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: US EPA: Mercury Use: Automotive sector
Dissension on the best way to fight mercury pollution | EVISA's News
How mercury gets into the sea | EVISA's News
Instrument database: Brooks Rand Labs - MERX Total Mercury Configuration for EPA 1631
First biological function of mercury discovered | EVISA's News
Dietary mercury exposure: Mercury isotopes can tell the source | EVISA's News
Link database: USGS: Atmospheric Mercury Speciation
Mercury 'speciation analysis' by using thermal desorption analysis | EVISA's News
A new study finds: Inorganic mercury stays in the brain for years if not decades | EVISA's News
Link database: Toxicity of Mercury
Toxic Methylmercury-Producing Microbes More Widespread Than Realized | EVISA's News
Mercury is converted to oxidized species in the upper atmosphere facilitating its entrance into the food chain | EVISA's News
Instrument database: Tekran Instruments Corporation - Model 1135 Particulate Mercury Unit
High levels of mercury found in mountain lions linked to coastal fog | EVISA's News
Seabass populations can be differentiated by their Mercury Isotope Distribution | EVISA's News
Link database: Exposure to Elemental Mercury
Link database: Blacksmith Institute: mercury pollution
Mercury contaminated freshwater fish from the NE United States: Where comes the mercury from ? | EVISA's News
Natural dissolved organic matter plays dual role in cycling of mercury | EVISA's News
Bacterial methylation of mercury not only starting from oxidized mercury | EVISA's News