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For more information on mercury, check out the following: These documents are PDF's and can be viewed using Acrobat Reader


Environmental Protection Agency mercury information:
www.epa.gov/mercury


Mercury Awareness, Washington State Department of Ecology,
Publication #01-04-022, Revised December 2003:
http://www.ecy.wa.gov/pubs/0104022.pdf


Mercury Fact Sheet, Washington Toxics Coalition, February
2004: (http://www.watoxics.org/content/pdf/mercuryfactsheet.pdf)

 


US EPA page on cleaning up small mercury spills:
http://www.epa.gov/hg/spills

Mercury Ban in Washington State:

http://www.ecy.wa.gov/mercury/mercury_laws_mera.html

Contact Us

Solid Waste Division, Whatcom County Public Works
322 N. Commercial Street,  Suite 220, Bellingham, WA 98225; (360) 676-7695
Email: SolidWaste@co.whatcom.wa.us