Sources, Fate, and Toxic Hazards of Oxygenated Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) at PAH- contaminated Sites

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  title={Sources, Fate, and Toxic Hazards of Oxygenated Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) at PAH- contaminated Sites},
  author={Staffan Lundstedt and Paul A. White and Christine L. Lemieux and Krista D Lynes and Iain B. Lambert and Lars G. {\"O}berg and Peter Haglund and Mats Tysklind},
  booktitle={Ambio},
  year={2007}
}
Abstract In this paper we show that oxygenated polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (oxy-PAHs) are important cocontaminants that should be taken into account during risk assessment and remediation of sites with high levels of PAHs. The presented data, which have been collected both from our own research and the published literature, demonstrate that oxy-PAHs are abundant but neglected contaminants at these sites. The oxy-PAHs show relatively high persistency and because they are formed through… 

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