Common Covert Chemical and Physical Hazards in School Science Laboratories. Part 2.

Web Abstract: 
Explains that mercury is a dangerous substance to use in school science laboratories and gives several examples of mercury poisoning. Lists some precautions that should be taken in case of mercury spillage in the lab. Advocates using non-mercury laboratory equipment and limiting student access to mercury to prevent dangerous situations.
Author: 
Roy, Ken
Journal: 
Science Education International
Publication Date: 
02/29/2000
Page Numbers: 
p22-23
Resource List Category: 
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