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Occurrence of hydrophobic organic pollutants (BFRs and UV-filters) in sediments from South America.
In the present study the occurrence of emerging hydrophobic organic pollutants in sediment samples from South America (Chile and Colombia) was investigated for the first time. Nineteen Chilean andExpand
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Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in Eastern and Western South American Countries
This review attempts to fulfill these requirements by analyzing the existing information regarding environmental levels of POPs in eight countries of South America. Expand
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Spatial variability of atmospheric semivolatile organic compounds in Chile
Abstract In an effort to characterize the spatial variability of pesticides, polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in the Chilean atmosphere, XAD-based passiveExpand
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EROD activity and biliary fluorescence in Schroederichthys chilensis (Guichenot 1848): biomarkers of PAH exposure in coastal environments of the South Pacific Ocean.
Schroederichthys chilensis is a common shark that lives in Chilean coastal environments. In this work, the relationship between liver 7-ethoxyresorufin-O-deethylase dealkylation (EROD) activity andExpand
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Presence and characterization of microplastics in fish of commercial importance from the Biobío region in central Chile.
In this study we have identified and characterized microplastic particles (MPs) found in six fish species of commercial importance in central Chile. The fish species belong to different trophicExpand
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Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) in Mussels along the Chilean Coast
Abstract-DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1065/espr2006.01.011 Goal, Scope and Background Chile signed the Stockholm Convention, which establishes measures to reduce or eliminate Persistent OrganicExpand
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Remediation technologies for organochlorine-contaminated sites in developing countries.
Despite its importance in human life, until recently the relationship between soils and human health has been undervalued, especially in least developed countries. Currently, a holistic approach hasExpand
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