Compact Fluorescent Lights, Mercury, and the Landfill

Miller, Martha M.
September 2009
Engineer;Sep-Dec2009, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p52
Trade Publication
The article discusses the effects of mercury to human health and the environment. The effects include contamination of toxicity to the groundwater and ecosystem, reduction on the fertility of fish, and developmental disorders among young and unborn children. Furthermore, it states that high level exposure to mercury could also affect the lungs, kidneys, and brain.


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