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Burlington Board of Health Fluorescent Lamp and Universal Waste Management Policy
Abstract: Description of a decision in Burlington, Massachusetts to adopt an ordinance that requires a written fluorescent lamp management policy of all local businesses.
Source: City of Burlington

Burlington Board of Health Hazardous Building Component Management Plan Policy
Abstract: Burlington, Massachusetts' Board of Health's Hazardous Building Component Management Policy adopted June 1997 and a checklist for cataloging hazardous components.
Source: City of Burlington

Mercury Pollution Prevention in Michigan: Michigan Mercury Pollution Prevention (M2P2) Task Force [PDF]
Abstract: Action plan to reduce mercury emissions and exposure.
Source: Michigan Department of Environmental Quality

Mercury Pollution Prevention Plan
Abstract: As follow-up to the Source Identification study, this document is intended to supplement the Regional Water Quality Control Plant's primary pollution prevention plan, the Clean Bay Plan.
Source: City of Palo Alto

Mercury Update: Impact on Fish Advisories
Abstract: Overview of fish advisories due to mercury contamination.
Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

National Recommended Water Quality Criteria
Abstract: Federal Register document contains national recommended water quality criteria for mercury.
Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

New England Governors/Eastern Canadian Premiers Mercury Action Plan [PDF]
Abstract: Action Plan for New England States and Eastern Canada regarding the elimination of mercury.
Source: Conference of New England Governors and Eastern Canadian Premiers

NEWMOA Mercury Education and Reduction Model Legislation
Abstract: NEWMOA developed the model legislation as a framework to assist states to develop more consistent approaches to managing mercury-containing wastes.
Source: Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association (NEWMOA)

Toward the Virtual Elimination of Mercury From the Solid Waste Stream [PDF]
Abstract: The report focuses on two initiatives: (1) collecting existing stocks of elemental mercury from households and schools and (2) ensuring that elemental mercury and mercury in products are not released to the environment in the future.
Source: Connecticut Department of Environment Protection


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