The Government has responded to the petition to Ban Toxic Lead Ammunition

Dear Mr. xxxxxx xxxxxxxxx,

The Government has responded to the petition you signed – “Ban toxic lead ammunition”.

Government responded:

The Government is considering the independent Lead Ammunition Group’s report and will respond as soon as possible. See: www.food.gov.uk/science/advice-to-frequent-eaters-of-game-shot-with-lead.

Lead shot has been prohibited for wildfowling since 1999 […]