Anthropogenic C1 and C2 Halocarbons: Potential Application as Coastal Water-Mass Tracers

  • George R. Helz
Part of the Environmental Science Research book series (ESRH, volume 16)


Chemical water-mass tracers are often employed to obtain knowledge of water movements and mixing rates. In coastal waters, this knowledge is essential for wise planning of municipal and industrial development. Tracers sometimes also can be used to establish the legal responsibility for a pollution episode or spill.


Particulate Organic Carbon Pollution Episode Halogenated Hydrocarbon Dilute Aqueous Solution Sewage Treatment Plant Effluent 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • George R. Helz
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  1. 1.Department of ChemistryUniversity of MarylandUSA

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