Investigating the levels and trends of organochlorine pesticides and polychlorinated biphenyl in sewage sludge

Bradley O Clarke, Nichola A Porter, Philip J Marriott, Judy R Blackbeard

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Abstract

A study was completed to investigate temporal trends of organochlorine pesticides (OCPs: aldrin, chlordane, dieldrin, heptachlor, hexachlorbenzene, and DDT) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in sewage sludge. Between 2004 and 2006 the concentration of OCPs and PCBs in Australian sewage sludge (n=829) was consistently
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)323 - 329
Number of pages7
JournalEnvironment International
Volume36
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes

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