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By W. Calmano, W. Ahlf, U. Förstner (auth.), Prof. Dr. W. Calmano, Prof. Dr. U. Förstner (eds.)

This e-book is the results of a learn undertaking on environmental behaviour of sediments. It represents some of the most accomplished courses within the box of chemical and organic interactions of toxicants in sediments. It additionally offers worthy insights into the particular foreign kingdom of sediment caliber evaluation and discusses a variety of chemical and organic ways to sediment toxicity. the certainty of interactions of poisonous ingredients in sediments and of stipulations controlling mobilization, move and bioavailability can be utilized to foretell environmental fates and results of chemical substances. Such wisdom is key to give an explanation for the constraints of latest water caliber rules and may aid to establish applicable sediment caliber criteria.

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In: Christensen E et at. (Eds) Proc 1st Intern Spec Conf on Contaminated Aquatic Sediments: Historical Records, Environmental Impact, and Remediation. Water Sci Technol (in press) Carlson AR (199 I) Environ Toxic Chern 10: I 309-1319 Chapman PM (1986) Sediment quality criteria from a sediment quality triad: An example. Environ Toxicol Chern 5:957-964 Chapman PM, Barrick RC, Neff JM, Swartz RC (1987) Four independent approaches to developing sediment quality criteria yield similar values for model contaminants.

3 Results and Discussion The different phases of the experiment and the corresponding concentrations in the overlying water of the LABOSI experiment (oxygen, pH, nitrate and ammonium) are shown in Figs. 3. In phase 1, the LABOSI apparatus was open and the flooded water was still vented with air. 3 due to CO 2 volatilization. S. After 26 days the apparatus was closed and the pH was no longer regulated. l by flushing the gas-loop with nitrogen and then kept constant for the next 123 h (phase 2). 8.

Environ Geol Water Sci 11:77-84 Calmano W (1979) Untersuchungen tiber das Yerhalten von Spurenelementen an Rheinund Mainschwebstoffen mit Hilfe radioanalytischer Methoden. PhD thesis, THDarmstadt Calmano W, Hong J, Forstner U (1992) Einfluft von pH-Wert und Redoxpotential auf die Bindung und Mobilisierung von Schwermetallen in kontaminierten Sedimenten. Yom Wasser 78:245-257 Calmano W, Hong J, Forstner U (1994) Binding and mobilization of heavy metals in contaminated sediments affected by pH and redox potential.

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