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  • 1 CVRM and DEQ – Instituto Superior Técnico (Technical University of Lisbon) Av. Rovisco Pais 1 1049-001 Lisboa Portugal
  • | 2 DEA – Dispersâo Elementar Atmosférica (Technological and Nuclear Institute) Estrada Nacional 10 2686-953 Sacavém Portugal
  • | 3 CVRM – Instituto Superior Técnico (Technical University of Lisbon) Av. Rovisco Pais 1 1049-001 Lisboa Portugal
  • | 4 MLJB – Museu, Laboratório e Jardim Botânico (University of Lisbon) R. Escola Politécnica 58 1250-102 Lisboa Portugal
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Abstract  

The olive tree (Olea europaea) is an icon of southern Europe and awidespread evergreen in mainland Portugal. First results of a continuing studyon the ability of olive-tree bark to act as an air-pollution biomonitor arepresented and discussed here. Other than lower signals and an anticipatedsystemic control over some elements, there seems to be no a priori reasonfor ruling out the possibility of using bark in atmospheric trace-elementsurveys. In fact, nonparametric statistics show that, despite their relativemagnitude, the variation patterns of bark and lichen concentrations significantlyfollow one another all across the study area.

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  • Impact Factor (2019): 1.137
  • Scimago Journal Rank (2019): 0.360
  • SJR Hirsch-Index (2019): 65
  • SJR Quartile Score (2019): Q3 Analytical Chemistry
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Journal of Radionalytical and Nuclear Chemistry
Language English
Size A4
Year of
Foundation
1968
Volumes
per Year
4
Issues
per Year
12
Founder Akadémiai Kiadó
Founder's
Address
H-1117 Budapest, Hungary 1516 Budapest, PO Box 245.
Publisher Akadémiai Kiadó
Springer Nature Switzerland AG
Publisher's
Address
H-1117 Budapest, Hungary 1516 Budapest, PO Box 245.
CH-6330 Cham, Switzerland Gewerbestrasse 11.
Responsible
Publisher
Chief Executive Officer, Akadémiai Kiadó
ISSN 0236-5731 (Print)
ISSN 1588-2780 (Online)