Assessment of heavy metal pollution in Red River surface sediments, Vietnam.

@article{Nguyen2016AssessmentOH,
  title={Assessment of heavy metal pollution in Red River surface sediments, Vietnam.},
  author={Thi Thu Hien Nguyen and Weiguo Zhang and Zhen Li and Jie Li and Can Ge and Jinyan Liu and Xuexin Bai and Huan Feng and Lizhong Yu},
  journal={Marine pollution bulletin},
  year={2016},
  volume={113 1-2},
  pages={513-519}
}
Surface sediment samples were collected from upstream down to the subaqueous delta of the Red River in Vietnam to assess heavy metal pollution. Sediment Cr and V concentrations are strongly correlated with Al, Fe, Mn and total organic carbon concentrations, as well as particle size, suggesting that these two metals are derived primarily from natural sources… CONTINUE READING