1996
Suggested citation 

Lacasaña M, Romieu I, McConnell R, Pan American Health Organization (PAHO). Problema de Exposición al Plomo en América Latina y el Caribe [Problem of Lead Exposure in Latin America and the Caribbean]. Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), 1996.