Call to phase out mercury from dentistry by 2018 By Staff Correspondent | Last Updated: 7th May, 2017, 00:00

Dentists, dental professionals, government representatives and environmental leaders demanded immediate steps to phase out mercury from dentistry by 2018.   They came up with the demand during a…

Call to phase out mercury from dentistry by 2018

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