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It plays a significant role in the mitigation of acid mine drainage. 1. Conservation of samples (adapted from Appelo and Postma, 2005). indb 8 11/29/2011 12:24:51 PM Hydrogeochemistry principles for geochemical modeling 9 by metal oxyhydroxides or other secondary minerals). 0 wt%) and/or by acid digestion in the “carbonate step” in a sequential extraction process. Dolomite: like calcite, also contributes to neutralization capacity, but its dissolution is slower. Determination methods are similar to those used for calcite.

The law of mass action is a fundamental principle of thermodynamics that relates the activities of the products of a reaction to the activities of its reactants. 13) where the small letters indicate stoichiometric coefficients and capital letters are the concentrations. 14) a where ΔGR0 is the standard Gibbs free energy, R is the universal gas constant, and T is the temperature. 15) where K is the equilibrium constant for the reaction. 16) where Gf0 is the Gibbs free energy of formation (determined from thermodynamic tables).

Fe(II) and Fe(III)) on the basis of the measured field Eh value and the Nernst equation. , the highest and most kinetically dynamic activities) that the Eh electrode responds to. indb 6 11/29/2011 12:24:50 PM Hydrogeochemistry principles for geochemical modeling 7 it may not represent the concentrations/activities of other redox couples and species. For example, there is often a poor match between measured Eh values and the O2/H2O couple (which can be determined through a dissolved oxygen electrode measurement or even better, through an analytical determination).

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