Effects of organic matter and ageing on the bioaccessibility of arsenic.

@article{Meunier2011EffectsOO,
  title={Effects of organic matter and ageing on the bioaccessibility of arsenic.},
  author={Louise Meunier and Iris Koch and Kenneth J Reimer},
  journal={Environmental pollution},
  year={2011},
  volume={159 10},
  pages={2530-6}
}
Arsenic-contaminated soils may pose a risk to human health. Redevelopment of contaminated sites may involve amending soils with organic matter, which potentially increases arsenic bioaccessibility. The effects of ageing on arsenic-contaminated soils mixed with peat moss were evaluated in a simulated ageing period representing two years, during which arsenic bioaccessibility was periodically measured. Significant increases (p = 0.032) in bioaccessibility were observed for 15 of 31 samples tested… CONTINUE READING

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