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- Suteerasak, Thongchai, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Journal of cleaner production 2019 v.218 pp. 108-117
- aqua regia; chemical analysis; coastal sediments; coasts; early warning systems; electrical resistance; estuaries; heavy metals; image analysis; landscapes; lead; marine fisheries; mining; models; monitoring; surveys; tin; tourists; zinc; Thailand
- ... Heavy metals have been detected in coastal regions, in the vicinity of former mining sites. The level of these heavy metals frequently exceed the safe limits in what represents an important aquatic source of food for human consumption. A thorough and conventional study into the levels of contamination in the suspected area is a costly but necessary exercise in order to inform any appropriate mitig ...