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Amalgam Waste Management - Issues and Answers [PDF]
Abstract: Written by dentists who participated in a voluntary effort by the Duluth, MN POTW to reduce mercury in wastewater.
Source: James F. Westman, DDS and Timothy Tuominen

Evaluation of Domestic Sources of Mercury
Abstract: A report by the Association of Metropolitan Sewerage Agencies. Appendix contains information on mercury released from dental amalgam fillings.
Source: Association of Metropolitan Sewerage Agencies

RiverSides: Dental Mercury
Abstract: Website contains press releases relating to mercury from dentistry and also features frequently asked questions pertaining to dental mercury.
Source: RiverSides Stewardship Alliance


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