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Dynamics of Mercury Pollution on Regional and Global Scales:

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    Book Overview
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    Chapter 1 Where We Stand on Mercury Pollution and its Health Effects on Regional and Global Scales
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    Chapter 2 Global Mercury Production, Use and Trade
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    Chapter 3 Mercury Emissions from Anthropogenic Sources: Estimates and Measurements for Europe
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    Chapter 4 Legislation and Policy Concerning Mercury in the European Union
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    Chapter 5 The DG Research Perspective-Research on Hg Supported by the European Commission
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    Chapter 6 Perspective on Mercury: Progress Through Cooperation
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    Chapter 7 The Monitoring and Modelling of Hg Species in Support of Local, Regional and Global Modelling
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    Chapter 8 Determination of Mercury and its Compounds in Water, Sediment, Soil and Biological Samples
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    Chapter 9 Environmental Chamber Studies of Mercury Reactions in the Atmosphere
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    Chapter 10 Air-sea Exchange and Marine Boundary Layer Atmospheric Transformation of Hg and their Importance in the Global Mercury Cycle
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    Chapter 11 Terrestial Hg Fluxes: Is the Next Exchange Up, Down, or Neither?
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    Chapter 12 Chemical Transformation of Gaseous Elemental Hg in the Atmosphere
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    Chapter 13 Modelling Chemical and Physical Processes of Hg Compounds in the Marine Boundary Layer
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    Chapter 14 Modelling Transport and Transformation of Hg and its Compounds in Continental Air Masses
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    Chapter 15 Exposure to Mercury in the Americas
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    Chapter 16 Exposure to Hg in the General Population of Europe and the Arctic
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    Chapter 17 Methylmercury Exposure in General Populations of Japan, Asia and Oceania
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    Chapter 18 Mercury Pollution from Artisanal Gold Mining in Block B, El Callao, Bolivar State, Venezuela
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    Chapter 19 An Ecosystem Approach to Describe the Mercury Issue in Canada: From Mercury Sources to Human Health
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    Chapter 20 The GEF/UNDP/UNIDO Global Mercury Project — Environmental and Health Results from a Small-Scale Gold Mining Site in Tanzania
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    Chapter 21 Development of Programs to Monitor Methyl-Mercury Exposure and Issue Fish Consumption Advisories
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    Chapter 22 Health Effects and Risk Assessment
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    Chapter 23 Dynamic Processes of Atmospheric Hg in the Mediterranean Region
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    Chapter 24 Spatial and Temporal Variability of Atmospheric Hg in North-Western and Central Europe-Observations on Different Time Scale
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    Chapter 25 Atmospheric Hg: A Decade of Observations in the Great Lakes
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    Chapter 26 Recent Trends in Hg Emissions, Deposition, and Biota in the Florida Everglades: A Monitoring and Modelling Analysis
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    Chapter 27 Mercury Pollution in China — An Overview
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    Chapter 28 Mercury Pollution in the Arctic and Antarctic Regions
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    Chapter 29 EMEP Regiona/Hemispheric Mercury Modelling: Achievements and Problems
Attention for Chapter 18: Mercury Pollution from Artisanal Gold Mining in Block B, El Callao, Bolivar State, Venezuela
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Chapter title
Mercury Pollution from Artisanal Gold Mining in Block B, El Callao, Bolivar State, Venezuela
Chapter number 18
Book title
Dynamics of Mercury Pollution on Regional and Global Scales:
Published by
Springer US, January 2005
DOI 10.1007/0-387-24494-8_18
Book ISBNs
978-0-387-24493-8, 978-0-387-24494-5

Marcello M. Veiga, Dario Bermudez, Heloisa Pacheco-Ferreira, Luiz Roberto Martins Pedroso, Aaron J. Gunson, Gilberto Berrios, Ligia Vos, Pablo Huidobro, Monika Roeser


Nicola Pirrone, Kathryn R. Mahaffey

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The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 45 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 2 4%
Unknown 43 96%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Other 6 13%
Student > Master 6 13%
Researcher 5 11%
Student > Doctoral Student 4 9%
Professor 4 9%
Other 15 33%
Unknown 5 11%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Environmental Science 14 31%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 9 20%
Social Sciences 4 9%
Unspecified 3 7%
Engineering 3 7%
Other 7 16%
Unknown 5 11%