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Publication Date: 11/01/2002
Type: Report - research
Title: Mercury in King County
Author: Ken Armstrong, Cynthia Balogh, Alice Chapman, Josh Chaitin, Lauren Cole, Bill Lawrence, Susan McDonald, Gail Savina, Paul Shallow and Lisa Westgard
Abstract: Mercury sources (amount in use, disposed or released) in King County were quantified. Alternatives, risks, regulations and tools were explored to recommend future mercury reduction activities for the LHWMP. Batteries, crematoria, dental office amalgam, electronic products, lamps, P-traps, pipes & plumbing, float switches, vehicle switches, fever thermometers and wall thermostats were researched in detail.
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