DOE Openness: Human Radiation Experiments: What's New
Mercury Flask Data, 1962-1979
Originating Office: Processing Department and Manufacturing Division
Finding Aids: Y-12 Mercury Task Force Database Printout; Mercury at Y-12 (Y/EX-24) Bibliography
Disposition AuthorityPermanent Collection
Series Description: This record series consists of data on mercury flasking, storage, and inventory of mercury. Correspondence discussing procedures for quality control of mercury flasking is interspersed throughout the files. The series also contains logbooks for flasking mercury and inventory lists of mercury. Topics represented in the records include handling costs for flasking, storing, and shipping mercury; certification of compliance on mercury storage flasks; laboratory analysis data; and safety analysis of flasking operations and mercury recovery data.
Data Elements: 88, 115, 117, 120, 123