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Table 1 Particle size distribution of the studied soil sample (dominant fraction in bold)

From: Vivianite formation as indicator of human impact in porous sediments

Diameter (mm) Particle size fraction ICE-113 samples
4.0–4.25 m 6.5–6.6 m 7.6–7.8 m 7.8–8.0 m 8.0–8.2 m 8.2–8.4 m 8.4–8.5 m
0.2–0.63 Medium sand 3.87
0.063–0.2 Fine sand 4.99 6.35 16.22 8.03 25.26 14.06 23.63
0.02–0.063 Coarse silt 13.84 20.84 24.09 29.81 20.98 21.46 21.45
0.0063–0.02 Medium silt 17.61 44.45 32.15 34.88 28.42 33.15 28.77
0.002–0.0063 Fine silt 21.89 13.82 15.22 15.60 15.93 18.93 16.00
0.002 <  Clay 37.80 14.55 12.32 11.69 9.41 12.41 10.16