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LEAD: One In Five Beijing Children Exhibits Excessive Levels -- Study

Author: UN Wire, Published on: 19 September 2001

One in five children in Beijing has unsafe blood lead levels, a Chinese national study says, adding that the problem could affect growth and intellectual development...Professor Gao Junquan, director of the survey, said children can absorb lead through outdoor pollutants, food and even toys.

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