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The study of heavy metals (Lead and Iron) contamination in cultured Oncorhynchus mykiss of Guilan province

Nekuie Fard, A.; Moradi, Y.; Seidgar, M.; Javan, S.; Aghebati, S.;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2015
Abstract
This study was carried out in three farmed rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss) of Guilan Province. Heavy metals (Iron and Lead) were measured using Atomic absorption spectrometry in food, water and fish muscles of farms. The amounts of Iron and Lead (Mean ±SD) in all water samples from studied farms were 55.29±2.71 and 2.066±0.714 µg/L, respectively. The amounts of Iron and Lead (Mean± SD) in consumed feed of studied farms were 494.51± 89.18 and 3.494± 1.462 mg/kg, respectively. Also, the amounts of Iron and lead in fish muscle of studied farms were measured as 7.715± 1.050 and 0.39970± 0.073 mg/kg, respectively. The obtained results revealed the existence of hi...
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free text keywords: Biology, Chemistry, Fisheries, Pollution, Biology, Chemistry, Fisheries, Pollution, Oncorhynchus mykiss, Contamination, Heavy metals, lead, Iron, Guilan, Iran, rainbow trout, fish
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