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Chemical Analysis of Sediments Adjacent to the Canby Road Tire Fire. Memo to Thom Hooper, WA State Dept of Fish & Wildlife.

 
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96-e09July 1996
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Author(s) Johnson, A. and D. Serdar
Description Twenty-four sediment samples were analyzed for total petroleum hydrocarbons, with four of these being screened for 13 metals, cyanide, and 75 base/neutral/acid compounds. Detection of hydrocarbons matching oil leaking from the tire fire was limited to the three samples collected inside the inner containment boom (13.0 - 38.0 mg/Kg: parts per million) and one of four samples collected within the outer boom (2.0 mg/Kg).
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Keywords sediment, chemical, chromium, copper, cyanide, hydrocarbons, lead, metals, zinc, fish, petroleum, Puget Sound
WATERSHED Water Resource Inventory Area CR Columbia River