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H.J.P. Alcantara, A.I. Doronila, S.D. Kolev, Phytoextraction potential of Manihot esculenta Crantz. (cassava) grown in mercury- and gold-containing biosolids and mine tailings, Minerals Engineering, Vol. 114, 2017

Z. Zhou, D. Dreisinger, An investigation of mercury stabilization techniques through hypochlorite leaching and thiosulfate/selenosulfate precipitation, Hydrometallurgy, Vol. 169, 2017

C. Han, W. Wang, F. Xie, T. Zhang, Mechanism and kinetics of mercuric sulfide leaching with cuprous-thiosulfate solutions, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 177, 2017

L. Bulgariu, D. Bulgariu, Selective extraction of Hg(II), Cd(II) and Zn(II) ions from aqueous media by a green chemistry procedure using aqueous two-phase systems, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol. 118, 2013

P. Cordy, M.M. Veiga, I. Salih, S. Al-Saadi, S. Console, O. Garcia, L. Alberto Mesa, P.C. Velásquez-López, M. Roeser, Mercury contamination from artisanal gold mining in Antioquia, Colombia: The world's highest per capita mercury pollution, Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 410, No. 411, 2011

S.J. Spiegel, M.M. Veiga, International guidelines on mercury management in small-scale gold mining, Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 18, No. 4, 2010

P.C. Velasquez-Lopez, M.M. Veiga, K. Hall, Mercury balance in amalgamation in artisanal and small-scale gold mining: identifying strategies for reducing environmental pollution in Portovelo-Zaruma, Ecuador, Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 18, No. 3, 2010

X. Yin, C. Yao, J. Song, Z. Li, C. Zhang, W. Qian, D. Bi, C. Li, Y. Teng, L. Wu, H. Wan, Y. Luo, Mercury contamination in vicinity of secondary copper smelters in Fuyang, Zhejiang Province, China: Levels and contamination in topsoils, Environmental Pollution, Vol. 157, No 6, 2009

J.A. Shandro, M.M. Veiga, R. Chouinard, Reducing mercury pollution from artisanal gold mining in Munhena, Mozambique, Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 17, No. 5, 2009

J.B. Jonsson, P.W.U. Appel, R.T. Chibunda, A matter of approach: the retort's potential to reduce mercury consumption within small-scale gold mining settlements in Tanzania, Journal of Cleaner Production, Vol. 17, No. 1, 2009

G. Bayramoglu, M. Yakup Arica, Removal of heavy mercury(II), cadmium(II) and zinc(II) metal ions by live and heat inactivated Lentinus edodes pellets, Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol.143, No. 1-3, 2008

G. Li, X. Feng, G. Qiu, X. Bi, Z. Li, C. Zhang, D. Wang, L. Shang, Y. Guo, Environmental mercury contamination of an artisanal zinc smelting area in Weining County, Guizhou, China, Environmental Pollution, Vol. 154, No.1, 2008

M. Kilic, M.E. Keskin, S. Mazlum, N. Mazlum, Hg(II) and Pb(II) adsorption on activated sludge biomass: Effective biosorption mechanism, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol.87 No.1-2, 2008

L. Barregard, Exposure to inorganic mercury: From dental amalgam to artisanal gold mining, Environmental Research, Vol. 107, No.1, 2008

S. Bose-O'Reilly, B. Lettmeier, R.M. Gothe, C. Beinhoff, U. Siebert, G. Drasch, Mercury as a serious health hazard for children in gold mining areas, Environmental Research, Vol. 107, No.1, 2008

G. M. da Costa, L.M. dos Anjos, G.S. Souza, B.D. Gomes, C.A. Saito, M. da Conceicao N. Pinheiro, D.F. Ventura, M. da Silva Filho, L.C.L. Silveira, Mercury toxicity in Amazon gold miners: Visual dysfunction assessed by retinal and cortical electrophysiology, Environmental Research, Vol. 107, No.1, 2008

P. Li, X. Feng, G. Qiu, L. Shang, S. Wang, Mercury exposure in the population from Wuchuan mercury mining area, Guizhou, China, Science of The Total Environment, Vol. 395, No. 2-3, 2008

A. Shafaei, F.Z. Ashtiani and T. Kaghazchi, Equilibrium studies of the sorption of Hg(II) ions onto chitosan, Chemical Engineering Journal, Vol.133, No.1-3, 2007

F. de Mendonca Fabrega and M.B. Mansur, Liquid-liquid extraction of mercury (II) from hydrochloric acid solutions by Aliquat 336, Hydrometallurgy, Vol.87 No.3-4, 2007

