28 Oct '11, 6pm

Major Victory: Dangerous Leaded Gasoline Now Banned Worldwide

Major Victory: Dangerous Leaded Gasoline Now Banned Worldwide

There are still a few holdouts -- brutal totalitarian regimes like the ones running North Korea and so-called Myanmar aren't evidently concerned about the lead content in gasoline -- but by and large the world's governments have made leaded gas a thing of the past. The NRDC reports: The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), working with NRDC in the Partnership for Clean Fuels and Vehicles, today announced toxic lead has been removed from gasoline in more than 175 countries worldwide

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