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    • Lead acid battery recycling in Costa Rica: A case study 

      Esquivel Hernández, Germain; Bolaños - Ulloa, P.; Navarro - Monge, M.; Alfaro Solís, Rosa; Sibaja Brenes, J.P.; Mora - Barrantes, J.C.; Valdés - González, J. (WIT Transactions on Ecology and the Environment, 2012)
      This work describes the production of secondary lead in a smelter located in Costa Rica. The only input of the plant is scrap automotive batteries. We describe the environmental management strategies used for waste ...
    • Spatial and Temporal Variation of Stable Isotopes in Precipitation across Costa Rica: An Analysis of Historic GNIP Records 

      Sánchez Murillo, Ricardo; Esquivel Hernández, Germain; Welsh, Kristen; S. Brooks, Erin; Boll, Jan; Alfaro Solís, Rosa; Valdés González, Juan (2013-11-27)
      The location of Costa Rica on the Central American Isthmus creates unique microclimate systems that receive moisture inputs directly from the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean. In Costa Rica, stable isotope monitoring ...