2007 GSA Denver Annual Meeting (28–31 October 2007)
Session No. 222 Wednesday, 31 October 2007
1:30 PM-5:30 PM, Colorado Convention Center: 704/706

T29. Arsenic: From Nature to Human II (GSA Geology and Society Division; Geochemical Society; International Society of Groundwater for Sustainable Development)

Prosun Bhattacharya, Abhijit Mukherjee, Jochen Bundschuh and Alan H. Welch, Presiding
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222-11:30 PM RELEASE OF ARSENIC AND CHEMICAL ALTERATION OF VOLCANIC ROCKS IN ALKALINE VOLCANIC LAKES: LOPEZ, Dina L., Geological Sciences, Ohio Univ, 316 Clippinger Laboratories, Athens, OH 45701, lopezd@ohio.edu
222-21:50 PM MUD VOLCANIC ACTIVITY IN THE SOUTHWESTERN TAIWAN AND THEIR POSSIBLE INFLUENCE ON ARSENIC MOBILIZATION: JEAN, Jiin-Shuh, Depatment of Earth Sciences, National Cheng Kung University, #1 University Road, Tainan, 70101, Taiwan, jiinshuh@mail.ncku.edu.tw, NATH, Bibhash, School of Environmental Systems Engineering, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, M015, Crawley, 6009, Australia, LEE, Ming-Kuo, Geology and Geography, Auburn University, 210 Petrie Hall, Auburn, AL 36849, and LIU, Chia-Chuan, Department of Earth Sciences, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 70101, Taiwan
222-32:05 PM DEVELOPMENT OF CONCEPTUAL HYDROGEOLOGICAL MODEL FOR EVALUATION OF THE AQUIFERS WITH LOW ARSENIC GROUNDWATER IN MATLAB UPAZILA, SOUTH-EASTERN BANGLADESH: VON BRÖMSSEN, Mattias1, MARKUSSEN, Lars Møller2, AHMED, Kazi Matin3, THUNVIK, Roger4, HASAN, M. Aziz5, JACKS, Gunnar6, JAKARIYA, M.7, and BHATTACHARYA, Prosun4, (1) Ramböll Sweden AB, Box 4205, Stockholm, SE-102 65, Sweden, mattias.bromssen@ramboll.se, (2) Rambøll Danmark A/S, Bredevej 2, Virum, DK-2380, Denmark, (3) Department of Geology, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, 1000, Bangladesh, (4) KTH-International Groundwater Arsenic Research Group, Department of Land and Water Resources Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Teknikringen 76, Stockholm, SE-10044, Sweden, (5) Department of Geology, University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh, Dhaka, 1000, Bangladesh, (6) KTH-International Groundwater Arsenic Research Group, Division of Land and Water Resources Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Teknikringen 76, Stockholm, SE-10044, Sweden, (7) NGO Forum NGO-Forum For Drinking Water and Sanitation, 4/6 Block-E, Lalmatia, Dhaka, 1207, Bangladesh
222-42:20 PM ADSORPTION BEHAVIOUR OF ARSENIC IN THE OXIDIZED AQUIFERS IN MATLAB UPAZILA, BANGLADESH: HÄLLER, Sara1, BIVÉN, Annelie1, VON BRÖMSSEN, Mattias1, HASAN, M. Aziz1, BHATTACHARYA, Prosun1, GUSTAFSSON, Jon Petter1, THUNVIK, Roger1, AHMED, Kazi Matin2, and JACKS, Gunnar3, (1) KTH-International Groundwater Arsenic Research Group, Department of Land and Water Resources Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Teknikringen 76, Stockholm, SE-10044, Sweden, hasanma@kth.se, (2) Department of Geology, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, 1000, Bangladesh, (3) KTH-International Groundwater Arsenic Research Group, Division of Land and Water Resources Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Teknikringen 76, Stockholm, SE-10044, Sweden
222-52:35 PM FIELD-SCALE APPLICATION OF SURFACE COMPLEXATION MODELING USING PHREEQC FOR PREDICTING SOLID-PHASE ARSENIC OCCURRENCES IN THE SEDIMENTS OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY ALLUVIAL AQUIFER, ARKANSAS, USA: SHARIF, M.U.1, DAVIS, Ralph K.1, STEELE, Kenneth F.1, HAYS, Phillip D.1, KIM, Burmshik1, KRESSE, Tim M.2, and FAZIO, John A.3, (1) Department of Geosciences, University of Arkansas, 113 Ozark Hall, Fayetteville, AR 72701, mushari@uark.edu, (2) Water Science Center, US Geological Survey, 401 Hardin Rd, Little Rock, AR 72211, (3) Water Division, Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality, 8001 National Drive, Little Rock, AR 72219
