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Copper in aerosol particles produced by the ocean

Cattell, F.C.R. and Scott, W.D. (1978) Copper in aerosol particles produced by the ocean. Science, 202 (4366). pp. 429-430.

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Measurements of particulate copper in the atmosphere near the island of Tasmania indicate that the ocean is a source of atmospheric copper. A biogenic agent may be responsible for the approximately 20,000-fold enrichment of copper during aerosol production from the ocean.

Publication Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Environmental and Life Sciences
Publisher: American Association for the Advancement of Science
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