Investigation of mud volcano composition inTurkmenistan

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Budak T.

1st International Eurasian Conference on Science, Engineering and Technology, Ankara, Turkey, 22 - 23 November 2018, pp.153

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Summary Text
  • City: Ankara
  • Country: Turkey
  • Page Numbers: pp.153
  • Yıldız Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Balneotherapy is a treatment of some diseases, commonly used in clinical practice in various countries as well as Turkey, Israel and Japan. The mechanism has not been exactly explained but involved in mechanical, thermal and chemical effects. Because of that, mud volcano component is a very important chemical source as being cure of different problems. For this purpose, two different mud origins were investigated in Turkmenistan area in terms of their chemical components.