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Better Brakes Enforcement Study 2017

Publication number Date Published
18-04-003April 2018
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Author(s) Wiseman, Christina
Description In 2010, the Better Brakes law was enacted. The Washington State Department of Ecology conducted a product testing study of brake pad friction materials to determine concentrations of total cadmium, copper, and lead in brakes sold in Washington State in 2017.
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Keywords Brake Manufacturers, Brakes, brake pads, product testing, lead, copper, brake, cadmium

Addendum to Quality Assurance Project Plan: Product Testing Program, Version 1.0 — Better Brakes Study