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Toxicity of vanadium to different freshwater organisms

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Beusen, J.M., Neven, B. Toxicity of vanadium to different freshwater organisms. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 39, 194–201 (1987). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01689406

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Keywords

  • Toxicity
  • Waste Water
  • Vanadium
  • Water Management
  • Water Pollution