222-62:50 PM GENERIC MODELLING OF THE IMPACT OF IRRIGATION ON ARSENIC TRANSPORT IN SHALLOW GROUNDWATER IN THE ALLUVIAL AQUIFERS IN THE SANTIAGO DEL ESTERO PROVINCE, ARGENTINA: THUNVIK, Roger1, TECLE, Amanuel1, BHATTACHARYA, Prosun1, LINDBÄCK, Katrin1, SJÖLIN, Anna Maria1, MARTIN, Raúl A.2, STORNIOLO, Angel del R.2, SRACEK, Ondra3, and BUNDSCHUH, Jochen4, (1) KTH-International Groundwater Arsenic Research Group, Department of Land and Water Resources Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Teknikringen 76, Stockholm, SE-10044, Sweden, roger@kth.se, (2) Departamento de Geología y Geotecnia, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Tecnologías, Universidad Nacional de Santiago del Estero (UNSE), Av. Belgrano (S) 1912, Santiago del Estero, 4200, Argentina, (3) Institute of Geological Sciences, Faculty of Science, Masaryk University, Kotlárská 2, Brno, 611 37, Czech Republic, (4) Department of Earth Sciences, National Cheng Kung University, 1 University Road, Tainan City, 70101, Taiwan
222-73:05 PM THE RELEASE AND TRANSPORT OF ARSENIC AND OTHER TRACE ELEMENTS FROM A POULTRY LITTER APPLICATION IN AN AGRICULTURAL WATERSHED: DIESEL, Elizabeth, Dept. of Geosciences, Virginia Tech, 4044 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061, diesel@vt.edu and SCHREIBER, Madeline, Dept. of Geosciences, Virginia Tech, 4044 Derring Hall, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0420
222-83:20 PM HEALTH EFFECTS OF ARSENIC - MODIFYING EFFECTS OF AGE, METABOLISM AND NUTRITION: VAHTER, Marie, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm SE-171 77 Sweden, marie.vahter@ki.se
222-93:40 PM SPECIATION OF ARSENIC METABOLIC INTERMEDIATES IN HUMAN URINE BY HPLC AND HYDRIDE GENERATION ATOMIC FLUORESCENCE SPECTROMETRY: ALAUDDIN, M.1, BHATTACHARJEE, M.1, SULTANA, S.1, and ZAKARIA, A.B.M.2, (1) Department of Chemistry, Wagner College, Staten Island, NY 10301, malauddi@wagner.edu, (2) Exonics Technology Center, Dhaka, Bangladesh
222-103:55 PM ARSENIC BIOACCUMULATION BY MICROALGAE ISOLATED FROM CONTAMINATED SOILS: SIMõES, Daniela M. de L.1, MELLO, Jaime W.V. de1, AGUIAR, Rosane2, ABRAHÃO, Walter A.P.1, MARTINS, Juliana A.1, and SINGULANI, Michelly F.1, (1) Soil Department, Federal University of Vicosa, Av. P. H. Rolfs, s/n. Campus UFV, Vicosa, MG, 36570-000, Brazil, jwvmello@ufv.br, (2) Plant Biology Department, Federal University of Vicosa, Av. P. H. Rolfs, s/n. Campus UFV, Vicosa, MG, 36570-000, Brazil
222-114:10 PM A NOVEL TECHNIQUE FOR ARSENIC REMEDIATION WITH FE-MN OXIDE PRECIPITATION IN AN ARTIFICIAL AQUIFER: PRELIMINARY RESULTS: ROUTH, Joyanto, Department of Geology and Geochemistry, Stockholm University, Stockholm, S-10691, Sweden, joyanto.routh@geo.su.se, HALLBERG, Rolf, Department of Geology and Geochemistry, Stockholm University, Stockholm, S 10691, Sweden, and SINHA RAY, S.P., Centre for Ground Water Studies, 35 Dhakuria Station Lane, Kolkata, 700031, India
222-124:25 PM IRON COATED POTTERY GRANULES FOR ARSENIC REMOVAL FROM DRINKING WATER: DONG, Lianjie, ZININ, Pavel, MING, Li Chung, and COWEN, James P., University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96822, liangjiedong@gmail.com
222-134:40 PM WELL DESIGN CRITERIA PROVIDING REDUCED CONCENTRATIONS OF GEOGENIC ARSENIC AND URANIUM, SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY, CALIFORNIA: GUILBERT, Michael E., Provost & Pritchard Engineering Group, Inc, 286 West Cromwell Avenue, Fresno, CA 93711, mguilbert@ppeng.com and JOHNSON, Christopher S., 3003 E Cornell Ave, Fresno, CA 93703-1230
222-144:55 PM DETERMINING IRON TO PHOSPHATE RATIOS AS A TOOL FOR PREDICTING THE EFFECTIVENESS OF ARSENIC TREATMENT SYSTEMS: MAHIN, Tom1, MURCOTT, Susan1, NGAI, Tommy2, and MONDAL, Mohon Kumar3, (1) Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), 77 Massachusetts Ave, Room 1-138, Cambridge, MA 02139, mahin@mit.edu, (2) Centre for Affordable Water and Sanitation Technology (CAWST), 12, 2916 Fifth Ave NE, Calgary, AB T2A6K4, Canada, (3) LEDARS (formerly GUS), Munshigonj Village, Shyamnagar Upazila, Satkhira, P.C- 9455, Bangladesh
222-155:10 PM CHLORINATION OF SURFACE WATERS IN THE BENGAL BASIN: WILSON, Richard, Physics Department, Harvard University, Jefferson Physical Laboratory 257, Cambridge, MA 02138, WILSON5@FAS.HARVARD.EDU
 5:25 PM Concluding Remarks

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