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Date: 2015
Subject Keyword: Deposition | Dust | Exposure | Lead | Metals | Nickel
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1046523
Description: Although metal exposures in the environment have declined over the last two decades, certain activities and locations still present a risk of harm to human health. This study examines environmental du ... More
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Date: 2015
Subject Keyword: Lead | Children | Contamination | Dust | Metals | Smelter
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1047881
Description: Washing and wet mopping is often advocated as a remedial treatment to limit exposure to lead dust. Here, surface and pre- and post-play wipes were measured to ascertain dust metal exposures (arsenic, ... More
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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/306810
Description: Interior and exterior dust, soil and paint were analysed at five brick urban Sydney homes over 15 months to evaluate temporal variations and discriminate sources of lead (Pb) exposure. Exterior dust g ... More
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Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: Blood | Children | Diet | Dust | Handwipes | Mn | Pathways | Pb | Soil
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/306818
Description: We monitored 108 children ≤5 years on a 6-month basis for up to 5 years in a major urban setting. Samples (n ~ 7000) included blood, urine, handwipes (interior, and after exterior playing), 6-day dupl ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/279969
Description: The Australia/New Zealand region of the Southern Ocean is influenced by several of the major global water masses of the oceans and is the prime entry point for cold deep waters into the Pacific basin. ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/225113
Description: This study examines exposure risks associated with lead smelter emissions at children's public playgrounds in Port Pirie, South Australia. Lead and other metal values were measured in air, soil, surfa ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/197433
Description: Contaminants can be transported rapidly and over relatively long distances by atmospheric dust and aerosol relative to other media such as water, soil and biota; yet few studies have explicitly evalua ... More
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Date: 2010
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/225283
Description: Investigating past human-environment interactions requires not only suitable environmental proxies and well-dated archaeological records, but also a uniform temporal resolution between the two. In the ... More
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