Ford, Kettering, and Tetraethyl Lead

Henry Ford, Charles Kettering and the fuel of the future Bill Kovarik Automotive History Review, Spring 1998, No. 32, p. 7 – 27. Cited in Neil Young’s Waging Heavy Peace (NY: Penguin, 2012); Mark Fiege’s Republic of Nature(U.Washington Press, 2012); C. Boyden Gray and...

Leaded Gasoline Timeline

Special timeline: Leaded gasoline * Special Timelines 3000 BCE — First significant mining and refining of mettalic lead. 500 BCE-300 AD — Roman lead smelting produces dangerous emissions. c. 400 BCE – Hippocrates describes lead poisonin 250 BCE — Greek philosopher...

Lead Levels in Thurmont MD Water Drop

The Frederick Post Lead Levels in Thurmont Water Drop Thursday February 2, 1994 by Julia Robb, News Post staff “Lead levels in town water have decreased significantly since town officials stopped adding fluoride, commissioners reported at Wednesday’s...

AVGAS

Does the Continued Use of Lead in Aviation Fuel Endanger Public Health and the Environment? Thanks to Scientific American GETTING THE LEAD OUT: Lead was phased out of automotive gasoline beginning in the 1970s, but small piston-engine planes today use enough leaded...

Contribute to Fluoride Action Network

12-31-12   From James Robert Deal Attorney – If you care about lead in your drinking water, and a lot of other unhealthy contaminants, contribute to Fluoride Action Network.   Go to www.FluorideAlert.org,  and be generous.  And buy this book: The Case Against...