Accession Number : ADA292605

Title :   Environmental Effects of Dredging. Factors Affecting the Behavior of Metals in Leachate.

Descriptive Note : Technical notes,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS ENVIRONMENTAL LAB

Personal Author(s) : Brannon, James M. ; Myers, Tommy E. ; Price, Cynthia B.

PDF Url : ADA292605

Report Date : DEC 1990

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : This technical note describes factors affecting batch leaching of metals from dredged material. Factors evaluated include time of sediment-water contact, sediment salinity regime, and sediment oxidation status. (AN)

Descriptors :   *DREDGED MATERIALS, *SEDIMENTS, *LEACHING, METALS, CHEMICAL CONTAMINATION, WATER, ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, OXIDATION, WASTE DISPOSAL, SULFATES, SALINITY, DESORPTION, BATCH PROCESSING, CONCENTRATION(CHEMISTRY).

Subject Categories : Solid Wastes Pollution and Control
      Physical Chemistry

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE