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Main Title Swimming in chemicals : widespread presence of brominated flame retardants and PCBs in eels (Anguilla anguilla) from rivers and lakes in 10 European countries /
CORP Author Greenpeace International.
Publisher Greenpeace,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 62232724
Subjects Biological monitoring ; Pollutants--Analysis ; Fireproofing agents--Toxicology ; Polychlorinated biphenyls
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EJBM  TP2665.G744 2005 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 11/11/2005
Collation 55 p. ; 28 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p.41-46).
Contents Notes
Map of locations for the 20 pooled eel samples -- What are brominated flame retardants? -- Toxicity concerns -- Environmental trends in flame retardant contamination -- The bigger picture -- Eels as biomonitors of flame retardant contamination -- European eels under threat -- Sleeping poisons? -- Scope of the current study -- Materials and methods -- Study design -- Sample collection -- Analytical methods -- Results and discussion -- PBDE -- HBCD -- TBBP-A -- PCBs