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- Pons-Branchu, Edwige, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- The Science of the total environment 2015 v.518-519 pp. 86-96
- aluminum; anthropogenic activities; cadmium; carbonates; coal; copper; fertilizers; gasoline; groundwater; heavy metals; isotopes; lead; manganese; orchards; urbanization; vineyards; wastes; water pollution; France
- ... The first record of urban speleothems used to reconstruct the history of heavy metal pollution of shallow groundwaters is presented. Two speleothems grew during the last 300years in an underground aqueduct in the north-eastern part of Paris. They display high Pb, Mn V, Cu, Cd and Al concentrations since 1900 due to the urbanization of the site which triggered anthropogenic contamination of the wat ...