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S16 Mercury in contaminated sites: Biogeochemistry and human health

Tuesday, 26 July, 2011

TS16-P1 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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MERCURY BIOACCUMULATION BY EARTHWORMS EXPOSED TO AN ARTIFICIALLY CONTAMINATED TROPICAL SOIL
Authors: CESAR, Ricardo1, COLONESE, Juan2, SILVA, Marianna2, BERTOLINO, Luiz Carlos3, EGLER, Silvia3, CASTILHOS, Zuleica3, POLIVANOV, Helena4, BIDONE, Edison5, PEREZ, Daniel6
(1) Federal Fluminense University (UFF), Niterói, RJ, Brazil., geo_ricardocesar@yahoo.com.br; (2) Centre for Mineral Technology (CETEM), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil; (3) Centre for Mineral Technology (CETEM), RJ, Brazil; (4) Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil; (5) Federal Fluminense University (UFF), Niterói (RJ); (6) Brazilian Company for Agropecuary Research (EMBRAPA), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil.
TS16-P2 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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MERCURY BIOAVAILABILITY IN SOILS IMPACTED BY INDUSTRIAL WASTES: CASE STUDY OF THE CENTRES (QUEIMADOS MUNICIPALITY, RIO DE JANEIRO STATE, BRAZIL)
Authors: CESAR, Ricardo1, SANTOS, Maria Carla2, SENDEROWITZ, Stephanie3, COLONESE, Juan3, BERTOLINO, Luiz Carlos3, EGLER, Silvia3, CASTILHOS, Zuleica2, MADDOCK, John2
(1) Federal Fluminense University (UFF), Niterói, RJ, Brazil., geo_ricardocesar@yahoo.com.br; (2) Federal Fluminense University (UFF), Niterói, RJ, Brazil; (3) Centre for Mineral Technology (CETEM), RJ, Brazil.;
TS16-P3 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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MERCURY EXPOSURE IN INHABITANTS LIVING IN THE VICINITY OF THE WORLD’S LARGEST MERCURY MINING DISTRICT, ALMADÉN (SPAIN).
Authors: ESBRÍ, José M1, DIEZ, Sergi2, TOBÍAS, Aurelio3, HIGUERAS, Pablo L.4, MARTÍNEZ-CORONADO, Alba5
(1) Instituto de Geología Aplicada, UCLM. Pl. Manuel Meca, 1. 13400 Almadén (Ciudad Real), Spain, josemaria.esbri@uclm.es; (2) Environmental Chemistry Department, IDAEA-CSIC. 08034 Barcelona, Spain; (3) Geosciences Department, IDAEA-CSIC; (4) Instituto de Geología Aplicada, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha; (5) Instituto de Geología Aplicada, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha.
TS16-P4 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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MERCURY UPTAKE BY EARTHWORMS EXPOSED TO SEWAGE SLUDGE-AMENDED SOILS
Authors: CESAR, Ricardo1, SILVA, Marianna2, COLONESE, Juan2, EGLER, Silvia3, CASTILHOS, Zuleica3, POLIVANOV, Helena4, BIDONE, Edison5
(1) Federal Fluminense University (UFF), Niterói, RJ, Brazil., geo_ricardocesar@yahoo.com.br; (2) Centre for Mineral Technology (CETEM), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil; (3) Centre for Mineral Technology (CETEM), RJ, Brazil; (4) Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil; (5) Federal Fluminense University (UFF), Niterói, RJ, Brazil.
TS16-P5 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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PRELIMINARY DATA ON ATMOSPHERIC MERCURY CONCENTRATIONS IN RELATION TO THE MONTE AMIATA VOLCANIC- AND MERCURY MINING AREA.
Authors: NISI, Barbara1, TASSI, Franco1, HIGUERAS, Pablo L.2, VASELLI, Orlando1, RAPPUOLI, Daniele3, ESBRÍ, José M.2, MARTÍNEZ-CORONADO, Alba4
(1)Dipartimento di Scienze della Terra, Via G. Pira, 4, 50121 Firenze (Italy), barbara.nisi@unifi.it; (2) Instituto de Geología Aplicada, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha; (3) Comunità Montana Amiata-Val D’Orcia, Via Hamman, 98 53021 Abbadia San Salvatore, Siena (Italy); (4) Instituto de Geología Aplicada, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha. Almadén (Spain).
