Groups reveal high levels of mercury emissions in dental institutions

Environmental justice group BAN Toxics together with International Association of Oral and Medical Toxicologists-Philippines, World Alliance for Mercury-Free Dentistry, Swedish Society for Nature Conservation, and Asia Center for Environmental Health, measured the level of concentration of mercury in five dental schools and supply stores in some regions of the country, including CAR. 

Preventing Toxic Waste Dumping: Study calls for Basel Ban Amendment ratification

Ban Toxics (BT) and the Ateneo School of Government (ASOG) released a study calling for the immediate ratification of the Basel Ban Amendment, stating that the ratification has been ‘long overdue’.

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