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.



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A new study finds: Inorganic mercury stays in the brain for years if not decades | EVISA's News
Link database: Exposure to Elemental Mercury
Mercury contaminated freshwater fish from the NE United States: Where comes the mercury from ? | 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
Microbeam analysis of dental amalgam reveals high mobility of mercury | EVISA's News
Natural dissolved organic matter plays dual role in cycling of mercury | EVISA's News
Link database: EPA's Database on Mercury-Containing Products and Alternatives
Dietary mercury exposure: Mercury isotopes can tell the source | EVISA's News
Link database: OSHA Method ID-140: Mercury Vapor In Workplace Atmospheres
Instrument database: Tekran Instruments Corporation - Series 3300 Speciating Mercury CEM - Overview
Huge Amounts of Toxic Mercury Found Hidden in the Arctic Permafrost | EVISA's News
Link database: Toxicity of Mercury
Mercury 'speciation analysis' by using thermal desorption analysis | EVISA's News
Dissension on the best way to fight mercury pollution | EVISA's News
Instrument database: Brooks Rand Labs - MERX Total Mercury Configuration for EPA 1631
Scientists reveal how organic mercury can interfere with vision | EVISA's News
First biological function of mercury discovered | EVISA's News
High levels of mercury found in mountain lions linked to coastal fog | EVISA's News
Link database: USGS: Atmospheric Mercury Speciation