Tenax extraction as a simple approach to improve environmental risk assessments.

@article{Harwood2015TenaxEA,
  title={Tenax extraction as a simple approach to improve environmental risk assessments.},
  author={Amanda D Harwood and Samuel A. Nutile and Peter F. Landrum and Michael J Lydy},
  journal={Environmental toxicology and chemistry},
  year={2015},
  volume={34 7},
  pages={1445-53}
}
It is well documented that using exhaustive chemical extractions is not an effective means of assessing exposure of hydrophobic organic compounds in sediments and that bioavailability-based techniques are an improvement over traditional methods. One technique that has shown special promise as a method for assessing the bioavailability of hydrophobic organic compounds in sediment is the use of Tenax-extractable concentrations. A 6-h or 24-h single-point Tenax-extractable concentration correlates… CONTINUE READING
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