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Mass balance determinations for pollutants in urban regions

California Institute of Technology. Dept. of Environmental Health Engineering

Mass balance determinations for pollutants in urban regions

methodology with applications to lead, zinc, cadmium, and arsenic

by California Institute of Technology. Dept. of Environmental Health Engineering

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Published by Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, Environmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory, for sale by the National Technical Information Service in Las Vegas, Nev, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Particle size determination,
  • Pollution -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Department of Environmental Engineering, California Institute of Technology
    SeriesEnvironmental monitoring series ; EPA-600/4-78-046
    ContributionsEnvironmental Monitoring and Support Laboratory (Las Vegas, Nev.)
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 114 p. :
    Number of Pages114
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14207315M

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    Urban runoff may also be a causative factor of eutrophication in coastal communities, especially those having small enclosed coastal lagoons or embayments, or in rapidly growing urban areas. Zimmerman () points out that the Chesapeake Bay area is one of the country’s most rapidly growing areas, with the population expected to increase by. Full text of "An Introduction To Environmental Chemistry And Pollution" See other formats.


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