Mercury in dumped blast furnace sludge.

Abstract

Blast furnace sludge (BFS) is a waste generated in the production of pig iron and was dumped in sedimentation ponds. Sixty-five samples from seven BFS locations in Europe were investigated regarding the toxic element mercury (Hg) for the first time. The charge material of the blast furnace operations revealed Hg contents from 0.015 to 0.097mgkg(-1). In… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2013.11.007

Topics

6 Figures and Tables

Cite this paper

@article{Fldi2014MercuryID, title={Mercury in dumped blast furnace sludge.}, author={Corinna F{\"o}ldi and Reiner Dohrmann and Tim Mansfeldt}, journal={Chemosphere}, year={2014}, volume={99}, pages={248-53} }