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Title Impact of heavy metals on the environment / edited by J.-P. Vernet
Published Amsterdam ; New York : Elsevier, 1992


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  574.5222 Ver/Ioh  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 444 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
regular print
Series Trace metals in the environment ; 2
Trace metals in the environment ; 2
Contents (cont) Sustainable management of cadmium in Danish agriculture / J.C. Tjell and T.H. Christensen -- Trace metal dynamics in forest soil organic horizons in the eastern and central United States / A.J. Friedland -- Mobilizable metal in anthropogenic contaminated soils and its ecological significance / S.K. Gupta -- Radionuclides as chronometers and tracers -- Pollution source reconnaissance using stable lead isotope ratios / M. Kersten [and others] -- Regional studies: sediment and water environment -- Evolution of trace metal cycles in limed industrially-polluted lake / M. Camusso, G. Tartari and A. Zirino -- Trace metals in sediments and waters: case study from Egypt / I.H. Elsokkary -- Dynamic processes in relation to heavy metal distributions in surficial sediments: the example of Lake Geneva / D. Span [and others] -- Uranium enrichment in surface and ground waters of the Alpine Rhone watershed / J. Dominik [and others] -- Wastewater -- Long-term effects of mine land reclamation using municipal sewage sludge / W.E. Sopper
Health effects of metals -- Lead release from human trabecular bone / K. Bercovitz and D. Laufer -- Mercury contamination in fishermen of the lower north shore of the Gulf of St. Lawrence / C. Laliberte [and others] -- Body lead distribution in children: physiological significance of biomarkers values vs. age and curvilinear or linear relations with a first order kinetic / A. Steenhout -- Interactions of metals on plants -- Lichens and heavy metals in the environment / J. Garty -- Interactions of cyanobacteria and microalgae with caesium / S.V. Avery, G.A. Codd and G.M. Gadd -- Bio-accumulation of metals on animals -- Bioavailability of sediment-bound metals for benthic aquatic organisms / J.-C. Amiard -- Biomonitoring of mercury in European eel (Anguilla Anguilla L.) in the Netherlands, compared with pike-perch (Stizostedion Lucioperca): statistical analysis / H. Pieters and P. Hagel -- Lead poisoning in waterfowl: field and experimental data / C. Amiard-Triquet [and others] -- Soil interaction -- Biogeochemistry of copper and cadmium in unpolluted forests / C. Keller, F.-L. Domergue and J.-C. Vedy
Analysis Environment Pollutants Heavy metals
Environment Pollutants Heavy metals
Notes Includes indexes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Heavy metals -- Environmental aspects -- Congresses.
Heavy metals -- Environmental aspects.
Environmental Exposure.
Environmental Health.
Metals -- adverse effects.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Vernet, J.-P. (Jean-Pierre)
LC no. 92026791
ISBN 0444895221 (alk. paper)