The Mercury Murder Mystery (1994)

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    United Kingdom

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  • Genre

    Current affairs

  • Type


  • Category

    Non Fiction


Report on the pollution caused by the mercury plants of Thor Chemicals in Margate (where the plant has now closed) and Johannesburg (where work continues and workers, according to the programme, face serious health risks). The programme also follows up alleged trading in the substance red mercury, used for nuclear detonators, and offered for sale in South Africa.

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