Distribution and contamination assessment of heavy metals in sediment of the Second Songhua River, China

@article{Lin2007DistributionAC,
  title={Distribution and contamination assessment of heavy metals in sediment of the Second Songhua River, China},
  author={Chengfang Lin and Mengchang He and Yuxiang Zhou and Wei Guo and Zhen Fan Yang},
  journal={Environmental Monitoring and Assessment},
  year={2007},
  volume={137},
  pages={329-342}
}
The Second Songhua River was subjected to a large amount of raw or primary effluent from chemical industries in Jilin city in 1960s to 1970s, resulting in serious mercury pollution. However, an understanding of other trace metal pollution has remained unclear. The objective of this study was to investigate trace metal contamination in the sediment of the river. Bottom sediment samples were taken in the river between Jilin city and Haerbin city in 2005. An uncontaminated sediment profile was… CONTINUE READING
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