TS16-P6 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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MERCURY CONTAMINATED SEDIMENT SITES: A REVIEW OF REMEDIAL SOLUTIONS
Author: RANDALL, Paul1
(1)USEPA, randall.paul@epa.gov
TS16-P7 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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EVALUATION OF SELECTED SORPTION MATERIALS FOR CAPPING MERCURY-CONTAMINATED FRESH WATER SEDIMENTS
Author: RANDALL, Paul1
(1)USEPA, randall.paul@epa.gov
TS16-P8 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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GEOCHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION AND ASSESSMENT OF TREATMENT MECHANISMS FOR MERCURY-CONTAMINATED RIVERBANK SEDIMENTS FROM THE SOUTH RIVER, VA
Authors: DESROCHERS, Krista A.N.1, PTACEK, Carol J.1
(1) University of Waterloo, k2desroc@uwaterloo,ca
TS16-P9 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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QUANTIFYING A CONCEPTUAL PATHWAY AND EXPOSURE MODEL FOR MERCURY AND METHYLMERCURY ON THE SOUTH RIVER, WAYNESBORO, VIRGINIA, USA
Authors: DYER, James A.1, LANDIS, Richard C.1, GROSSO, Nancy R.2, MURPHY, Gregory 3, FLANDERS, J. R.3, HARRIS, Reed4
(1) DuPont Engineering Research and Technology, james.a.dyer@usa.dupont.com; (2) DuPont Corporate Remediation Group; (3) URS Corporation; (4) Reed Harris Environmental Ltd..
TS16-P10 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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THE HG-197 RADIOTRACER IN ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
Authors: RIBEIRO GUEVARA, Sergio1, STERGARŠEK, Andrej2, FRKAL, Peter2, HORVAT, Milena2
(1) Centro Atómico Bariloche, Bariloche, Argentina, ribeiro@cab.cnea.gov.ar; (2) Jožef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia;
TS16-P11 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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HAIR MERCURY LEVELS IN RIVERINE POPULATIONS OF THE PANTANAL OF MATO GROSSO, BRAZIL
Authors: IGNACIO, Aurea Regina Alves1, LONDERO, Henriette Cevada1, KEHRIG, Helena do Amaral2, MALM, Olaf2, DÍEZ, Sergi3, DA SILVA, Carolina Joana1
(1)UNEMAT, aurea@unemat.br; (2) UFRJ; (3) CSIC;
TS16-P12 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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A LABORATORY BASED EXPERIMENTAL STUDY AND DISPERSION MODELING OF MERCURY EMISSION FROM SOILS CONTAMINATED BY CINNABAR MINING AND METALLURGY
Authors: LLANOS, Wiilians R1, KOCMAN, David2, HIGUERAS, Pablo L1, HORVAT, Milena2
(1) Instituto de Geología Aplicada, UCLM. Pl. Manuel Meca, 1. 13400 Almadén (Ciudad Rea)., Willians.Llanos@uclm.es; (2) Jožef Stefan Institute, Department of Environmental Sciences, Jamova 39, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia;
TS16-P13 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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GEOCHEMICAL BARRIER OF THE BRATSK WATER-RESERVOIR (RUSSIA) AND ITS ROLE IN THE MIGRATION OF ANTHROPOGENIC MERCURY
Authors: ALIEVA, Vera I.1, PASTUKHOV , Mikhail V.1, EPOV, Vladimir N.2, PERROT, Vincent3
(1) Institute of Geochemistry SB RAS, Irkutsk, Russia, alieva@igc.irk.ru; (2) LCABIE, IPREM, CNRS-UMR-5254, Pau, France; (3) LCABIE, IPREM, UPPA-UMR-5254, Pau, France.
TS16-P15 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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THE USE OF ALKYLATABLE MERCURY FOR RISK ASSESSMENT AND REMEDIATION EVALUATION OF HG CONTAMINATED SITES
Authors: LIANG, Lian1, HWANG, David2, YOUNG, Lyman2, AULTMAN, Elizabeth A1, PANG, Patrick1
(1) Cebam Analytical, Inc., liang@cebam.net; (2) Chevron Energy Technology Company;
TS16-P16 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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BIOMONITORING OF MERCURY: COMPARABILITY AND RELIABILITY
Author: LODENIUS, Martin1
(1)University of Helsinki, martin.lodenius@helsinki.fi
TS16-P17 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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THE METHYLMERCURY EXPOSURE PATTERN OF RIVERSIDE INHABITANTS IN AMAZON IS STILL HIGH REQUESTING HEALTH SURVEILLANCE
Authors: DE JESUS, Iracina M.1, LIMA, Marcelo Oliveira1, FAIAL, Kleber Raimundo Freitas1, PINHEIRO, Maria da Conceição Nascimento2, NAKAMURA, Masaaki3, AKAGI, Hirokatsu4, SAKAMOTO, Mineshi3, SANTOS, Elisabeth Conceição Oliveira1
(1) Evandro Chagas Institute, iracinajesus@iec.pa.gov.br; (2) Federal University of Pará; (3) National Institute for Minamata Disease; (4) International Mercury Lab. Inc.;
TS16-P18 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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DYNAMICS OF MERCURY RELEASE IN FLOODED SOILS FROM OAK RIDGE, TENNESSEE
Authors: POULIN, Brett A.1, AIKEN, George R.1, RYAN, Joseph N.2, NAGY, Kathryn L.3
(1) United States Geological Survey, poulinbrett@gmail.com; (2) University of Colorado at Boulder; (3) University of Illinois at Chicago.
