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Watch the Signing of the Minamata Convention on Mercury

For more than 50 years, mercury has been utilized in dental amalgam (silver fillings) to do many different dental procedures. Although the American Dental Association has not recognized that this is just a major health problem, other countries, companies, and health experts from around the globe disagree. In addition to posing a serious threat to individual health, these mercury fillings are harmful and excessively harmful to the environment. The groundwork for the Minamata Convention on Mercury is made in 2010, and this video shows the historic signing of the international mercury treaty. Health advocates and environmentalists believe the agreement will be the first of many to cause the complete ‘phase-out’ of the harmful material.


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