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GreenFacts (2008)

Tooth filling materials Dental amalgams & alternative materials


9. What further information is needed on environmental risks of dental amalgams?

The information currently available is not sufficient to fully assess the environmental risks and indirect health effects from the use of dental amalgam in the EU. To allow this type of assessment, the following information is required:


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