Book 2006

Palladium Emissions in the Environment

Analytical Methods, Environmental Assessment and Health Effects


ISBN: 978-3-540-29219-7 (Print) 978-3-540-29220-3 (Online)

Table of contents (39 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXVIII

  2. Sources of Palladium Emissions

    1. Chapter

      Pages 3-23

      Automotive Catalysts

    2. Chapter

      Pages 25-38

      Release of Particulate and Acid Soluble Palladium from Catalytic Converters into the Environment

    3. Chapter

      Pages 39-51

      Use and Demand of Palladium for the Industry

    4. Chapter

      Pages 53-70

      Regional Distribution of Pd, Pt and Au-Emissions from the Nickel Industry on the Kola Peninsula, NW-Russia, as Seen in Moss and Humus Samples

  3. Analytical Methods for Determination of Palladium in Biological and Environmental Materials

    1. Chapter

      Pages 73-82

      Analysis of Palladium by High Resolution ICP-MS

    2. Chapter

      Pages 83-96

      Determination of Palladium in Environmental Samples by ICP-MS after Preconcentration / Separation

    3. Chapter

      Pages 97-109

      Sources of Error and their Elimination for Spectrometric Determination of Palladium in Environmental Samples

    4. Chapter

      Pages 111-118

      Collision Cell ICP-MS as Tool for the Determination of Palladium

    5. Chapter

      Pages 119-134

      Solid Sampling GFAAS and ICPMS for the Determination of Trace Amounts of Palladium

    6. Chapter

      Pages 135-144

      Preconcentration and Separation Methods for the Determination of Trace Palladium in Environmental Samples

    7. Chapter

      Pages 145-162

      Analytical Problems and Validation of Methods for Determination of Palladium in Environmental Materials

    8. Chapter

      Pages 163-172

      ICP-MS and Te Co-Precipitation after Nickel Sulphide Fire-Assay Collection for Pd Determination in Roadside Soils

    9. Chapter

      Pages 173-189

      Determination of Ultra-Trace Levels of Palladium in Environmental Samples by Graphite Furnace Atomic Spectrometry Techniques

    10. Chapter

      Pages 191-201

      Determination of palladium in road dust and sewage sludge ashes

    11. Chapter

      Pages 203-213

      Speciation of Palladium in Plants: Method Development for Investigating Metabolic Changes

    12. Chapter

      Pages 215-227

      Analytical Procedure for the Quantification of in vitro Induced Pt- and Pd-DNA Adducts in Human Lung Cells

    13. Chapter

      Pages 229-243

      HPLC, Extraction and Solubilities of Pd (II) - und Rh (III)-Dialkyldithiocarbamates and Other Chelate Chemistry

    14. Chapter

      Pages 245-291

      Analytical Methods to Determine Palladium in Environmental Matrices: A Review

  4. Occurrence, Chemical Behaviour and Fate of Palladium in the Environment

    1. Chapter

      Pages 295-305

      Regional and Global Transport of Platinum Group Elements from Automobile Catalysts

    2. Chapter

      Pages 307-323

      Palladium in Waste Waters and Surface Waters of North Rhine-Westfalia

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