Despite the phaseout of leaded gasoline, average blood lead levels in
many low- and middle-income countries remain elevated. Several
sources of lead exposure persist, including unsound lead-acid battery
recycling, food, spices, cosmetics, lead-glazed pottery, and paint.
Global Lead ExposureSteve Laico2022-05-19T08:40:22+00:00
Global Blood Lead Level Estimates
An interactive map showing blood levels by country