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Volume 2012, Article ID 930737, 6 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/2012/930737
Research Article

Evaluation of the Ecochemical Status of the Danube in Serbia in Terms of Water Quality Parameters

1Faculty of Technology Leskovac, University of Niš, Bulevar Oslobođenja 124, 16000 Leskovac, Serbia
2Tehnical Faculty in Bor, University of Belgrade, Vojske Jugoslavije 12, 19210 Bor, Serbia

Received 31 October 2011; Accepted 3 January 2012

Academic Editor: Rosalinda Gioia

Copyright © 2012 Ljiljana Takić et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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