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Broken Mercury Thermometers [PDF]
Abstract: Contains information about cleaning up mercury spills and alternative thermometers.
Source: Harvard University Environmental Health and Safety Office
Land Disposal Restrictions
Abstract: Introduction to Land Disposal Restrictions under RCRA. This is Chapter 6 of the RCRA Orientation Manual.
Source: US Environmental Protection Agency
Selecting Non-Mercury Thermometers
Abstract: Compares the accuracy of different types of thermometers.
Source: Sustainable Hospitals/Lowell Center for Sustainable Production