Lead poisoning prevention and control in Wisconsin.
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Lead poisoning prevention and control in Wisconsin. by Pam Shannon

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Published by Wisconsin Legislative Council Staff in Madison, Wis .
Written in English



  • Wisconsin.


  • Lead -- Law and legislation -- Wisconsin.,
  • Lead poisoning in children -- Wisconsin.

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Edition Notes

SeriesStaff brief ;, 96-1
ContributionsSappenfield, Anne., Wisconsin. Legislature. Legislative Council. Special Committee on Lead Poisoning Prevention and Control.
LC ClassificationsKFW2420 .L4 vol. 96-1, KFW2780 .L4 vol. 96-1
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 45 p. ;
Number of Pages45
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL634160M
LC Control Number96622446

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