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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Bacterial methylation of mercury not only starting from oxidized mercury | EVISA's News
Link database: Blacksmith Institute: mercury pollution
First biological function of mercury discovered | EVISA's News
Instrument database: Tekran Instruments Corporation - Series 3300 Speciating Mercury CEM - Overview
Dissension on the best way to fight mercury pollution | EVISA's News
Seabass populations can be differentiated by their Mercury Isotope Distribution | EVISA's News
Most Canadians having dental amalgam in their mouth are exposed to mercury at levels surpassing the reference exposure level (REL) | EVISA's News
Instrument database: Mercury Instruments GmbH - Mercury Stack Monitor SM-3
ERM-AE671: A new Certified Reference Material to make methylmercury measurements in food more reliable | EVISA's News
Link database: Medscape: Mercury toxicity
Mercury 'speciation analysis' by using thermal desorption analysis | EVISA's News
Company database: Tekran Instruments Corporation
Instrument database: Brooks Rand Labs - MERX Total Mercury Configuration for EPA 1631
Mercury "speciation analysis" by using thermal desorption analysis | EVISA's News
Link database: Illinois Teratogen Information Service: Methylmercury and Pregnancy
A new study finds: Inorganic mercury stays in the brain for years if not decades | EVISA's News
Mercury is converted to oxidized species in the upper atmosphere facilitating its entrance into the food chain | EVISA's News
Mercury in food EFSA updates advice on risks for public health | EVISA's News
Scientists reveal how organic mercury can interfere with vision | EVISA's News
Instrument database: Tekran Instruments Corporation - Model 2500 CVAFS Mercury Detector