Draft Mercury Phase-Down Strategy
Comment Period is now Closed
In fulfillment of a
Collaboration Strategy recommendation, in April 2006, the Collaboration commenced development of a basin-wide Strategy for the phase-down
of mercury in products and waste.
The Draft Strategy
was available for public comment through October 27, 2007. Comments received
during the public comment period are now being considered.
A copy of the draft document was first distributed to government agency
experts for technical review, then revised and distributed to a limited
group of industry and environmental group stakeholders. The summary of
Comments on Mercury in Products Phasedown Strategy From Limited Stakeholder
Review By the Great Lakes Mercury in Products Phasedown Strategy Team
(PDF, 45Kb) has also been provided for your reference.