elemental mercury

Hg. Mercury in its elemental (pure) form, that is, as a metal; hence the synonym metallic mercury. A shiny, silver-gray metal that is a liquid at room temperature.
Elemental mercury has many uses and is for instance found in thermometers, barometers, dental amalgams, batteries, fluorescent lights and some electrical switches. It is rarely found in nature.



The term "elemental mercury" was found in the following pages:

Link database: EPA's Database on Mercury-Containing Products and Alternatives
High levels of mercury found in mountain lions linked to coastal fog | EVISA's News
Link database: US EPA: Mercury Use: Automotive sector
Link database: Toxicity of Mercury
Mercury contaminated freshwater fish from the NE United States: Where comes the mercury from ? | EVISA's News
Link database: OSHA Method ID-140: Mercury Vapor In Workplace Atmospheres
Instrument database: Tekran Instruments Corporation - Model 1130 Mercury Speciation Unit
Link database: Illinois Teratogen Information Service: Methylmercury and Pregnancy
Link database: Exposure to Elemental Mercury
Toxic Methylmercury-Producing Microbes More Widespread Than Realized | EVISA's News
Seabass populations can be differentiated by their Mercury Isotope Distribution | EVISA's News
Mercury is converted to oxidized species in the upper atmosphere facilitating its entrance into the food chain | EVISA's News
Link database: Blacksmith Institute: mercury pollution
Scientists reveal how organic mercury can interfere with vision | EVISA's News
Dietary mercury exposure: Mercury isotopes can tell the source | EVISA's News
How mercury gets into the sea | EVISA's News
Natural dissolved organic matter plays dual role in cycling of mercury | EVISA's News
ERM-AE671: A new Certified Reference Material to make methylmercury measurements in food more reliable | EVISA's News
Dissension on the best way to fight mercury pollution | EVISA's News
Occurrence of Mercurous [Hg(I)] Species in Environmental Solid Matrices | EVISA's News