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- Bełdowski, Jacek; Miotk, Michał; Pempkowiak, Janusz
- Environmental monitoring and assessment 2015 v.187 no.8 pp. 498
- bacteria; compliance; correlation; environmental factors; marine environment; mercury; methylation; methylmercury compounds; model validation; models; organic matter; redox potential; toxicity
- ... Methylmercury (MeHg) is the most bioavailable and toxic mercury species in the marine environment. MeHg concentration levels, methylation rates leading to MeHg formation, and methylation index (MI) are all used to assess the compliance of mercury to be methylated in the marine sedimentary environment. This paper reports on the works conducted on the MI upgrade. This paper proposes a new formula fo ...
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