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Title: Isotopes tell the story of lead in ancient Rome

The toxic element leached out of pipes into the water and left its record in harbor sediments.
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OSTI Identifier:
22304115
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Resource Relation:
Journal Name: Physics Today; Journal Volume: 67; Journal Issue: 7; Other Information: (c) 2014 American Institute of Physics; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
54 ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES; ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES; ISOTOPE DATING; LEACHING; LEAD; PIPES; SEDIMENTS; TOXICITY; WATER