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Collected from mining asteroids.

Lead is a heavy metal with a higher density than most other common materials. Although lead's toxicity has been recognised for several centuries it is still used in a large range of processes due to its low cost.

Lead is used in munitions, solders, fusible alloys and radiation shielding.

— In-game description

Lead is a Raw Material introduced in Beyond - Chapter One (3.0).