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Mercury From Gold And Silver Mining: A Chemical Time Bomb?

Luiz De Lacerda, Wim Salomons
Published 1998 · Chemistry
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The use of mercury amalgamation in gold and silver mining * Estimating losses of mercury to the environment * Mercury in the atmosphere * Mercury in tropical aquatic and terrestrial systems * Mercury in biota * Mercury contamination of humans in gold and silver mining areas * Perspectives on the temporal development of mercury inputs into the environment.



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