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Flashcards in Mercury spillage Deck (5):
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1.

inform senior staff

2

2.

use contents of mercury spillage kit to control the spread of spillage

3

3.

mix the powders of flours of sulphur and calcium hydroxide with water to make paste, paint this around the spillage to contain it

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4.

the remaining paste can be painted over the spillage

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5.

once dry, the contaminated paste and spillage are wired up thoroughly with damp paper towels and disposed of in waste amalgam store