Article - 21 Jan 2013
Mercury alloyed with a number of metals forms amalgam, which is primarily used for dental fillings. The common constituents of amalgam are mercury, tin, silver, copper and other trace metals.
News - 25 Jan 2008
In an editorial published today in the February issue of the Journal of Dental Research, Derek Jones, Professor Emeritus of Biomaterials, Dalhousie University (Halifax, NS, Canada), and Chair of the...
News - 19 Nov 2008
Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh have developed a simple and quick method for detecting mercury in fish and dental samples, two substances at the center of public concern about mercury...
News - 13 Nov 2009
Tooth enamel is hardest material in the human body because it's made almost entirely of minerals. As tough as it may be, however, enamel can be broken down by bacteria, forming cavities and...
News - 29 May 2013
One of the panel sessions at the ‘Mercury 2013’ International Conference in Edinburgh (28th July – 2nd Aug) “will be highly contentious and should result in a heated...
News - 24 Sep 2007
On September 19, 2007, a new electrolysis plant for the production of chlorine and caustic soda was officially opened at VESTOLIT in Marl. The plant, which was engineered and built by Uhde at Marl...
News - 1 Nov 2010
Market Publishers Ltd informs that new in-demand reports on various chemicals markets in the EU have been added to its catalogue “Chemicals & Petrochemicals”.
News - 15 Jun 2010
World governments, under the auspices of the United Nations Environment Programme, today completed the first step towards a legally binding treaty to control mercury pollution at the first...
Article - 14 Aug 2019
This article discusses placer gold mining.
News - 12 Mar 2015
An interdisciplinary team of researchers from the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences at the University of Copenhagen and the Niels Bohr Institute at the University of Copenhagen have developed...