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Title: Mercury-Free Alternatives for Schools

URL: http://www.epa.state.il.us/green-illinois/green-schools/mercury-free-alternative...

Abstract: The purpose of this fact sheet is to help schools identify and find alternatives to mercury and other hazardous materials that may be present in school facilities. It focuses primarily on mercury compounds and mercury-containing equipment used in curriculum activity. Includes information on autobody class, industrial arts class, wood & metal shops; biology, chemistry, physics and science rooms; heating, ventilation and air conditioning laboratories/classrooms; medical technology classrooms and school medical offices; art classrooms; home economics classrooms; and non-educational mercury-containing items. (PDF Format; Length: 4 pages)

Source: Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (IEPA)

Date of Publication: March 2004

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