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Mercury Contamination Plagues D.C. Schools

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Mercury Contamination Plagues D.C. Schools

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Mercury Contamination Plagues D.C. Schools

Mercury Contamination Plagues D.C. Schools

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A team from the Environmental Protection Agency undertakes the difficult task of cleaning up spilled mercury at Cardozo High School in Washington, D.C. No one in the school was contaminated, but the building has been closed on and off for more than a week while the cleanup proceeds.

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