Consoil 2008: theme d - risks & impacts vol:thema D pages:239-242
International UFZ-Deltares/TNO Conference on Soil-Water Systems edition:10 location:Milan date:3-6 June 2008
The mobility and bioavailability of metals are strongly dependent on their speciation. This
study focuses on the speciation and mobility of Zn, Pb and Cd in overbank sediments of the Geul river,
which are contaminated due to large-scale Pb-Zn mining and smelting. Different techniques are
combined to accurately determine speciation.