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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Mercury in food EFSA updates advice on risks for public health | EVISA's News
Instrument database: Brooks Rand Labs - MERX Total Mercury Configuration for EPA 1631
Instrument database: Tekran Instruments Corporation - Model 2500 CVAFS Mercury Detector
High levels of mercury found in mountain lions linked to coastal fog | EVISA's News
How mercury gets into the sea | EVISA's News
Scientists reveal how organic mercury can interfere with vision | EVISA's News
Link database: Princeton University: Mercury Cycling and Methylation
Most Canadians having dental amalgam in their mouth are exposed to mercury at levels surpassing the reference exposure level (REL) | EVISA's News
Link database: Medscape: Mercury toxicity
Link database: EPA's Database on Mercury-Containing Products and Alternatives
Is methyl mercury limiting the delight of seafood ? - To answer this question is a challenge for elemental speciation analysis | EVISA's News
Dietary mercury exposure: Mercury isotopes can tell the source | EVISA's News
Bacterial methylation of mercury not only starting from oxidized mercury | EVISA's News
Huge Amounts of Toxic Mercury Found Hidden in the Arctic Permafrost | EVISA's News
Link database: Toxicity of Mercury
ERM-AE671: A new Certified Reference Material to make methylmercury measurements in food more reliable | EVISA's News
Occurrence of Mercurous [Hg(I)] Species in Environmental Solid Matrices | EVISA's News
Mercury 'speciation analysis' by using thermal desorption analysis | EVISA's News
Company database: Tekran Instruments Corporation
Instrument database: Tekran Instruments Corporation - Model 1130 Mercury Speciation Unit