Frequently Asked Questions Information on Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs (CFLs) and Mercury, November 2010
MERCURY 6009 Hg MW: 200.59 CAS: 7439-97-6 RTECS: OV4550000 METHOD: 6009, Issue 2 EVALUATION: PARTIAL Issue 1: 15 May 1989 Issue 2: 15 August 1994 OSHA : C 0.1 mg/m 3 (skin) NIOSH: 0.05 mg/m 3 (skin) ACGIH: 0.025 mg/m 3 (skin) PROPERTIES: liquid; d 13.55 g/mL @ 20 °C; BP 356 °C; HP 39 °C; VP ...
104 MERCURY (Data in metric tons of mercury content unless otherwise noted) 1 Domestic Production and Use: Mercury has not been mined as a primary mineral commodity in the United States since 1992, when the McDermitt Mine in Nevada closed.
route, and inhalation of vapors has been the major cause of mercury poisonings in Oklahoma. All fish have mercury stored in their organs due to mercury's long history of use and natural occurrence.
1 TRAINING FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS TRAINING FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS [Date …Place …Event…Sponsor…Organizer] [Date …Place …Event…Sponsor…Organizer] Children's Health and the Environment WHO Training Package for the Health Sector World Health Organization www.who.int/ceh MERCURY ...
Name: _____ Mercury by Cynthia Sherwood Mercury is the planet nearest the sun. It’s so close that if you were standing on Mercury, the sun would appear two and a half times bigger than what it looks like from here on Earth.
MERCURY CAS # 7439-97-6 Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry ToxFAQs April 1999 This fact sheet answers the most frequently asked health questions (FAQs) about mercury.
Page - 1 - Mercury Spill Information and Cleanup Guidance May 2007 Background Information Mercury can be found in a variety of household, commercial and industrial items such as fever thermometers, thermostats, and fluorescent light bulbs.
Public Health Statement for Mercury CAS# 7439-97-6 March 1999 This Public Health Statement is the summary chapter from the Toxicological Profile for Mercury.
On the one hand, mercury has many attractive and useful properties, but on the other hand it presents a risk of toxic effects. The challenge we face today is to take advantage of