Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons ( PAHs ) in Norwegian and Russian Arctic marine sediments : concentrations , geographical distribution and sources

@inproceedings{Dahle2006PolycyclicAH,
  title={Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons ( PAHs ) in Norwegian and Russian Arctic marine sediments : concentrations , geographical distribution and sources},
  author={Salve Dahle and Vladimir M Savinov and Vera E. Petrova and Jarle Klungs\oyr and Tatiana Savinova and Galina Batova and Anna Kursheva},
  year={2006}
}
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) are key contaminants of concern under the Arctic Environmental Monitoring Programme (AMAP) due to their carcinogenic potential. The concentration of PAHs may be connected to the geochemical background of the sediments, including leakage and erosion of fossil carbon, as well as epigenetic processes such as decaying… CONTINUE READING