S4. Minerals, environment and medical uses

Conveners and Chairpersons Claudia Belviso (CNR-IMAA), Giovanni Grieco (UNIMI), Pietro Marescotti (UNIGE)


Giovedi 19 Settembre 2019 [08.30-10.00]

Aula R

4-1    08.30 - 09.00
[KEYNOTE] Capella S.*, Visonà S., Osculati A. & Belluso E. : Occupational and anthropogenic environmental exposure during asbestos-cement production by FIBRONIT in Broni (Pavia): assessment of asbestos lung burden by SEM-EDS

4-2    09.00 - 09.15
Militello G.M.*, Gaggero L., La Maestra S., Sanguineti E., Yus González A. & Lavagnino G. : Lower and upper aspect ratio range to consider on quantitative determination of Elongated Mineral Particles (EMP) in bulk samples and in vitro study

4-3    09.15 - 09.30
Pascucci S.*, Palombo A., Santini F., Pignatti S., Ionca V., Cavalcante F. & Belviso C. : Hyperspectral thermal data to identify natural and manmade asbestos minerals: TASI-600 imagery case studies

4-4    09.30 - 09.45
Croce A.*, Rinaudo C., Grosso F., Erra S. & Amisano M.F. : Identification of asbestos fibers in tissues of patients affected by important diseases in extra respiratory systems

4-5    09.45 - 10.00
Di Benedetto F.*, Belluso E., Capella S., Giaccherini A., Romanelli M., Ciuffi B., Montegrossi G., Zoleo A. & Capacci F. : An EPR study of silica radicals in lung tissues with evidence of silicosis

Giovedi 19 Settembre 2019 [11.30-13.00]

Aula R

4-6    11.30 - 11.45
Beltrami G.*, Martucci A., Pasti L. & Chenet T. : Probing the sorption capacity of Y Zeolite towards pharmaceutical compounds: a neutron powder diffraction study

4-7    11.45 - 12.00
Valdrè G.*, Moro D. & Ulian G. : Amino acids-chlorite interaction at the nano-atomic scale

4-8    12.00 - 12.15
Grieco G.*, Sinojmeri A. & Cavallo A. : Pyrite separation in copper enrichment plants as a key to circular economy driven remediation: a case study from Northern Albania Cu mining district

4-9    12.15 - 12.30
Parisi F.*, Sciascia L., Princivalle F., Merli M., Lazzara G. & Milioto S. : Montmorillonite clay for the removal and recovery of metals and dyes from industrial wastewaters

4-10    12.30 - 12.45
Pastero L.*, Curetti N., Ortenzi M.A., Schiavoni M., Destefanis E. & Pavese A. : Non-conventional CCS reaction: Ca-oxalate precipitation via Vitamin C promoted green reaction

4-11    12.45 - 13.00
Placitu S., Fancello D.*, Medas D., Alisi C., Paganin P., Tasso F., Sprocati A.R., Turnau K. & De Giudici G. : Mineral dissolution enhanced by bacteria can improve sustainability of agricultural practices

Giovedi 19 Settembre 2019 [15.30-17.00]

Aula R

4-12    15.30 - 15.45
Medas D.*, Carlomagno I., Meneghini C., Pusceddu C. & De Giudici G. : Laboratory and synchrotron radiation-based techniques to investigate the soil-plant system in Zn-extreme environments

4-13    15.45 - 16.00
Chilleri E., Byrne P., Onnis P., Lattanzi P.*, Costagliola P., Rimondi V. : Trace metal contents and mobility in mine wastes of the Central Wales mine district: environmental implications

4-14    16.00 - 16.15
Rigonat N.*, De Giudici G., Medas D., Cidu R., Lattanzi P., Podda F., Dore E., Frau F., Marras P.A. & Frau I. : Assessment of environmental impact of mine drainage on the Rio Montevecchio watershed (SW-Sardinia) through hydrologic-tracer techniques and environmental mineralogy

4-15    16.15 - 16.30
Mousavi Aghdam M., Loi A., Dentoni V., Meloni M.A., Pistis M., Funedda A., Randaccio P. & Da Pelo S.* : Can be geogenic radon potential indirectly inferred?

4-16    16.30 - 16.45
Sacchi E.* : Facies analysis at the crime scene: a traditional method in a different frame

4-17    16.45 - 17.00
Somma R.* : The judicial contribution of the Messina University on Forensic Geology and Environmental Crimes


Giovedi 19 Settembre 2019

Area Poster

4-18    Pannello 1
Belviso C.*, Belviso S., Ragone P. & Cavalcante F. : Red mud neutralization by layered double hydroxides (LDHs) formation: differences in the synthesis process used

4-19    Pannello 2
Botta S.*, Avataneo C., Barale L., Compagnoni R., Cossio R., Marcelli I., Piana F. , Tallone S. & Turci F. : Petrofacies for the prediction of NOA content in rocks: application to the “Gronda di Genova” tunneling project

4-20    Pannello 3
D’Aleo R.*, Cangemi M., Speziale S., Garabeiti E., Madonia P. & Favara R. : Ash leachates from Yasur volcano (Vanuatu):  human and livestock health assessment implications

4-21    Pannello 4
Fornasaro S., Comodi P. , Crispini L., Malatesta C.*, Zucchini A. & Marescotti P. : Distribution and concentration of potentially toxic elements in ultramafic rocks: a case study from the Voltri Massif (Western Alps, Italy)

4-22    Pannello 5
Funari V.*, Toller S. & Costa A. : Human Health vs. Urban Geochemistry during the Anthropic Times

4-23    Pannello 6
Giordani M.*, Di Lorenzo F., Mattioli M. & Churakov S. : Solubility Assay of the Natural Zeolites Erionite, Offretite and Stellerite

4-24    Pannello 7
Lettino A., Belviso C., Cavalcante F.* & Fiore S. : Potential Environmental risk induced by TiO2 dispersions in waters and sediments: a case history of the Frido stream deposits (Southern Apennines, Italy)

4-25    Pannello 8
Mattioli M.*, Giordani M., Ottaviani M.F., Cangiotti M., Valentini L., Di Giuseppe D. & Gualtieri A.F. : Fibrous ferrierite from the Lessini Mounts, Veneto Volcanic Province, NE Italy

4-26    Pannello 9
Moro D.*, Ulian G. & Valdrè G. : Mechanical properties of calcium apatite-based biominerals: hydroxylapatite (P63) and type-A carbonated apatite (P1)

4-27    Pannello 10
Rizzo G.* & Sinisi R. : Mineralogical and petrographical assessment of edenite crystals from Southern Apennine (Italy)

4-28    Pannello 11
Sacchi E.* : Unusual (but not too much) particles in forensic soil samples

4-29    Pannello 12
Smiljanić D.*, Daković A., de Gennaro B., Germinario C., Grifa C., Izzo F., Langella A., Spasojević M. & Mercurio M. : Novel zeolite`s nanocomposites with a two-tailed cationic surfactant – Arquad ® 2HT-75 with increased stability

4-30    Pannello 13
Tribaudino M.*, Mantovani L., Solzi M. & Zaccara P. : Environmental monitoring with magnetic minerals on leafs in wintertime: an assessment