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The 48 Second Solution
This video shows how to remove mercury switches from vehicles in an average of 48 seconds. It also e...

Welcome to the Mercury-Automotive Topic Hub™, a guide to basic information with links to additional on-line resources.

Background and Overview
Information on the sources of mercury in automobiles.

Collection Programs
Information about state and local programs designed to “switch the switch” on automobiles.

Alternative Products
Discusses non-mercury alternatives to mercury components in automobiles.

Handling, Recycling & Disposal
Includes requirements and lists of recyclers.

Spills
How to clean up spills when they occur.

Mercury Reduction Programs
Activities of assistance programs focused on reducing mercury emissions.

Where To Go for Help
Experts in the northeast and nationally that can answer any questions you weren’t able to answer by using this topic hub.

Complete List of Links
Lists all resources cataloged in this hub. If you know of resources relating to this topic, please let us know. We will review all suggestions and include them in the hub if they provide non-biased information not currently covered.

 


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The Mercury-Automotive Topic Hub™ was developed by:

Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association
Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association
Contact email: abray@newmoa.org

Hub Last Updated: 1/8/2013

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