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Main Title Analysis of the Dynamics of DDT and Its Derivatives, DDD and DDE, in Marine Sediments.
Author Phillips, John H. ; Haderlie, Eugene E. ; Lee., Welton L. ;
CORP Author Stanford Univ., Pacific Grove, Calif. Hopkins Marine Station.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C.;Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, Calif.;California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco.;Pacific Northwest Environmental Research Lab., Corvallis, Oreg.
Year Published 1974
Stock Number PB-238 511
Additional Subjects Water pollution ; Sediments ; Insecticides ; Monterey Bay ; DDT ; Chlorohydrocarbons ; DDT ; Concentration(Composition) ; Sampling ; California ; Seasonal variations ; Decomposition ; Carbon dioxide ; Anaerobic conditions ; DDD insecticide ; DDE insecticide ; Water quality data
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-238 511 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 106p
Abstract The concentration of the three chlorinated hydrocarbons, DDT, DDD, and DDE, were measured in sediments at 57 stations in Monterey Bay on the Central California coast during 1970 and 1971. Mean concentration in parts per billion was DDT 3.1, DDD 2.3, and DDE 5.4. Maximum concentrations were DDT 19.3, DDD 8.7, DDE, 20.5 parts per billion. The distribution of the three compounds within South Monterey Bay was charted. During 1973 nineteen of the original stations, representing locations that were low, intermediate, and high concentrations in the original survey, were resampled. The mean concentration approximately three years later were DDT 15.5, DDD 2.3, and DDE 5.4 parts per billion with maximum levels of DDT 83.1, DDD 11.4, and DDE 17.5 parts per billion. A chart of the concentrations in South Monterey Bay revealed essentially the same distribution of chlorinated hydrocarbons.
Supplementary Notes Prepared in cooperation with Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, Calif., California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, and Pacific Northwest Environmental Research Lab., Corvallis, Oreg.
PUB Date Free Form 1974
Category Codes 13B; 68E; 68D
NTIS Prices PC A06/MF A01
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 326597393
Origin NTIS
Type CAT