Further Readings

1. J. E. Ferguson, The Heavy Elements: Environmental Impact and Health Effects, (Oxford: Pergamon Press, 1990).

2. T. W. Clarkson, "The Three Modern Faces of Mercury," Environmental Health Perspectives 110, supplement 1 (2002): 11.

3. G. J. Myers and P. W. Davidson, "Does Methylmercury Have a Role in Causing Developmental Disabilities in Children?" Environmental Health Perspectives 108, supplement 3 (2002): 413.

4. G.-B, Jiang, J.-B. Shi, and X.-B. Feng, "Mercury Pollution in China," Environmental Science and Technology 40 (2006): 3672.

5. T. W. Clarkson, "Mercury: Major Issues in Environmental Health," Environmental Health Perspectives 100 (1992): 31-38.

6. R. Hoffmann, "Winning Gold," American Scientist 82 (1994): 15-17.

7. R. A. Goyer, "Results of Lead Research: Prenatal Exposure and Neurological Consequences," Environmental Health Perspectives 104 (1996): 1050-1054.

8. R. L. Canfield et al,, "Intellectual Impairment in Children with Blood Lead Concentrations Below 10 |xg per Deciliter," New England Journal of Medicine 348 (2002): 1517.

9. A. Spivey, "The Weight of Lead: Effects Add Up in Adults," Environmental Health Perspectives 115 (2007): A31.

10. P. A. Baghurst et al. (a) "Environmental Exposure to Lead and Children's Intelligence at the Age of Seven Years," New England Journal of Medicine 327(18) (1992): 1279-1284; (b) "Exposure to Environmental Lead and Visual-Motor Integration at Age 7 Years: The Port Pirie Cohort Study," Epidemiology 6 (1995): 104.

11. W. Shotyk and M. Krachler, "Lead in Bottled Water: Contamination from Glass and Comparison with Pristine Groundwater," Environmental Science and Technology 41 (2007): 3508.

12. M. N. Mead, "Arsenic: In Search of an Antidote to a Global Poison," Environmental Health Perspectives 113 (2005): A378.

13. A. Lykknes and L. Kvittingen, "Arsenic: Not So Evil After All 1" Journal of Chemical Education 80 (2003): 497.

14. J. A. Hingston et al., "Leaching of Chromated Copper Arsenate Wood Preservatives: A Review," Environmental Pollution 111 (2001): 53.

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