TS16-P19 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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EFFECTS OF RECLAMATION AND OTHER CONTROL METHODS ON REDUCING NON-POINT SOURCE MERCURY EMISSIONS FROM INDUSTRIAL-SCALE GOLD MINES
Authors: MILLER, Matthieu1, GUSTIN, Mae1
(1) UNR, matthieum@unr.edu
TS16-P20 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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MERCURY EXPOSURE IN FEMALE ARTISANAL SMALL-SCALE GOLD MINERS (ASGM) IN MONGOLIA: AN ANALYSIS OF HUMAN BIOMONITORING (HBM) DATA FROM 2008
Authors: STECKLING, Nadine1, BOSE-O’REILLY, Stephan2, GRADEL, Cornelia1, DRASCH, Gustav3, SIEBERT, Uwe2, HORNBERG, Claudia1
(1) Faculty of Health Sciences, Bielefeld School of Public Health, Bielefeld University, Bielefeld, Germany, nadine.steckling@uni-bielefeld.de; (2) Institute of Public Health, Medical Decision Making and Health Technology Assessment, UMIT (University for Health Sciences, Medical Informatics and Technology), Hall in Tirol, Austria; (3) Department of Forensic Toxicology, Institute of Forensic Medicine, University of Munich, Munich, Germany;
TS16-P21 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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SOURCE AND TRANSPORT OF MERCURY IN THE BAY OF VIDY, LAKE GENEVA, SWITZERLAND
Authors: GASCON DIEZ, Elena1, GRAHAM, Neil David1, LOIZEAU, Jean-Luc1
(1) University of Geneva, elena.gascon@unige.ch
TS16-P22 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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MANAGEMENT OPTIONS AT A MERCURY-CONTAMINATED SITE AND ASSESSMENT OF TREATMENT PERFORMANCE FOR THE STABILIZATION OF MERCURY UNDER VARIABLE GEOCHEMICAL CONDITIONS
Authors: GIBSON, Blair D1, DAUGHERTY, Shannon D1, LINDSAY, Matthew BJ1, PTACEK, Carol J1, BLOWES, David W1, LANDIS, Richard C2, DYER, James A2
(1) University of Waterloo, bgibson@uwaterloo.ca; (2) DuPont Company;
TS16-P23 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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MERCURY SOURCE ZONE IDENTIFICATION USING SOIL VAPOR SAMPLING AND ANALYSIS
Authors: WATSON, David1, CARRIE, Miller1, LOWE, Kenneth1, BRIAN, Lester2, SOUTHWORTH, George1, BOGLE, Mary Anna1, LIANG, Liyuan1
(1) Oak Ridge National Laboratory, watsondb@ornl.gov; (2) ;
TS16-P24 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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BIOGEOCHEMISTRY OF MERCURY IN CONTAMINATED SEDIMENTS OF EAST FORK POPLAR CREEK
Authors: KOCMAN, David1, BROOKS, Scott1, MILLER, Carrie1, BOGLE, Mary Anna1, YIN, Xiangping1, LIANG, Liyuan1
(1) Oak Ridge National Laboratory, kocmand@ornl.gov
TS16-P25 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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MERCURY EXPOSURE TO WORKERS AT GOLD MINES IN VIETNAM
Authors: VU, Loi D1, MINESHI, Sakamoto2, DUONG, Hung T3
(1) Institute of Chemistry- Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology, ducloi@ich.vast.ac.vn; (2) Natinal Institute for Minamata Disease; (3) Institute of Chemistry.
TS16-P26 — 11:00-12:00 and 17:30-18:30
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USE OF BIOCHAR AS A REACTIVE MEDIA FOR TREATMENT OF MERCURY IN RIVER WATER
Authors: LIU, Peng1, WANG, Ou1, PTACEK, Carol J.1, BLOWES, David W.1, BERTI, William R.2, LANDIS, Richard C.2
(1) University of Waterloo, p26liu@uwaterloo.ca; (2) DuPont Co.;
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PATHWAYS FOR TRANSPORT AND ACCUMULATION OF MERCURY SPECIES IN ZOOPLANKTON OF A CONTAMINATED LAKE
Authors: TODOROVA, Svetoslava1, DRISCOLL, Charles1, MATTHEWS, David2
(1)Syracuse University, stodorov@maxwell.syr.edu; (2) Upstate Freshwater Institute.
Tuesday, 26 July, 2011