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Mercury emissions down but mercury in Mass. fish remains high
By Beth Daley and Marta O. Craviotto
Mercury emissions from major Massachusetts sources have declined by 90 percent over the past two decades, but mercury levels in the state’s freshwater fish hold stubbornly high, with many species too contaminated for pregnant women and children to eat.
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