Safety notice – Liquid metal embrittlement by mercury in the refining and allied process industries

Source: Health and Safety Executive on 2014-02-28 13:00:09
Health and Safety Executive
HSE is aware of a number of recent failures of primary containment, caused by Liquid Metal Embrittlement (LME) by mercury. This safety notice describes the potential integrity hazards relating to the presence of mercury in crude oil, the refining process and some downstream industries.

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