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ISSF representatives to participate ECHA workshop on Lead usage

A workshop organised by the European Chemical Agency, will be held on February 10th & 11th in Helsinki (Finland). The workshop will be considering the use of lead, and its environmental impact.

The ISSF have retained independent experts, conducted multifaceted researches that will be presented at the workshop to prove that the use of lead in shooting sports does not have a negative impact on the environment.

Moreover, it is thanks to all the regulations and controls currently enforced by the sport regarding design, construction and maintenance of shooting facilities that we can be sure  that the minimum impact on the environment, and greatest measures for its protection are ensured.

The ISSF will inform about the flow of discussions and resolutions made by the participants.

 

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