A novel exploratory chemometric approach to environmental monitorring by combining block clustering with Partial Least Square (PLS) analysis


BACKGROUND Given the serious threats posed to terrestrial ecosystems by industrial contamination, environmental monitoring is a standard procedure used for assessing the current status of an environment or trends in environmental parameters. Measurement of metal concentrations at different trophic levels followed by their statistical analysis using… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1752-153X-7-145


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