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Jan 21, 2017
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Mercury

https://www.epa.gov/mercury

EPA topic page about mercury in the environment with resources on environmental contamination, prevention and health effects.

Source: EPA

Jan 21, 2017
Mercury Exposure and Your Health

http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/mercury/

This topic page provided by the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR)provides information addressing health effects, diagnosis and treatment, and other key resources related to mercury.

Source: ATSDR

Jun 01, 2013
OSHA Safety and Health Topics: Mercury

http://www.osha.gov/SLTC/mercury/index.html

This page provides information on mercury properties, health effects, standards and more

Source: OSHA

Feb 01, 2009
Children's Exposure to Elemental Mercury: A National Review of Exposure Events

http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/mercury/docs/MercuryRTCFinal2013345.pdf

This report, titled "Children’s Exposure to Elemental Mercury: A National Review of Exposure Events," was prepared by the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Source: ATSDR

May 01, 2008
Enviro-Health Links: Mercury and Human Health

http://sis.nlm.nih.gov/enviro/mercury.html

This page Mercury and Human Health," includes links to sites about mercury reduction, occupational exposure, compact fluorescent light bulbs, mercury in health care, regulations

Source: NIH