Where does mercury come from?

Answer

Mercury comes from volcanoes, weathering of rocks and coal burning power plants. Mercury is also mined in cinnabar ores in Spain, China, Kyrgyzstan and Algeria. Mercury although important, can cause harm to the nervous system and even death when exposed to it for long periods.
Q&A Related to "Where does mercury come from?"
Depending on what you are wondering about it can come from many places. It can come from the sky, the ground, water, could be a tree, or maybe from the human body. For more information
http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Science/Other/where...
Money is created by debt. It is usually held in the Federal Reserve. The US department of treasury actually prints money out for the public. Look here for more information:
http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Hobbies/Antiques_an...
A another word for phlegm is mucus. You usually can cough it up, it comes from the lungs. When you can't cough it up and it mixes with your saliva, it becomes thick and stringy. That
http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Health/Diseases/whe...
Molasses comes from the residual processing of sugar cane and also sugar beets. It is commonly used as soil fertilizer for plants and in human consumption. You can find more information
http://www.ask.com/web-answers/Food_and_Drinks/Foo...
1 Additional Answer
Mercury is found in different elements found in nature, mercury is a metal and minded like iron from cinnabar, coal, a mercuric sulfide ore. It is easly separated by roasting ore in air.
Explore this Topic
Liquid mercury comes from the cinnabar ore. It has huge toxicity and can result to damage to the kidneys and nerves, birth defects and blindness. It is denoted ...
The name Mercury comes from the Roman God Mercury. It has many craters much like our moon, and has no moons of its own. It's core is made of iron. ...
The minimum distance between Earth and Mercury is 77 million km. The maximum distance between the two planets is 222 million km. The differences come in due to ...
About -  Privacy -  Careers -  Ask Blog -  Mobile -  Help -  Feedback  -  Sitemap  © 2014 Ask.com