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Mercury level at industrial park safe, dept says

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No significant levels of mercury have been found in water sources near the 304 Industrial Park in Prachin Buri's Si Maha Phot district, the Pollution Control Department (PCD) says. 

PCD officials last week collected nine samples of sediment and soil and 11 samples of water from the Shalongwaeng canal, which is connected to the industrial site, for testing.

Initial results found the levels of mercury in all samples were acceptable, said a source involved in the testing.

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