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Pure Appl. Chem., 2005, Vol. 77, No. 4, pp. 739-800


Chemical speciation of environmentally significant heavy metals with inorganic ligands. Part 1: The Hg2+– Cl, OH, CO32–, SO42–, and PO43– aqueous systems (IUPAC Technical Report)

Kipton J. Powell1*, Paul L. Brown2, Robert H. Byrne3, Tamás Gajda4, Glenn Hefter5, Staffan Sjöberg6 and Hans Wanner7

1 Department of Chemistry, University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand
2 Australian Sustainable Industry Research Centre, Building 4W, Monash University, Gippsland Campus, Churchill VIC 3842, Australia
3 College of Marine Science, University of South Florida, 140 Seventh Avenue South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-5016, USA
4 Department of Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry, University of Szeged, P.O. Box 440, Szeged 6701, Hungary
5 School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, Murdoch University, Murdoch, WA 6150, Australia
6 Department of Inorganic Chemistry, Umeå University, S-901 87 Umeå, Sweden
7 Swiss Federal Nuclear Safety Inspectorate, CH-5232 Villigen, Switzerland

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