TITLE

SWR Interview: John Hanger

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Solid Waste Report;10/29/2009, Vol. 40 Issue 16, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection secretary John Hanger is presented. When asked on the effectivity of the new law on Mercury-Free Thermostat Act, he says it will take effect on December 8, 2009. Hanger says that mercury is a toxic metal which can cause nerve damage and brain damage to people and animals. On the significant hazard, he says that one thermostat contains four grams of mercury.
ACCESSION #
48843239

 

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