From: Bill Looney <bill.looney**At_Symbol_Here**OUTLOOK.COM>
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Department of Energy Awards Task Order for Elemental Mercury Long-Term Management and Storage
Date: Wed, 11 Dec 2019 20:36:10 +0000
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Remember the dropping mercury electrode polarograph?  Mercury all over the lab.

 

William C. Looney
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From: ACS Division of Chemical Health and Safety <DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**PRINCETON.EDU> On Behalf Of Osprey, James
Sent: Wednesday, December 11, 2019 1:16 PM
To: DCHAS-L**At_Symbol_Here**PRINCETON.EDU
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Department of Energy Awards Task Order for Elemental Mercury Long-Term Management and Storage

 

I recall as an astronomy undergraduate in the late 60's we used a mercury filled basin as an artificial horizon for sextant sightings.

James Osprey

 

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On 11 Dec 2019, at 18:53, Stuart, Ralph <Ralph.Stuart**At_Symbol_Here**keene.edu> wrote:

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I hope some college art department doesn't see this and a performance art project worked out with mercury.


I have seen such a thing in real life. A 4 foot pool of liquid mercury on the floor as an art project. I left the room asap...

- Ralph

Ralph Stuart, CIH, CCHO
Environmental Safety Manager
Keene State College
603 358-2859

ralph.stuart**At_Symbol_Here**keene.edu

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