Open Access
E3S Web of Conferences
Volume 1, 2013
Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Heavy Metals in the Environment
Article Number 32003
Number of page(s) 4
Section Heavy Metals in Aquatic Systems II
Published online 23 April 2013
  1. Bargagli R., Cateni D., Nelli L., Olmastroni S., & Zagarese B. (1997) Environmental impact of trace element emissions from geothermal power plants. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 33:172–181 [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  2. Cruz J.V. & Franca Z. (2006) Hydrogeochemistry of thermal and mineral water springs of the Azores archipelago (Portugal) Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research 151:382–398 [CrossRef]
  3. Davraz A. (2008) Hydrogeochemical and hydrogeological investigations of thermal waters in the Usak Area (Turkey). Environmental Geology, 54:615–628 [CrossRef]
  4. Elhatip H., Afsin M., Kuscu I., Dirik K., Kurmac Y. & Kavurmaci M. (2004) Estimation of environmental impacts on the water quality of Incesu-Dokuzpinar Springs in Kayseri, Turkey. Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment, 63:255–260 [CrossRef]
  5. Federico C., Aiuppa A., Favara R., Gurrieri S., & Valenza M. (2004) Geochemical monitoring of groundwaters (1998–2001) at Vesuvius volcano (Italy). Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 133:81–104 [CrossRef]
  6. Gemici U., & Filiz S. (2001) Hydrochemistry of the Cesme geothermal area in western Turkey. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal research, 110:171–187 [CrossRef]
  7. Gemici U., & Tarcan G. (2004) Hydrogeological and Hydrogeochemical Features of the Heybeli Spa, Afyon, Turkey: Arsenic and the Other Contaminants in the Thermal Waters. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 72:1107–1114 [PubMed]
  8. Gemici U., Tarcan G., Colak M., & Helvaci C. (2004) Hydrogeochemical and hydrogeological investigations of thermal waters in the Emet area (Kutahya, Turkey). Applied Geochemistry, 19:105–117 [CrossRef]
  9. Gultekin F., Hatipoglu E., & Ersoy A..F (2011) Hydrogeochemistry, environmental isotopes and the origin of the Hamamayagi-Ladik thermal spring (Samsun, Turkey). Environment Earth Science, 62:1351–1360 [CrossRef]
  10. Guo Q., & Wang Y. (2009) Trace Element Hydrochemistry Indicating Water Contamination in and Around the Yangbajing Geothermal Field, Tibet, China. Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology,83:608–613 [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  11. Lima A., Cicchella D., & Di Francia S. (2003) Natural contribution of harmful elements in thermal groundwaters of Ischia Island (Southern Italy). Environmental Geology, 43:930–940
  12. Loppi S. (2001) Environmental distribution of mercury and other trace elements in the geothermal area of Bagnore (Mt. Amiata, Italy). Chemosphere, 45:991–995 [CrossRef] [PubMed]
  13. Modabberi S., & Moore F. (2004) Environmental geochemistry of Zarshuran Au-As deposit, NW Iran. Environmental Geology, 46(6–7):796–807 [CrossRef]
  14. Nriagu J.O. (1989) A global assessment of natural sources of atmospheric trace metals. Nature, 338:47–49 [CrossRef]
  15. Pehlivan R. (2003) The effects on human health and hydrogeochemical characterisitics of the Kirkgecit and Ozancik hot springs, Canakkale, Turkey. Environmental Geochemistry and Health, 25:05–217 [CrossRef]
  16. Smedley P.L., & Kinniburgh D.G. (2002) A review of the source, behaviour and distribution of arsenic in natural waters. Applied Geochemistry, 17:517–568 [CrossRef]
  17. USEPA (2009) List of Contaminants & their MCLs visited at 10 January 2012
  18. Valentino G.M., & Stanzione D. (2004) Geochemical monitoring of the thermal waters of the Phlegrean Fields. Journal of Volcanology and Geothermal Research, 133, 261–289 [CrossRef]
  19. Vengosh A., Helvaci C., & Karamanderesi I.H. (2002) Geochemical constraints for the origin of thermal waters from western Turkey. Applied Geochemistry, 17:163–183 [CrossRef]
  20. Welch A.H., Westjohn D.B., Helsel D.R., & Wanty R.B. (2000) Arsenic in ground water of the United States: occurrence and geochemistry. Ground Water, 38, 589–604 [CrossRef]
  21. WHO (2011) Guidelines for drinking-water quality, fourth edition. World Health Organization. Geneva.
  22. Yalcin T. (2007) Geochemical characterization of the Biga Peninsula thermal waters (NW Turkey). Aquatic Geochemistry, 13:75–93 [CrossRef]
  23. Yoshizuka K., Nishihama S., & Sato H. (2010) Analytical survey of arsenic in geothermal waters from sites in Kyushu, Japan, and a method for removing arsenic using magnetite. Environmental Geochemistry and Health, (2010) 32:297–302. [CrossRef] [PubMed]