In their article, Moodie and Evans raise ethical questions about the blood lead Remedial Action Objective (RAO) used at the Bunker Hill Superfund Site (BHSS), but also mislead by neglecting history and mischaracterizing the remediation.(1-3) This response highlights how the BHSS RAO and remedy are designed to be protective and proactive in reducing risk. (Am J Public Health. Published online ahead of print July 19, 2012: e1. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2012.300840).
American Journal of Public Health 07/2012; 102(9):e11; author reply e11-2. DOI:10.2105/AJPH.2012.300840 · 3.93 Impact Factor