leaded brass


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leaded brass

An alloy of copper and zinc to which lead has been added to improve machinability.
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Resuscitation operations on metal oxides of copper, zinc, lead, leaded brass and alloy, to produce may be conducted.
Presently, virtually all residential brass water meters installed in the United States are made of 5 or 7 percent leaded brass.
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Until recently, nearly all household kitchen and bathroom faucets were constructed of 2 to 7 percent leaded brass.
The fines and abatement measures packaged together will raise awareness among employers working with leaded brass about the potential serious health effects of occupational lead exposure.