Mercury exposure can lead to serious health issues. People who are exposed a in the course of their work must be provided with protection products and be monitored regularly to check these are effective.
Outside of work, mercury exposure concerns arising from environmental, dental or dietary sources can be assessed and often reassured using this product range.
At last, an easy way to check if surfaces are contaminated with mercury. This highly specific mercury indicator powder reacts with mercury vapour to give a dark colour. Sprinkle it onto any surface and leave 24 hours, then compare the result with fresh powder. Full instructions and a guide to interpreting the results are supplied with the pack.
A darkened appearance shows the ..
Mercury Vapour-Proof Mask
NOTE: NOT AVAILABLE FOR CUSTOMERS WITHIN EUROPEAN UNION
Filters mercury vapour for 150 hours at 2x TLV limit - that's a month of daily use
Mercury vapour filtration performance proven in independent testing
Original design using established multi-layered activated carbon cloth
Removes aerosols and particulates to 0.3 micron - categorised a..
What is it ?
Passive dosimetry is a personal monitoring technique which uses air flow to capture mercury vapour in the filter capsule over a period of time. The badge is then returned and the capsule is analysed for mercury. When adjusted for the exposure time, the average air concentration of mercury can then be calculated, showing if the worker has been at risk of mercur..
Workers in the recycling industry who handle and dismantle electronic equipment are frequently exposed to lead fumes. Occupational lead exposure is hazardous to the health of these workers and people at risk should be monitored. Urine assay of lead is the best method, as with mercury. This sample kit contains a urine sampling bottle, full instructions and the analysis is pre-paid. ..
Urine analysis service
Who needs this service ?
The Dental Team
The BDA advises that all members of the dental team who are exposed to mercury in the form of placing or removing dental amalgam fillings should be monitored annually for mercury exposure. Urine analysis is far more sensitive than hair or blood analysis because it measures total body burden from all routes (inhalation, ..