The Non-Lead Wheel Weight Legislation packet was unveiled today by The Ecology Center. The Ecology Center is a leading group behind the lead-based wheel weight debate.
The group will circulate the packet through state legislatures throughout the first quarter of 2012. The Ecology Center expects the packet to make a significant impact with the issue of lead-based wheel weights.
The Ecology Center says that lead wheel balancing weights remain one of the largest ongoing uses and releases of lead into the environment in the United States. The vast majority of vehicles in the U.S still have lead-based wheel weights.
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