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  • New European BAT Conclusions for Waste Incineration – it’s Time to Monitor Total Mercury

    If you are in the waste incineration business, you might have heard that there are new and stricter emission regulations in the pipe within the European Union. Those regulations were made official just recently. But how does it all tie together? Let’s dig a bit deeper and connect the dots from “IED” to “THg”! IED and BREF The environmental impact of ...


    By Opsis AB

  • Continuous Emissions Monitoring of Total Mercury

    Over the past decades, mercury (Hg, quicksilver) has gone from being a versatile commodity used in everything from thermometers to herbicides, to a partially banned substance, which name alone signals environmental issues and health concerns. Today, much use of mercury has been phased out in favour of more environmental- and health-friendly substances, and the remaining circulation of mercury is ...


    By Opsis AB

  • An overview of recent IAEA projects on mercury in non-marine environments

    Nuclear and isotopic techniques are unique tools for studying mercury contamination and cycling in various environments. Therefore, the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has been supporting the use of nuclear and complementary analytical techniques (mainly neutron activation analysis, inductively coupled plasma – mass spectrometry and atomic absorption spectrometry), and application of ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • Continuing Challenge Hazmat – Booth 30

    Join Rick and Jeff at the Continuing Challenge Hazmat Workshop, booth 30, for a demonstration of our Jerome® mercury vapor analyzers and see the difference that an accurate, user friendly, reliable and durable mercury vapor analyzer can make.On display at the show: Jerome® ...


    By AMETEK Brookfield

  • Measuring total mercury due to small-scale gold mining activities to determine community vulnerability in Cihonje, Central Java, Indonesia

    This research is comparative study of gold mining and non-gold mining areas, using four community vulnerability indicators. Vulnerability indicators are exposure degree, contamination rate, chronic, and acute toxicity. Each indicator used different samples, such as wastewater from gold mining process, river water from Tajum river, human hair samples, and health questionnaire. This research ...


    By IWA Publishing

  • Determination of mercury speciation in fish tissue with a direct mercury analyzer

    Knowledge of mercury speciation in tissue is valuable for assessing potential toxicological effects in fish. Direct mercury analyzers, which use thermal decomposition and atomic absorption spectrometry, have recently gained popularity for determining organic mercury after procedural solvent extraction from some environmental media, although quantitative recovery from lipid‐rich materials, such ...


    By John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.

  • Continuing Challenge HAZMAT Workshop

    Join Jeff at the Continuing Challenge Hazmat Workshop, booth TBD, for a demonstration of our Jerome® mercury vapor analyzers and see the difference that an accurate, user-friendly, reliable and durable mercury vapor analyzer can make. ...


    By AMETEK Brookfield

  • IAFC International Hazardous Material Resource Team Conference – Booth 309

    Join Christy at the IAFC’s International Hazardous Materials Response Teams Conference, booth 309 for a demonstration of our Jerome® mercury vapor analyzers and see the difference that an accurate, user friendly, reliable and durable mercury vapor analyzer can make. ...


    By AMETEK Brookfield

  • AIHce – Booth 1620

    Join Joe and Quincy at AIHce, booth 1620, for a demonstration of our Jerome mercury vapor analyzers and see the difference that an accurate, user-friendly, reliable and durable mercury vapor analyzer can make. ...


    By AMETEK Brookfield

  • FAQ Corner – Teledyne Hastings Instruments at Pittcon 2013

    It’s hard to believe that it is now March, which means that Pittcon 2013 is right around the corner. Teledyne Hastings Instruments will have Applications Engineers and representatives in attendance to answer all of your mass flow and vacuum instrumentation questions. ...

  • Mercury Detection

    What is Mercury? Mercury is a neurotoxin. Mercury is a naturally-occurring chemical element found in rock in the earth’s crust, including in deposits of coal. On the periodic table, it has the symbol “Hg” and its atomic number is 80. It exists in several forms: elemental (metallic) mercury, inorganic mercury compounds, ...


    By Ion Science Ltd.

  • WEFTEC – Booth 1820

    Join Joe and Quincy at WEFTEC, booth 1820, for a demonstration of our Jerome® hydrogen sulfide analyzers and see the difference that an accurate, user-friendly, reliable and durable H2S analyzer can make. ...


    By AMETEK Brookfield

  • Detecting Mercury in Water

    Determination of Mercury (Hg) in Water by Hand-Held, Portable Cold Vapor Atomic Fluorescence SpectrometryWater is the most familiar and most abundant compound on Earth, making up 71% of its surface area.[1]It is a vital component for all known forms of life and is the aquatic habitat for thousands of species of microalgae, fish and shellfish. [2] With the presence of running water in our ...


    By AMETEK Brookfield

  • Gulf Coast Conference – Booth 1117

    Join Doug at the Gulf Coast Conference, booth 1117 for a demonstration of our Computrac Vapor Pro® XL and discover how Computrac® moisture analyzers can help enhance your lubrication and quality control processes. Also on display will be our latest Jerome® mercury vapor analyzer, the Jerome® J505. ...


    By AMETEK Brookfield

  • WEFTEC – Booth 5338

    Join Joe at WEFTEC, booth 5338 for a demonstration of our Jerome® hydrogen sulfide analyzers and see the difference that an accurate, user friendly, reliable and durable H2S analyzer can make. ...


    By AMETEK Brookfield

  • AIHce – Booth 1526

    Join Christy at AIHce, Booth 1526 for a demonstration of our Jerome® mercury vapor analyzers and see the difference that an accurate, user friendly, reliable and durable mercury vapor analyzer can make. ...


    By AMETEK Brookfield

  • Continuing Challenge Hazmat – Booth 10

    Join Jeff at the Continuing Challenge Hazmat Workshop, booth 10, for a demonstration of our Jerome® mercury vapor analyzers and see the difference that an accurate, user-friendly, reliable and durable mercury vapor analyzer can make. ...


    By AMETEK Brookfield

  • IAFC International Hazardous Materials Response Teams Conference – Booth 309

    Join Christy at the International Association of Fire Chiefs International Hazardous Materials Response Teams Conference, booth 309 for a demonstration of our Jerome® mercury vapor analyzers and see the difference that an accurate, user friendly, reliable and durable mercury vapor analyzer can make. ...


    By AMETEK Brookfield

  • Gulf Coast Conference – Booth TBD

    Join Doug at the Gulf Coast Conference, booth TBD, for a demonstration of our Computrac® Vapor Pro® XL and discover how Computrac® moisture analyzers can help enhance your lubrication and quality control processes. Also on display will be our latest Jerome® mercury vapor analyzer, the Jerome® J505. ...


    By AMETEK Brookfield

  • International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant – Booth 7

    Join Christy at ICMGP – the International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant, booth 7, for a demonstration of our Jerome® mercury vapor analyzers and see the difference that an accurate, user friendly, reliable and durable mercury vapor analyzer can make. ...


    By AMETEK Brookfield

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