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Heavy Metal Status in the Lower Gangetic Delta

  • Abhijit Mitra
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Abstract

A heavy metal may be defined as an element with higher atomic weight, which has the properties of a metallic substance at room temperature. There are several different definitions of heavy metals, but none of them are cent percent accurate to explain the term.

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  • Abhijit Mitra
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  1. 1.Department of Marine ScienceUniversity of Calcutta KolkataIndia

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