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  • Journal title : Carbon letters
  • Volume 12, Issue 3,  2011, pp.121-130
  • Publisher : Korean Carbon Society
  • DOI : 10.5714/CL.2011.12.3.121
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A review of elemental mercury removal processing
Bae, Kyong-Min; Kim, Byung-Joo; Park, Soo-Jin;
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Public concern has recently increased over the potential risk of toxic elements emitted from anthropogenic sources. Among these, mercury has drawn special attention owing to its increasing level of bioaccumulation in the environment and in the food chain, with potential risks for human health. This paper presents an overview of research related to mercury control technology and identifies areas requiring additional research and development. It critically reviews measured mercury emissions progress in the development of promising control technologies, including catalytic oxidation, sorbent injection, photochemistry oxidation, and air pollution control devices.
mercury vapor removal;catalytic oxidation;sorbent injection;photochemistry oxidation;air pollution control devices;
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