Review of human decomposition processes in soil

@article{Dent2004ReviewOH,
  title={Review of human decomposition processes in soil},
  author={Boyd Barr Dent and Shari L. Forbes and Barbara Stuart},
  journal={Environmental Geology},
  year={2004},
  volume={45},
  pages={576-585}
}
In-soil human decomposition is comprehensively described in terms of the physico-chemical and bacterial environmental conditions. Much of the understanding comes from considerations of cemetery studies and experimentation with adipocere. The understandings are relevant for further studies in cemetery management, exhumations, forensic investigations and anthropology. In the soil, cadavers are subject to various sets of decomposition processes principally resulting from aerobic (usually the… Expand
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