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Alphabetical Listing of Reference Documents by Title
NOTE: [PDF] links require Acrobat Reader from Adobe.

Laws and Regulations: Mercury
Abstract: Under certain Federal environmental statutes, such as the Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, and Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, EPA has the responsibility to develop regulations to control some mercury emissions to air, water, or from wastes and products. In addition, states also develop regulations to address mercury emissions.
Source: EPA
URL: http://www.epa.gov/mercury/regs.htm

Mercury Assessment: Air Force Base [PDF]
Abstract: This case study of an Air Force Base identifies the sources and uses of mercury-added products at the Base and efforts that the Base has undertaken to reduce or eliminate their reliance on mercury.
Source: Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association
URL: http://www.newmoa.org/publications/mercstudies/HanscomStudy.
pdf

Mercury Assessment: Environmental Laboratory [PDF]
Abstract: This case study of a federal laboratory includes information about effectiveness of a mercury inventory and management questionnaire; the use of mercury-added products at the facility, and the efforts that the laboratory has undergone to comply with mercury discharge limits and reduce their reliance on mercury-added products.
Source: Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association
URL: http://www.newmoa.org/publications/mercstudies/EPALabStudy1.
pdf

Mercury Assessment: New England College [PDF]
Abstract: This case study identifies the sources and uses of mercury-added products at a New England College and suggests efforts the College might undertake to reduce or eliminate their reliance on mercury.
Source: Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association
URL: http://www.newmoa.org/publications/mercstudies/CollegeStudy1
.pdf

Mercury Assessment: Portsmouth Naval Shipyard [PDF]
Abstract: This case study identifies the sources and uses of mercury-added products at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard. Also included are efforts that the Shipyard has undertaken to reduce or eliminate their reliance on mercury.
Source: Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association
URL: http://www.newmoa.org/publications/mercstudies/PortsmouthStu
dy1.pdf

 


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