Seawater Chemical Composition

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Seawater composition use in all of the simulations is the following:

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' DOE 1994 Standard mean composition of seawater with borates *
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[Cl-]  = 0.54586 * S/35  mol/kg(solution)
[Na+]  = 0.46906 * S/35  mol/kg(solution)
[Mg2+] = 0.05282 * S/35  mol/kg(solution)
[Ca2+] = 0.01028 * S/35  mol/kg(solution)
[SO4--]= 0.02824 * S/35  mol/kg(solution)
[K+]   = 0.01021 * S/35  mol/kg(solution)
[Br-]  = 0.00084 * S/35  mol/kg(solution)
[Sr2+] = 0.00009 * S/35  mol/kg(solution)
[F-]   = 0.00007 * S/35  mol/kg(solution)
[Btot] = 0.00042 * S/35  B(OH)3 + B(OH)4- mol/kg(solution)