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An employee of Doe Run Peru points to a graph that reads, ' Dust and... News PhotoFinance,Horizontal,Industry,Latin America,Mine,Miner,Mining,Occupation,Peru,Pollution,Reading,South America,WorkingPhotographer Collection: Bloomberg 2013 BloombergAn employee of Doe Run Peru points to a graph that reads, ' Dust and Gas: Drastic Reduction of Environmental Impact. 60 % reduction of dust through the main stack' in La Oroya, Peru, on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. Most of La Oroyaís children suffer elevated lead levels, according to the Peruvian government. The question of responsibility for lead pollution in La Oroya is at the center of high-stakes clash between Peru and U.S. billionaire Ira Rennert, who owned Doe Run Peru for more than a decade through Renco Group Inc., a metals, mining and industrial conglomerate based in New York that has said it is not responsible for the childrenís ills. Photographer: Meridith Kohut/Bloomberg via Getty Images