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Car Exhaust Linked to Higher Levels of Lead In Vintage Châteauneuf-du-Papes

Issue: December 15, 1994

Car Exhaust Linked to Higher Levels of Lead In Vintage Châteauneuf-du-Papes The presence of minute amounts of lead in some wines has been blamed on everything from bad plumbing in wineries to the lead foil capsules that once topped wine bottles.

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