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Published by Institute of Petroleum in London .
Written in English


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IP 84-009.

StatementK.S. Goodman, R.P. Troake.
Series[Technical papers / Institute of Petroleum] -- 84-009
ContributionsTroake, R. P.
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Open LibraryOL13984910M

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This density gradient inhibits the mixing and dilution of the very salty water [11] Produced water effects on aquatic lives are related to the exposure of organisms to concentrations of more than. Environmental Effects of Production Water Discharges. Paperback – by Goodman, K. S. & Troake, R. P. (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, "Please retry" Author: Goodman, K. S. & Troake, R. P. Furuholt E. () Environmental Effects of Discharge and Reinjection of Produced Water. In: Reed M., Johnsen S. (eds) Produced Water 2. Environmental Science Research, vol A number of studies have been carried out on heavy metal concentrations in animal feeds and manure. Hill et al. carried out an experiment on the impact of animal waste application on runoff water quality in field experimental plots and concluded that a major concern of using animal waste as a source of fertilizer is the potential of degrading any nearby natural water sources Zhang et al.