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- Sullivan, C.; Mitchelmore, C.L.; Hale, R.C.; Van Veld, P.A.
- The Science of the total environment 2007 v.384 no.1-3 pp. 221-228
- sewage treatment, etc ; DNA damage; toxicity testing; dose response; biomarkers; minnows; environmental exposure; water pollution; ecotoxicology; indicator species; pollutants; cytochrome P-450; biosolids; Pimephales promelas; hepatocytes; liver; polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons; polybrominated biphenyls; sewage sludge; gene induction; Show all 20 Subjects
- ... Biosolids (treated sewage sludge) are increasingly disposed of on land. Thus particle-sorbed and dissolved constituents have the potential to enter nearby watersheds. Although organic contaminants are known to be present in biosolids these are not currently regulated and little data exist on their potential toxicity to aquatic organisms. We exposed Pimephales promelas to two concentrations of bios ...