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Soil Heavy Metal Pollution Evaluation around Mine Area with Traditional and Ecological Assessment Methods

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As a widespread problem, heavy metals contamination in soil has drawn considerable study interest, especially for the farmlands around mine area. A variety of pollution evaluation methods have been compared including both traditional physical and chemical analysis methods as well as ecological assessment methods. And the combination of multiple assessment methods was recommended to get a comprehensive and through soil heavy metal pollution evaluation.

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Zhou, H. and Guo, X. (2015) Soil Heavy Metal Pollution Evaluation around Mine Area with Traditional and Ecological Assessment Methods. Journal of Geoscience and Environment Protection, 3, 28-33. doi: 10.4236/gep.2015.310005.

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