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Soil Contamination with Heavy Metals and Petroleum Derivates: Impact on Edaphic Fauna and Remediation Strategies

By Raphael Bastão de Souza, Thiago Guilherme Maziviero, Cintya Aparecida Christofoletti, Tamaris Gimenez Pinheiro and Carmem Silvia Fontanetti

Submitted: April 13th 2012Reviewed: August 31st 2012Published: February 27th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/52868

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Raphael Bastão de Souza, Thiago Guilherme Maziviero, Cintya Aparecida Christofoletti, Tamaris Gimenez Pinheiro and Carmem Silvia Fontanetti (February 27th 2013). Soil Contamination with Heavy Metals and Petroleum Derivates: Impact on Edaphic Fauna and Remediation Strategies, Soil Processes and Current Trends in Quality Assessment Maria C. Hernandez Soriano, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/52868. Available from:

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