Absorbents


Using the TRIVOREX® powder to absorb and neutralize a mercury spill Montpellier Chemistry ENS


Auteur(s) : P. HESEMANN, Type de produit dangereux : Mercury


Using the TRIVOREX® powder to absorb and neutralize a mercury spill Montpellier Chemistry ENS

As Mercury was present in pipes, the TRIVOREX® powder was used with an addition of water. After a first step of gel form, the mixture became solid and was shovelled and put in a bin for this purpose. Mercury was entirely imprisoned in the solid and there was no mark of pollution.