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  1. Threats by heavy metals : human and environmental contamination in Brazil.

    Article, Communication - En anglais

    Chemical Hazards in Developing Countries. Working Group. Città del Vaticano VAT, 1993/10/21.

    An overview of some aspects of the current situation in Brazil, as regards environmental and human contamination by chemicals is presented.

    Special attention is given to those problems caused by heavy metals (mercury, cadmium, zinc, arsenic and chromium) used in industrial activities and in goldmining.

    Social and economical influences are also briefly discussed.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Article synthèse, Pollution, Environnement, Brésil, Amérique du Sud, Amérique, Industrie extractive, Métal lourd, Surveillance biologique, Homme, Pays en développement

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Review, Pollution, Environment, Brazil, South America, America, Mining industry, Heavy metal, Biological monitoring, Human, Developing countries

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 96-0481591

    Code Inist : 001D16E. Création : 10/04/1997.