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An undesired contaminant that results in pollution.


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Re: Fish transfaunation from public to private waters - how to d

... to quote this I thought about a possible difference in pollution levels between public and private waters assuming that high concentrations of pollutants such as heavy metals are present in the first but absent in the latter. It still would require a costly and lenghty preparation and analysis ...

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by DocWillow
Fri Nov 25, 2011 7:38 am
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Fish transfaunation from public to private waters - how to d
Replies: 5
Views: 3868

NLP

... If the contaminated water source reaches the aquatic systems, the excess nitrogen leads to aquatic ecosystem degradation. For instance, the pollutants in the water leas to oxygen deprivation, which in turn results in fish kills and the existence of dead zones. As for the potential health ...

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by Tata1
Wed May 11, 2011 4:53 am
 
Forum: Bioinformatics
Topic: NLP
Replies: 16
Views: 17099

Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibition

... is an enzyme found in blood plasma that converts carbon dioxide into bicarbonate
 CO2 + H2O -->  H2CO3 --> HCO3- + H+
 Suppose certain pollutants in the air can inhibit this enzyme. Explain how you would determine the type of inhibition and how it could be overcome? If any one of you ...

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by beauknows
Mon Jan 24, 2011 11:24 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibition
Replies: 1
Views: 1570

Fish transfaunation from public to private waters - how to d

... of the stocking. I thought about a possible difference in pollution levels between public and private waters assuming that high concentrations of pollutants such as heavy metals are present in the first but absent in the latter. It still would require a costly and lenghty preparation and analysis ...

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by VascoResando
Fri Nov 26, 2010 2:39 pm
 
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Fish transfaunation from public to private waters - how to d
Replies: 5
Views: 3868

Our environment is changing

... of factories and cars. Greater awareness of health and environmental hazards has created pressure for laws that control the amount of released pollutants. The long-term effects of pollution are not yet precisely known, but it is widely believed by scientist that global warming is a threat to ...

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by lavrluc
Mon Oct 19, 2009 10:50 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Global Environmental Change
Replies: 68
Views: 96813
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