Environment Council of Rhode Island

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Mercury Reduction and Education Act

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The bill would require manufacturers to fund a statewide recycling program for light bulbs containing mercury. It also calls for DEM to set and enforce higher collection goals for the existing EPR program for mercury thermostats.

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