Determination of Cu, Pb, Zn, Ni, Co, Cd, and Mn in road dusts of Samsun City.

The dust samples from 52 different locations in central roads of Samsun City were collected in a study area of 40 km long for the purpose of determining total metal concentrations of dust samples by flame atomic absorption spectrometry. The concentrations of Cu, Pb, Co, Zn, Ni, Mn, and Cd were found in the ranges of 11.92-352.43, 5.47-223.57, 4.52-41.69, 40… (More)