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The Legacy of Mercury in Lake Superior

March 21, 2016 - in Corporate, Water

The northern Great Lakes are praised for being clean, but these aquatic systems don’t exist in a vacuum. Contaminants still find their way into lake water and sediments. Mercury is of particular interest because of its toxicity and persistence. In a new…

History of Metal Contamination Recorded in Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Soil

March 18, 2016 - in Analysis, Corporate, Maintenance, Water

Sacramento, Calif. – Scientists have traced the history of lead and mercury contamination in tidal wetlands of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, according…

UCLA Team Develops Smartphone-based Sensor for Detecting and Mapping Mercury

February 5, 2014 - in Projects, Sensors, Water

A team of researchers from the UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science has developed a smartphone attachment and application to test…