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Health Care Products Known to Contain Mercury & Alternatives
Abstract: Fact sheet listing health care products known to contain mercury and suggested alternatives.
Source: Michigan Department of Environmental Quality

Implementation of the Mercury-Containing and Rechargeable Battery Management Act [PDF]
Abstract: Brochure containing a summary the Battery Act's requirements, and state, local and private-sector initiatives to recycle used rechargeable batteries.
Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Mercury in Buildings [PDF]
Abstract: Program designed for construction and demolition contractors and owners and managers of buildings to increase awareness of mercury in buildings and to provide information on proper management.
Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Region 5 and Purdue University

Mercury Use in Batteries
Abstract: Summarizes the use of mercury-added batteries based on data from the Interstate Mercury Education and Reduction Clearinghouse (IMERC) Mercury-Added Products Database.
Source: Interstate Mercury and Education Reduction Clearinghouse

Mercury-Containing and Rechargeable Battery Management Act
Abstract: An act to phase out the use of mercury in batteries and provide for the efficient and cost-effective collection and recycling or proper disposal of used nickel cadmium batteries, small sealed lead-acid batteries, and certain other batteries.
Source: U.S. Senate

Mercury-Containing and Rechargeable Battery Management Act (Battery Act) Enforcement Policy and Guidance
Abstract: Includes links to important policy, guidance, and strategies used in the enforcement of the Mercury-Containing and Rechargeable Battery Management Act (Battery Act).
Source: EPA

Substance Flow Analysis of Mercury in Products
Abstract: Model which predicts contribution of mercury emissions from individual mercury-containing products. This model can be modified to reflect circumstances of a specific state, region or country.
Source: Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and Barr Engineering Company


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