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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Mercury in Schools and the Community: A National Issue

Title:
Mercury in Schools and the Community: A National Issue

Abstract:
This participatory curriculum, adapted from Wisconsin’s “Mercury in Your Community and the Environment,” correlates to national standards. It provides general information on mercury, including health issues, cultural and religious issues and unique properties of mercury. School information, including a case study of mercury contamination at a school, and a school mercury audit are provided. Also included are sections on household information, mercury in the environment, and mercury in our world and community. (PDF Format; Length: 80 pages)

URL:
http://www4.uwm.edu/shwec/publications/cabinet/p2/national-curriculum.pdf

Source:
U.S. EPA and University of Wisconsin Extension

Resource Type:
Manual/handbook/curriculum

Date of Publication:
March 2002

Associated Sectors:

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