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Orals NH8.1


Environmental Contamination: heavy metals, minerals, radionuclides and dusts
Convener: Jennifer A. Holden  | Co-Conveners: Bruce D. Malamud , Sezin Czarnecki , Robin Crockett , Gavin Gillmore , Brian Marker , Loretta Li 
 / Wed, 10 Apr, 08:30–10:00  / Room G7
 / Attendance Wed, 10 Apr, 17:30–19:00  / Blue Posters

Wednesday, 10 April 2013
Room G7
Chairperson: JA Holden


Geochemical peculiarities of black poplar leaves (Populus nigra L.) in the sites with heavy metals intensive fallouts. Albina Yalaltdinova, Natalya Baranovskaya, Leonid Rikhvanov, and Irina Matveenko

Inhibition of pyrite oxidation by surface coating agents: Batch and field studies. Jaeyoung Choi, Eun Do Gee, Hyun-Shik Yun, Woo Ram Lee, and Young-Tae Park

Characterising Radon Emanations from Radium-Dial Watches Robin Crockett and Gavin Gillmore


Dust from mineral extraction: regulation of emissions in England. Brain Marker

'Nuisance Dust' - a Case for Recalibration? Hugh Datson and Brian Marker

Mineral dusts - regulation and management. Brian Marker

Mineralogical analysis of attic dust samples for contamination source identification in an industrial area, Ajka, Hungary. Peter Volgyesi, Gyozo Jordan, Mateja Gosar, Csaba Szabo, Milos Miler, Peter Konya, and Andras Bartha


Lichens as indicators of the atmosphere state in the oil exploration district of Tomsk Region. Tatiana Bolshunova and Podkozlin Ivan

Chrysotile asbestos quantification in serpentinite quarries: a case study in Valmalenco, central Alps, northern Italy. Alessandro Cavallo

Effects of etching time on alpha tracks in Solid state Nuclear Track Detectors. Gavin Gillmore, David Wertheim, and Simon Crust

Heavy Metals

Closed vessel miniaturized microwave assisted chelating extraction for determination of trace metals in plant materials. Sezin Czarnecki and Rolf-Alexander Duering

Incidence and interactions of heavy metals and pharmaceutical products in surface waters of a Mediterranean coastal wetland. Vicente Andreu, Juan Antonio Pascual, Eugenia Gimeno, and Yolanda Pico

The effect of sewage urban and industrial sludge on the development of wheat and colza. Najla Lasoued, Essaid Bilal, Saloua Rejeb, Issam Guenole-Bilal, and Nejib Rejeb

Colza cell autophagy induced of high dose of industrial sewage sludge. Najla Lasoued, Issam Guenole Bilal, Saloua Rejeb, Essaid Bilal, and Nejib Rejeb

Utilization and Conversion of Sewage Sludge as Metal Sorbent. Xu Dong Gong and Loretta Y. Li

Heavy - metal biomonitoring by using moss bags in Florence urban area, Italy. Grazia Pellizzaro, Annalisa Canu, Angelo Arca, and Pierpaolo Duce

Bioavailability of Heavy Metals in different land use in Drenica region, Kosovo. Muhamet Zogaj, Rolf-Alexander Duering, Muhamet Kamberi, and Musa Pacarizi

Investigation of Chromium and Nickel mobility in serpentinite soils and rocks: Impact into groundwaters and influences of carbonation. Ilaria Baneschi, Claudio Natali, Chiara Boschi, Laura Chiarantini, and Massimo Guidi

Human Environment Interactions

BioGeochemistry of antimony, Sources, Transfers, Impacts and Assessments. Gael Le Roux, Eric Pinelli, Mickael Hedde, Maritxu Guiresse, Francois De Vleeschouwer, Jerome Silvestre, Maxime Enrico, Laure Gandois, Fabrice Monna, Charles Gers, and Anne Probst

Slags and ashes from municipal waste incineration in Poland - mineralogical and chemical composition. Piotr Kowalski and Marek Michalik

Toxic element mobility assessment and modeling for regional geo-scientific survey to support Risk Assessment in a European Union context. Ahmed Abdaal, Gyozo Jordan, Andras Bartha, and Ubul Fugedi