Olson ES1, Sharma RK, Pavlish JH.
Anal Bioanal Chem. 2002 Nov;374(6):1045-9. Epub 2002 Oct 16.Recent research has demonstrated that in a simulated flue gas stream containing NO(2) and SO(2) elemental mercury is initially captured on a carbon or manganese oxide sorbent. After approximately an hour, however, mercury breaks through relatively rapidly, and the volatile form of mercury emitted is an oxidized species. The volatile mercury species emitted from a granular MnO(2) sorbent was trapped in an impinger containing cold acetonitrile. Read More