Thimerosal and Autism: Reviewing the Evidence
July 12, 2007 by

There are three forms of mercury. One form is an organic mercury, of which the two primary forms and ethyl and methylmercury. Ethylmercury is the form used in some vaccines. Mercuric salts are found in batteries and elemental mercury, e.g., quicksilver. Mercury is ubiquitous in the global environment; 95 percent of environmental mercury resides in …