Browsing Queen's Graduate Theses and Dissertations by Subject "XAS"
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Arsenic biotransformations in terrestrial organisms: A study of the transport and transformation of arsenic in plants, fungi, fur and feathers, using conventional speciation analysis and X-ray absorption spectroscopy (2007-07-05)Arsenic taken up by plants and fungi from contaminated soils can subsequently be introduced into food chains. Given the toxic properties of some arsenic compounds, this may be a cause for concern. Much remains to be learned ...