March 14, 2008

Weekly news roundup

Time flies when you have so much news to work on, and in the green world, journalists are bombarded by it. Here are this week's news roundup :

EPA says switch them out
To date, one million switches, which contains minute amount of mercury, have been removed from scrapped vehicles through the National Vehicle Mercury Switch Recovery Program formed by the Environmental Protection Agency and several auto-related industry groups. The EPA said significant amount of mercury emissions can be released if mercury switches are not removed from retired vehicles.

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