The Project
Promote

To Promote the NSW Police Force, NSW state and local governments, in compliance with legislation that regulates pollution from shooting ranges.

Ensure

To ensure that neighbouring properties of shooting ranges are properly considered at each periodic approval assessment.

Environment

To ensure that environmental considerations from existing law are properly regarded in the approval of shooting ranges.

The Story

There are about 350 shooting ranges in NSW. They consist of xxx .

lead-is-toxic
Link: WHO Lead Poisoning

WHO - Key Facts:

Lead is a cumulative toxicant that affects multiple body systems and is particularly harmful to young children.

Lead in the body is distributed to the brain, liver, kidney and bones. It is stored in the teeth and bones, where it accumulates over time. Human exposure is usually assessed through the measurement of lead in blood.

Lead in bone is released into blood during pregnancy and becomes a source of exposure to the developing fetus.

There is no level of exposure to lead that is known to be without harmful effects.

Lead exposure is preventable. ** Read more **

WHO - Key Facts:

Lead is a cumulative toxicant that affects multiple body systems and is particularly harmful to young children.

Lead in the body is distributed to the brain, liver, kidney and bones. It is stored in the teeth and bones, where it accumulates over time. Human exposure is usually assessed through the measurement of lead in blood.

Lead in bone is released into blood during pregnancy and becomes a source of exposure to the developing fetus.

There is no level of exposure to lead that is known to be without harmful effects.

Lead exposure is preventable. ** Read more **

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