Human activity has doubled or tripled levels of mercury in the world's oceans, study finds

  • by: SETH BORENSTEIN , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 6, 2014 - 12:10 PM

WASHINGTON — In much of the world's oceans, levels of the metal mercury are double to triple what they were before the industrial revolution, a new study says.

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