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Main Title Diagnosis mercury : money, politics, and poison /
Author Hightower, Jane M.
Publisher Island Press/Shearwater Books,
Year Published 2009
OCLC Number 191927211
ISBN 9781597263955 (cloth : alk. paper); 1597263958 (cloth : alk. paper)
Subjects Mercury--Toxicology. ; Mercury wastes--Political aspects. ; Mercury--Environmental aspects. ; Mercury--Government policy--United States. ; Mercury--toxicity.
Holdings
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Status
EOAM  RA1231.M5H54 2009 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 08/04/2009
ESAM  RA1231.M5H54 2009 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 08/31/2009
Collation xii, 307 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 271-295) and index.
Contents Notes
The discovery -- Finding my way -- The media meets the victims -- Spreading the news -- A spoonful of mercury -- Making money with a menace -- The summit -- Feeling the heat in mercury politics -- The Canadian mercury scare -- Dr Sa'Adoun al-Tikriti -- Fishy loaves -- Fishing with the FDA for evidence in Iraq -- Fishing with the industry for evidence in Iraq -- From American Samoa to Peru -- The political realm of Seychelles versus Faroes -- The mercury study report -- Strategic errors and redundant tactics -- The canning of proposition 65 mercury warnings -- Diagnosis mercury.