DETECTION OF HEAVY METALS FROM MOLLUSCS SHELLS

Authors

  • Magdalena Mititelu Department of Clinical Laboratory and Food Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Carol Davila", Bucharest
  • Corina Ionita Department of Clinical Laboratory and Food Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Carol Davila", Bucharest
  • Elena Ionita Department of Clinical Laboratory and Food Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Carol Davila", Bucharest
  • Sorinel Marius Neacsu Faculty of Medicine, Pharmacy and Dental Medicine, University of "Vasile Goldis", Arad
  • Emilia Amzoiu Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Craiova
  • Larisa Marina Elisabeth Averis Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Craiova
  • Elena Morosan Department of Clinical Laboratory and Food Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Medicine

Abstract

This work presents aspects regarding some heavy metals (Cd, Pb, Cu and Zn) concentration in shells of different molluscs (Mytilus galloprovincialis, Rapana thomasiana, Mya arenaria, Scapharca) collected from the Romanian Black Sea Coast. The heavy metals were analysed using atomic absorption spectrometry.

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Published

2014-12-02

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Working Group 1: Plant Cultivation and Animal Growing Technologies