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Oronogo-Duenweg Mining Belt Site

Figure 2 shows the average blood lead concentration of children residing in Jasper County Missouri associated with the Oronogo-Duenweg Superfund site. Blood lead levels fell from 6.2 µg/dL in 1991 to 3.8 µg/dL in 2000. During this period, soil abatement at more than 2,400 residential yards and day care facilities occurred as a component of the Oronogo-Duenweg Mining Belt Superfund site response.


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