Articles | Volume 18, issue 11
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-7757-2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-18-7757-2018
Research article
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04 Jun 2018
Research article |  | 04 Jun 2018

Stable sulfur isotope measurements to trace the fate of SO2 in the Athabasca oil sands region

Neda Amiri, Roya Ghahreman, Ofelia Rempillo, Travis W. Tokarek, Charles A. Odame-Ankrah, Hans D. Osthoff, and Ann-Lise Norman

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