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PCBs and Chlorinated Pesticides in the Atmosphere of the Southwest Atlantic and Antarctic Oceans
Entry ID: ECA013

Abstract: The atmosphere content of a large number of OC compounds (HCB, HCHs, pp’-DDE, pp’-DDD, pp’-DDT and 11 PCB) was determined in a survey performed in November of 1995 in the open ocean between 23°S and 62°S. Air mass back trajectories were used to assess the origin of the air masses that arrived at the sampling point at low altitude. Organochlorine levels in the atmosphere ranged from not detected ... View entire text
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Start Date: 1995-11-07
Stop Date: 1995-11-30
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Bidleman, Terry F., Walla, Michael D., Roura, Ricardo, Carr, Elizabeth, and Schmidt, Sabina, 1993: Organochlorine pesticides in the atmosphere of the Southern Ocean and Antarctica, January-March, 1990. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 26, 258-262.
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DIF Creation Date: 2010-05-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24