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Occurrence and fate of organophosphorus flame retardants and plasticizers in urban and remote surface waters in Germany.
Within this study, concentration levels and distribution of the organophosphates tris(2-chloroethyl) phosphate (TCEP), tris(2-chloro-1-methylethyl) phosphate (TCPP), tris(2-butoxyethyl) phosphateExpand
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Concentration and distribution of heavy metals in urban airborne particulate matter in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
Heavy metal concentrations were measured in airborne dust collected at three sites with different traffic densities from August 2001 to July 2002 in the Frankfurt am Main area. Bulk samples ofExpand
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Monitoring of the three organophosphate esters TBP, TCEP and TBEP in river water and ground water (Oder, Germany).
  • E. Fries, W. Puettmann
  • Environmental Science, Medicine
  • Journal of environmental monitoring : JEM
  • 25 March 2003
The behaviour of the three organophosphate esters tributyl phosphate (TBP), tris(2-chloroethyl)phosphate (TCEP) and tris(2-butoxyethyl)phosphate (TBEP) during infiltration of river water to groundExpand
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Sesqui- and diterpenoid biomarkers preserved in Taxodium-rich Oligocene oxbow lake clays, Weisselster basin, Germany
Several diterpenoids of the abietane, pimarane and phyllocladane type, and three cadalanetype sesquiterpenoids have been identified in the organic solvent extracts of Lower Oligocene clay sedimentsExpand
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Platinum group elements (Pt, Pd, Rh) in airborne particulate matter in rural vs. urban areas of Germany: concentrations and spatial patterns of distribution.
This study examines platinum group element concentrations (PGE) (i.e. platinum (Pt), palladium (Pd) and rhodium (Rh)) and their spatial distribution in airborne particulate matter fractions (PM) ofExpand
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Monitoring terbutryn pollution in small rivers of Hesse, Germany.
  • K. Quednow, W. Puettmann
  • Environmental Science, Medicine
  • Journal of environmental monitoring : JEM
  • 1 December 2007
Four small river systems in Hesse, Germany, were investigated with respect to seasonal and spatial concentrations of the herbicide terbutrynExpand
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Paleoenvironmental implications from biomarker and stable isotope investigations on the Pliocene Velenje lignite seam (Slovenia)
A Pliocene lignite seam up to 160 m thick occurs in the Velenje basin (Slovenia). The seam originated in a topogenous mire and evolved within a non-marine, transgressive setting. Differences inExpand
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Occurrence and temporal variations of the xenoestrogens bisphenol A, 4-tert-octylphenol, and tech. 4-nonylphenol in two German wastewater treatment plants
Goal, scope, and backgroundThe xenoestrogens bisphenol A, 4-tert-octylphenol, and the technical isomer mixture of 4-nonylphenol (tech. 4-nonylphenol) belong to the group of chemicals which are calledExpand
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Traffic-related trace element fate and uptake by plants cultivated in roadside soils in Toronto, Canada.
This research examines traffic-related trace element emissions and their uptake by plants grown in urban roadside environments in Toronto, Canada. Oregano (Origanum vulgare), beets (Beta vulgaris)Expand
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Occurrence of 4-Nonylphenol in rain and snow
Abstract The present technical note reports on the endocrine disruptor 4-nonylphenol (4-NP) in rain and snow. In July 2001, November 2001 and January 2002, rain and snow sampling was conducted atExpand
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