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IIT-H, Harvard University study mercury accumulation in fish

Hindu Friday, 9 August 2019 ()
Though there is decrease in mercury pollution, the amount of mercury found in fish are different among different species
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News video: Higher levels of toxic mercury found in tuna and cod

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CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS — New research has linked an increase of toxic mercury in marine life to global warming and overfishing. Research by Harvard scientists analyzed data from the Gulf of Maine in the Atlantic Ocean. According to Reuters, it found a 23 percent increase of methylmercury, a...

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