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1st Edition

Toxic Metal Chemistry in Marine Environments

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ISBN 9780824786472
Published February 26, 1992 by CRC Press
404 Pages

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Book Description

Presents an integrated chemical behavior of selected toxic metals: arsenic, cadmium, chromium, copper, mercury, and lead. All important processes that may affect their marine chemistry are discussed. Thermodynamic calculations are performed to propose the most probable route of chemical behavior. Th

Table of Contents

1 Introduction 2 Basic Concepts in Marine Chemistry 3 Solubility Equilibria of Major Elements in Seawater and Marine Sediments 4 Arsenic in Marine Environments 5 Cadmium in Marine Environments 6 Chromium in Marine Environments 7 Copper in Marine Environments 8 Mercury in Marine Environments 9 Lead in Marine Environments

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