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Heavy Metal Pollution in Kosovo

  • Luan Shllaku
  • Lars Landner
Part of the Environmental Science book series (ESE)


In Kosovo large-scale exploitation of mineral resources has a long history, and has strongly expanded in this century. It has furthermore triggered a rapid expansion of the various downstream industrial activities, such as energy generation, ore smelting, metal refining, chemical industry and manufacturing of finished products.


Heavy Metal Pollution Lead Concentration Maximum Allowable Concentration Open Cast Mining Blood Lead Concentration 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Luan Shllaku
    • 1
  • Lars Landner
    • 1
  1. 1.DardaniaPristinaYugoslavia

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