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Will the Mercury Export Ban Act of 2008 effect the shipping of my PP1 RCP analyzer or spare parts in the future?


The implementation of the Mercury Export Ban Act of 2008 will NOT have an effect on the purchase or shipping of our Peak Performer RCP.

The RCP does contain a mercuric oxide bed this is classified to be a mercury compound . Here are a few examples published from the US EPA's website

  • "Elemental mercury is an element that has not reacted with another substance. When mercury reacts with another substance, it forms a compound. Elemental mercury and mercury compounds have their own unique chemical properties, physical properties, and chemical structure."

  • "Some common mercury compounds are mercury chloride, mercury oxide…"

Please click here to read further details on the Mercury Export Ban Act of 2008.



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