What Every Dentist Needs to Know About the New Amalgam Regulations

Dealing with a new dental regulation may seem as appealing as getting a root canal, but the latest ruling is a smart step forward for both the dental community and the environment. Effective July 14, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is cracking down to reduce the amount of metals—including mercury—that end up in municipal sewage treatment plants (aka publicly owned treatment works, or POTWs).

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