GLRPPR Sector Resource: Mercury Use in Dental Amalgam
Mercury Use in Dental Amalgam
This Fact Sheet summarizes the use of mercury in dental amalgam, including the total amount of mercury amalgam sold in the U.S. in 2001, 2004, 2007, and 2010. The information in the Fact Sheet is based on data submitted to the state members of the Interstate Mercury Education and Reduction Clearinghouse (IMERC) including Connecticut, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont. The
data is available online through the IMERC Mercury-Added Products Database.
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Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable (GLRPPR)
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