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Lead concentration changes in Antarctic ice during the Wisconsin/Holocene transition

A Corrigendum to this article was published on 09 April 1987

Abstract

In order to assess current global lead atmospheric pollution, it is necessary to reconstruct the natural, pre-human atmospheric fluxes of this toxic heavy metal. The time variations of these fluxes over the past 27,000 years have been obtained from the analysis of an Antarctic ice core.

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Boutron, C., Patterson, C. Lead concentration changes in Antarctic ice during the Wisconsin/Holocene transition. Nature 323, 222–225 (1986). https://doi.org/10.1038/323222a0

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