• Concerning mercury in meteorites

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      Mercury; Mercury Concentration; Enstatite; Carbonaceous Chondrite; Total Mercury Concentration

    • Abstract

       

      The mercury concentration of all analyzed meteorites (falls) shows an increasing trend with their terrestrial age. Such a trend, in view of the intense Hg pollution of the earth, warrants careful selection of well preserved and well documented specimens for analysis.

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      B L K Somayajulu1

      1. Physical Research Laboratory, Ahmedabad - 380009
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