Leaching and bioavailability of selected elements from coal-fired power station waste.
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Published by University of Derby] in [Derby .
Written in English

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Thesis (Ph. D.) - University of Derby, 2001.

ContributionsUniversity of Derby. School of Environmental & Applied Sciences.
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