Park area in the centre of Leipzig city
The park Rosental is a recreation area. The soil sampling site is located inside this area between the river Parthe and the dyke Elstermühlgraben. The soil can be classified as Fluvisol (German soil classification KA 4:
pseudovergleyte Vega) originating from flood plain sediments of the rivers Elster and Parthe.
Please, click the image to open the soil profile description.
Soil is livelihood and biosphere for humans, animals, plants and soil organisms. All the substances brought in are transported, transformed and/or accumulated in the soil.
Eighty percent of all elements on earth are metals
Only eighteen elements in the periodic table
Group of organic compounds with at least one covalently bonded chlorine atom
Toxic and persistent organochloropesticide
Several isomeric compounds among the group of chlorinated hydrocarbons
Group of organic compounds with at least three condensed six-membered rings
Organic compounds which are fully (per-) or partially (poly-) fluorinated
Atoms of one element with different weights
Additional information for the interpretation of contamination data
2002 - 2018