Most bullets require lead in their production. (iStockphoto/Thinkstock)
Most bullets require lead in their production.

The Mess of the Doe Run Lead Smelter

November 14, 2013  •  From
The EPA shuttered America’s last lead smelter. Was this a good idea?

Which is more important: that America is able to refine and process lead ore, or that the 2,800 people in Herculaneum, Missouri, have cleaner air and soil?

Actually, it doesn’t matter what you think! Unelected bureaucrats in Washington have already made the decision for you.

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