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Inorganic arsenic chemical review
Inorganic arsenic occurs in many minerals and is widely distributed in rocks, soils and sediments. In minerals, the highest arsenic concentrations generally occur as the sulfide or oxide, or as the arsenides of copper, lead, silver or gold.