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Environmental Chemistry Letters

, Volume 6, Issue 2, pp 119–119 | Cite as

Erratum to: Heavy metals from soil and domestic sewage sludge and their transfer to Sorghum plants

  • M. K. Jamali
  • T. G. Kazi
  • M. B. Arain
  • H. I. Afridi
  • N. Jalbani
  • A. R. Memon
  • A. Shah
Erratum

Erratum to: Environ Chem Lett DOI 10.1007/s10311-007-0101-6

In this contribution, there is an error in Table 5. The corrected version is given below.
Table 5

Certified, indicative value and obtained value in BCR 483 and BCR 189 (= 6)

Elements

Certified/indicative value (µg/g)

Experimental value (µg/g)

Recovery (%)

Soil amended with sewage sludge BCR 483

 Cu

362.0 ± 12.0a

366.34 ± 14.5

100.4

 Zn

987.0 ± 37.0a

985.04 ± 35.4

99.8

 Ni

63.8 ± 7.7a

63.4 ± 6.2

99.4

 Cr

3,392.0 ± 484.0a

3,368.26 ± 372.5

99.3

 Pb

501.0 ± 47.0a

510.0 ± 35.9

101.8

 Cd

36.4 ± 2.8a

36.3 ± 2.3

99.7

 As

Whole meal flour BCR 189

 Cu

6.4 ± 0.2

6.2 ± 0.18

96.9

 Zn

56.5 ± 1.7

57.4 ± 1.9

101.6

 Ni

0.348 ± 0.04a

0.342 ± 0.04

98.3

 Cr

0.065 ±  0.001a

0.068 ±  0.0018

104.6

 Pb

0.379 ±  0.012

0.374 ±  0.014

98.7

 Cd

0.0713 ±  0.003

0.0709 ±  0.002

99.4

 As

0.018 ± 0.0005a

0.019 ± 0.0004

105.6

aIndicative values, values presented as mean ± SD

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. K. Jamali
    • 1
  • T. G. Kazi
    • 1
  • M. B. Arain
    • 1
  • H. I. Afridi
    • 1
  • N. Jalbani
    • 1
  • A. R. Memon
    • 1
  • A. Shah
    • 1
  1. 1.National Centre of Excellence in Analytical ChemistrySindh UniversityJamshoroPakistan

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