On Capital Tonight, we’ve had many conversations on this show about pollution and the environment. Whether it be related to hydrofracking, oil spills, air pollution – the list goes on.
But one form we don’t often discuss is mercury pollution. A report released today says New York’s thermostat recycling program is one of the worst in the nation,
NYPIRG’s Joe Stelling and Andrew Radin of the New York State Product Stewardship Council sat down with us to talk about why the mercury from those thermostats poses a serious threat to human health and wildlife.

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