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- Villalva, A., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Journal of environmental management 2019 v.241 pp. 138-148
- air pollution control; biomass; bricks; burning; chromium; combustion; copper; epiphytes; geostatistics; heavy metals; highways; indicator species; kilns; lead; livestock; local government; manufacturing; mosses and liverworts; particulate emissions; public policy; risk; risk assessment; vegetation; wind; zinc
- ... The work aim is to identify the risk areas by exposure to Cr, Cu, Pb and Zn in the Metropolitan Zone of Toluca Valley (MZTV) using the mosses Fabriona cilaris and Leskea angustata as a biomonitors, geostatistical interpolation and multi-criteria evaluation by analytical hierarchy process. The results from the estimation of the enrichment factors (EF) showed that Pb is the heavy metal with the high ...