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The U.S. ranks 7th in mercury production

According to the British Geological Survey, in 2006 the United States produced 15,000 kilograms of mercury, which made it tied for seventh with Mexico in that category. China ranked first, producing 800,000 kilograms of mercury, or 56% of the world total.

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