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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Mercury SourceBook: Dentists

Title:
Mercury SourceBook: Dentists

Abstract:
This SourceBook is a compilation of the best mercury reduction work as of 1997. It was designed as a working document to help guide communities through the process of writing comprehensive community mercury reduction plans. This section of the SourceBook contains information on mercury amalgams and alternatives, keeping mercury out of medical waste incinerators, the solid waste stream, and the wastewater stream; other mercury-containing products that can be found in the dental office; and action ideas for dentists. (PDF format; Length: 44 pages)

URL:
http://www.epa.gov/glnpo/bnsdocs/hgsbook/dentist.pdf

Source:
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources

Resource Type:
Manual/handbook/curriculum

Date of Publication:
May 1997

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