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[email protected] supports phasing out dental mercury around the world

Hoffman Estates, IL (PRWEB) September 8, 2014 – Since dental mercury is one of the most prevalent sources of mercury contamination today, is renewing its commitment to champion the charge against dental mercury's worldwide use. has designated the week of September 8 – 14 as Mercury Awareness Week. The company will donate a portion of its proceeds -- up to $100,000 -- to the Consumers for Dental Choice, a group of consumers, environmental and health leaders that works tirelessly to phase out dental mercury use in Europe, Asia, Africa, and Latin America.

Visitors to can help abolish the use of dental mercury, a pervasive and volatile heavy metal, and help make the world a cleaner, less toxic place. matched $75,000 raised last year and donated $50,000 the year before to previous Mercury Awareness Weeks.

For anyone interested in reading more, or making a donation, they can go to and click on "Donate,” or visit for more information.


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Dr. Joseph Mercola is a New York Times best-selling author and founder of He was voted the 2009 Ultimate Wellness Game Changer by the Huffington Post and has been featured in the national media in such outlets including Time magazine and the LA Times, CNN, Fox News, ABC News, the Today Show, and CBS’ Washington Unplugged. is currently the world’s #1 natural health website.