The goal of this site is to provide scientific background information, to outline current policies and legislation, research protocols and programmes, and practical guidance related to mercury.

You can find a general overview of the issues and concerns associated with mercury on the Facts about Mercury, page as well as more detailed information on the SAMA Programme, and on mercury research undertaken in South Africa. Within this site, you will also find a list of Gaps in Mercury Research, Mercury-Related links, and Events, both past and future, to name a few!