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Research project: Study of the mercury of the River Nura

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Study of the mercury of the River Nura with a view to the development of an effective management strategy for the polluted technogenic sediments.  A project funded by the INTAS Programme.

Project Overview

Collaborators

School of Civil Engineering & the Environment, University of Southampton, UK (Soton)

BG Chair of Environmental Technology, AIPET, Kazakhstan

Centre for Physico Chemical Methods of Analysis, KazGU, Kazakhstan

Institute of Mineralogy, Geochemistry and Crystal Chemistry of Rare Elements, Russia

Dipartmento Ingegneria Civile, University of Firenze, Italy

Publications

Heaven S, Ilyushchenko M.A., Tanton T.W., (2002) "Problems of demercurisation of the river Nura in Central Kazakhstan" Abstracts of International Conference on Problems of freshwater mercury pollution in natural and manmade reservoirs and possible ways for remediation

Heaven S, Ilyushchenko M.A., Tanton T.W., (2002) "Problems of demercurisation of the river Nura in Central Kazakhstan" Abstracts of International Conference on Problems of freshwater mercury pollution in natural and manmade reservoirs and possible ways for remediation

Ilyushchenko M.A., Yakovlyeva L., Heaven S, Lapshin E, (2001) "Mercury Pollution of the River Nura. (In Russian)" Industry of Kazakstan. 3(6) 56-9

Ullrich S. M., Heaven S, Ilyushchenko M.A., Tanton , Yanin E.P., (1999) "Mercury-polluted sediments of the River Nura and its Flood Plain" 5th International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant, May 23-28 1999, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

 Heaven S, Tanton T.W., Ishamkulov M SH, Ilyushchenko M.A., Yanin E.P., (1996) "Project for moving and storing mercury-containing technogenic silts of the River Nura in Central Kazakhstan" Republic Scientific-Practical Conference on Current Environmental Problems of Central Kazakhstan. Karaganda,1996 (In Russian) 24-30

Related research groups

Water and Environmental Engineering Group
Sampling from the River Nura shortly after the spring thaw
Sampling from the River Nura
River survey in Summer
River survey in Summer
Map of pollution in region of Temirtau
Map of pollution in Temirtau

Publications

Key Publication

Staff

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