Quantitative isotopic fingerprinting of thallium associated with potentially toxic elements (PTEs) in fluvial sediment cores with multiple anthropogenic sources

Juan Liu, Yuchen Zhou, Jingye She, Daniel C.W. Tsang, Holger Lippold, Jin Wang, Yanjun Jiang, Xudong Wei, Wenhuan Yuan, Xuwen Luo, Shuijing Zhai, Lan Song

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Capsule: The article presents critical principles and scenarios for quantitative source attribution of Tl contamination from multiple sources by lead isotopic fingerprinting.

Original languageEnglish
Article number115252
JournalEnvironmental Pollution
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2020


  • Isotopic tracing
  • Multiple end-members
  • Pollution risk assessment
  • Spatial distribution
  • Thallium contamination

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Toxicology
  • Pollution
  • Health, Toxicology and Mutagenesis

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