In their new study, Kelly and her colleagues duplicate Garcia and Carignan's finding and provide new insight into processes by which fires boost mercury
contamination in fish.
Under the Clean Air Interstate Rule of March 2005, the EPA has mandated a 23% reduction of mercury
by 2010 and a 69% reduction by 2018.
The FDA and the EPA are in agreement with each other in their co-authored methyl mercury
advisory from March 2004.
, fish oils, and the risk of myocardial infarction.
5) The mercury
in a dental amalgam continuously emits mercury
Previously, the steel industry was thought to be an insignificant source of mercury
to the environment.
By taking a cue from GM, BMW and Harley-Davidson in particular, Mercury
Marine realized that the core competencies in casting for successful engine manufacturers revolved around the 5 Cs--the cylinder block, cylinder head, crankcase, connecting rods and crankshaft.
They allege the mercury
in the fillings contributes not only to MS but to Parkinson's disease, manic-depressive disorders, schizophrenia, and a variety of immune system diseases.
pollution from power plants threatens the health of women and their babies.
Consistent with this background, saliva has high levels of inorganic mercury
associated with the total number of amalgam surfaces, which markedly increased during mastication and bruxism.
Recent studies suggest that when atmospheric mercury
encounters light, gases such as ozone and sea spray-borne halogens oxidize it to a more reactive and water-soluble form.
Naomi Miller Coval, a well-known and pioneering woman dentist, died of mercury