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Main Title Fate of Trace-Metals (Impurities) in Subsoils as Related to the Quality of Ground Water.
Author Nelso, W. E. ;
CORP Author Tuskegee Inst., Ala. Carver Research Foundation.
Year Published 1972
Report Number DI-14-01-0001-3053; OWRR-B-028-ALA; 07802,; B-028-ALA(3)
Stock Number PB-219 401
Additional Subjects ( Water pollution ; Ground water) ; ( Trace elements ; Soil chemistry) ; Complex compounds ; Agricultural wastes ; Precipitation(Chemistry) ; Adsorption ; Surface water runoff ; Metals ; Chelation ; Ligands ; Fertilizing ; Concentration(Composition) ; Ion exchanging ; Pesticides ; Path of pollutants
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-219 401 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 181p
The report presents findings of a two-year study of the ground water pollution hazard from trace-metals which are applied in agricultural chemicals. The study establishes whether movement through the soil constitutes a significant source of trace-metals found in surface and ground water, identifies the properties of soils that control the extent of (quantity of) metals moving in and through the soil, establishes the relation of this movement to the concentration of the various metals in the water originating on agricultural lands, and examines the possible use of cationic polymers or other organic compounds in controlling the extent of trace-metals in water.