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BizDaily: Elements: Lead

October 1st, 2014

Episode 37 of 643 episodes

Lead is the sweetest of poisons, blamed for everything from mad Roman emperors to modern-day crime waves. Yet a lead-acid battery is still what gets your car going in the morning. So have we finally learnt how to handle this heavyweight element?