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I broke a mercury thermometer but could not find any sign of spilled mercury. What should I do?

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  • I broke a mercury thermometer but could not find any sign of spilled mercury. What should I do?


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Answer #1 | 19/12 2013 23:21
The EPA has good information on what to do: http://www.epa.gov/mercury/spills/#thermometer
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Answer #2 | 19/12 2013 23:32
use a metal detector
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Answer #3 | 20/12 2013 00:00
I'd call the firefighters or whoever is in charge of dealing with this kind of thing. Better to be safe than sorry.
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