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Author Grant, N.
Source United States Department of Energy Office of Scientific and Technical Information
Content type Text
Language English
Subject Keyword ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES ♦ RADIATION, THERMAL, AND OTHER ENVIRON. POLLUTANT EFFECTS ON LIVING ORGS. AND BIOL. MAT. ♦ MERCURY ♦ ENVIRONMENTAL TRANSPORT ♦ HEALTH HAZARDS ♦ BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS ♦ BUILDUP ♦ ORGANIC MERCURY COMPOUNDS ♦ UPTAKE ♦ ELEMENTS ♦ HAZARDS ♦ MASS TRANSFER ♦ MERCURY COMPOUNDS ♦ METALS ♦ ORGANIC COMPOUNDS ♦ Environment, Atmospheric- Chemicals Monitoring & Transport- (-1989) ♦ Environment, Terrestrial- Chemicals Monitoring & Transport- (-1989) ♦ Environment, Aquatic- Chemicals Monitoring & Transport- (-1989) ♦ Chemicals Metabolism & Toxicology
Abstract A general discussion of the environmental transport of mercury is presented. Documented cases of mercury poisoning in humans are presented, and recommendations for amelioration of the problem are given.
Educational Use Research
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 1971-05-01
Publisher Place United States
Journal Environment
Volume Number 13
Issue Number 4
Organization Washington Univ. School of Medicine, Seattle


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