The transport of pollutants by suspended sediments in the Yarra River

2018-06-13T05:09:24Z (GMT) by Phillip Leigh Sinclair
This thesis reports the use of continuous flow centifuge to collect gram quantities of <63µm suspended sediment from the Yarra River, Victoria, Australia. This suspended sediment was characterized for its content of phosphorus, iron, maganese, copper, chromium, lead and zinc. The organic content and particle size distribution of the suspended sediment were also examined. [...]