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A Toxics-Free Future


An NGO Introduction to Mercury Pollution and the Minamata Convention on Mercury

April 2014

This booklet provides information about the toxic environmental pollutant mercury and its harm to human health and the environment, as well as the recently adopted Minamata Convention on Mercury. 

It encourages and enables global civil society organizations to engage in local, national and international activities aimed at controlling mercury pollution.

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