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Groundwater quality on a waste disposal area due to sand mining activities in São Paulo state, Brazil
This investigation reports the results of a study realized in an area related to the development of sand mining activities, which belongs to Sibelco Mineração Ltd. The site is located around Analândia municipality, nearly ...
Groundwater Flow Processes and Human Impact along the Arid US-Mexican Border, Evidenced by Environmental Tracers: The Case of Tecate, Baja California
(International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 2019)
Effect of the Irrigation Canal Network on Surface and Groundwater Interactions in the Lower Valley of the Cachapoal River, Chile
(Instituto de Investigaciones Agropecuarias, INIA, 2009)
Fluoride prevalence in groundwater around a fluorite mining area in the flood plain of the River Swat, Pakistan
This study investigated the fluoride (F−) concentrations and physicochemical parameters of the groundwater in a fluorite mining area of the flood plain region of the River Swat, with particular emphasis on the fate and ...
The dissolved uranium concentration and 234U/238U activity ratio in groundwaters from spas of southeastern Brazil
This paper describes the natural radioactivity due to 238U and 234U in 75 water sources from spas located in 14 municipalities in São Paulo and Minas Gerais states, Brazil. These waters are extensively utilized for drinking ...
Detection of groundwater and soil contamination by hydrocarbons using radon as a tracer
Subsurface contamination with hydrocarbons as non-aqueous phase liquid (NAPL) is one of the most common environmental impact associated with fuel leak in gas station areas and can represent a health human problem due to ...