Evaluation of dioxin contamination in sewage sludge discharges on coastal sediments from Catalonia, Spain.

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The fate of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins (PCDDs) and dibenzofurans (PCDFs) in sewage sludges after discharge into the sea was investigated. Sediment samples were analysed at a sewage sludge disposal site as well as in the surrounding areas. Moreover, eight sediment samples from two rivers in Catalonia and three sediment samples from Catalonian Coast… (More)

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@article{Eljarrat2001EvaluationOD, title={Evaluation of dioxin contamination in sewage sludge discharges on coastal sediments from Catalonia, Spain.}, author={Ethel Eljarrat and Josep Caixach and Josep Rivera}, journal={Water research}, year={2001}, volume={35 11}, pages={2799-803} }