Multiple federal service dental clinics have reported that mercury is released from Kerr amalgam capsules during trituration. Users have reported mercury in the mixing chambers of their triturators and have witnessed mercury ejection during trituration. The USAF Dental Investigation Service contacted The Kerr Corporation, who confirmed mercury is released from its capsules.
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