22 Jun 2021
ECHA Report on lead ammunition near-total ban: Starting off on the wrong foot once again
Author: European Shooting Sports Forum (ESSF)
Only a few months have passed since the intensely-debated ban on the use of lead shot in European wetlands was adopted, and we’re already facing a much broader ban on all lead ammunition in other types of terrain. Those who had hoped that the current proposal would head down a less contentious path—one based on reliable data and scientific reasoning—will be sorely disappointed.