G. Hilson, C.J. Hilson and S. Pardie, Improving awareness of mercury pollution in small-scale gold mining communities: Challenges and ways forward in rural Ghana, Environmental Research, Vol.103 No.2, 2007

G. Bayramoglu, I. Tuzun, G. Celik, M. Yilmaz and M.Y. Arica, Biosorption of mercury(II), cadmium(II) and lead(II) ions from aqueous system by microalgae Chlamydomonas reinhardtii immobilized in alginate beads, International Journal of Mineral Processing, Vol.81 No.1, 2006

Fernández-Martínez, R. et al, Physicochemical characterization and mercury speciation of particle-size soil fractions from an abandoned mining area in Mieres, Asturias (Spain), Environmental Pollution, Vol.142 No.2, 2006

B.F. Giannetti, W.A. Moreira, S.H. Bonilla, C.M.V.B. Almeida, T. Raboczkay, Towards the abatement of environmental mercury pollution: An electrochemical characterization., Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Vol.276 No.1-3, 2006

H. Piao, P.L. Bishop, Stabilization of mercury-containing wastes using sulfide, Environmental Pollution, Vol.139 No.3, 2006

A.A. Atia, A.M. Donia, A.E. Shahin, Studies on the uptake behavior of a magnetic Co3O4-containing resin for Ni(II), Cu(II) and Hg(II) from their aqueous solutions, Separation and Purification Technology, Vol.46 No.3, 2005

A.A. Atia, Studies on the interaction of mercury(II) and uranyl(II) with modified chitosan resins. Hydrometallurgy, Vol.80 No.1-2, 2005

F.N. Moreno, C.W.N. Anderson, R.B. Stewart, B.H. Robinson, Mercury volatilisation and phytoextraction from base-metal mine tailings., Environmental Pollution, Vol.136 No.2, 2005

G. Jyotsna et al, Investigation of adsorption of lead, mercury and nickel from aqueous solutions onto carbon aerogel., Journal of Chemical Technology & Biotechnology, Vol.80 No.4, 2005

Massacci, P., et al, Mercury removal from contaminated mud coming from chlor-alkali plant. European Journal of Mineral Processing and Environmental Protection, Vol.4 No.2, 2004

Randall, P. Chattopadhyay, S., Influence of pH and oxidation-reduction potential (Eh) on the dissolution of mercury-containing mine wastes from the Sulphur Bank Mercury Mine. Minerals and Metallurgical Processing, Vol.21 No.2, 2004

R.K. Gupta, R.A. Singh, S.S. Dubey, Removal of mercury ions from aqueous solutions by composite of polyaniline with polystyrene. Separation and Purification Technology, Vol.38 No.3, 2004

A. Chojnacki, K. Chojnacka, J. Hoffmann, H. Gorecki, The application of natural zeolites for mercury removal: from laboratory tests to industrial scale. Minerals Engineering, Vol.17 No.7-8, 2004

Washburn, C. Hill, E., Mercury Retorts for the Processing of Precious Metals and Hazardous Wastes. JOM, Vol. 55 No.4, 2003

T. Sugio, K. Iwahori, M. Takai, F. Takeuchi, K. Kamimura, Molecular diversity of cytochrome oxidase among Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans strains resistant to molybdenum, mercury, sulfite and 2,4-dinitrophenol. Hydrometallurgy, Vol.71 No.1-2, 2003

Valenzuela, A., and Fytas, K., Mercury management in small-scale mining. Mining Environmental Management, Vol.6 No.10, 2002

Y. Ku, M.-H. Wu, Y.-S. Shen. Mercury removal from aqueous solutions by zinc cementation. Waste Management, Vol.22 No.7, 2002

J.L. Kambey, A.P. Farrell, L.I. Bendell-Young. Influence of illegal gold mining on mercury levels in fish of North Sulawesi's Minahasa Peninsula, (Indonesia). Environmental Pollution, Vol.114 No.3, 2001

C. Raposo, H.M. Roeser. Contamination of the environment by the current disposal methods of mercury-containing lamps in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Waste Management, Vol.21 No.7, 2001

D. Mohan, V.K. Gupta, S.K. Srivastava, S. Chander. Kinetics of mercury adsorption from wastewater using activated carbon derived from fertilizer waste. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, Vol.177 No.2-3, 2000

P. Massacci, L. Piga, M. Ferrini. Applications of Physical and Thermal Treatment for the Removal of Mercury from Contaminated Materials. Minerals Engineering, Vol.13, No.8-9, 2000



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