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Polychlorinated Biphenyls

Known as: PCBs, Polychlorinated biphenyl, Compounds, Polychlorobiphenyl 
Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) are a family of more than 200 chemical compounds (congeners) with 1 to 10 chlorine atoms attached to biphenyl and a… Expand
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2019
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2019
Biochar application has multiple benefits for soil fertility improvement and climate change mitigation. Biochar can act as a… Expand
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2019
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2019
Human populations are chronically exposed to mixtures of toxic chemicals. Predicting the health effects of these mixtures require… Expand
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2019
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2019
Industries are the paramount driving force for the economic and technological development of society. However, the flourishing… Expand
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2018
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2018
The increasing use of electrical and electronic equipment leads to a huge generation of electronic waste (e-waste). It is the… Expand
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2018
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2018
Abstract Solid waste has been an inevitable by-product of the operations of industrialised societies. One result of economic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND In utero exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls, a ubiquitous environmental contaminant, has been linked to adverse… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The civilian, commercial, and defense sectors of most advanced industrialized nations are faced with a tremendous set of… Expand
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Review
1994
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1994
  • S. Safe
  • Critical reviews in toxicology
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 24072733
Commercial polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and environmental extracts contain complex mixtures of congeners that can be… Expand
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1990
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1990
  • S. Safe
  • Critical reviews in toxicology
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 27477203
Halogenated aromatic compounds, typified by the polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins (PCDDs), dibenzofurans (PCDFs), biphenyls (PCBs… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
Polychlorinated biphenyls are widely dispersed in the global ecosystem, and are powerful inducers of hepatic enzymes which… Expand
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