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- Rojo-Nieto, Elisa; Perales, José Antonio
- Environmental science 2015 v.17 no.7 pp. 1331-1339
- jars, etc ; Pleuronectiformes; bioaccumulation; coasts; fish; glass; hydrophobicity; mechanism of action; pollutants; polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons; risk assessment; sediment contamination; sediments; soil; tissues; toxicity; Show all 16 Subjects
- ... In soils and sediments contaminated by Hydrophobic Organic Compounds (HOCs), the total concentrations are less indicative of potential exposure and distribution than the associated freely dissolved concentrations (Cfᵣₑₑ) or chemical activity. Therefore, these two parameters are increasingly used to assess sediment contamination with regard to their (1) partitioning into the water column, (2) bioac ...