Ford, Kettering, and Tetraethyl Lead

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

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...