Dioxin formation from waste incineration.

  title={Dioxin formation from waste incineration.},
  author={Takayuki Shibamoto and Akio Yasuhara and Takeo Katami},
  journal={Reviews of environmental contamination and toxicology},
There has been great concern about dioxins-polychlorinated dibenzo dioxins (PCDDs), polychlorinated dibenzo furans (PCDFs), and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs)-causing contamination in the environment because the adverse effects of these chemicals on human health have been known for many years. Possible dioxin-contamination has received much attention recently not only by environmental scientists but also by the public, because dioxins are known to be formed during the combustion of industrial… CONTINUE READING
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