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Organochlorine pollutants in soil and mosses from Victoria Land (Antarctica)
Entry ID: ECA022

Abstract: This data set reports the measures of organo-chlorine pollutants in soils and mosses from Victoria Land. Total PCB concentration in mosses ranges between 23 and 34 ng g-1 dry wt. Previously reported PCB concentration in Antarctic mosses collected in the same sampling area ranges from <5 to 16 ng g-1 dry wt. The concentration ranges of 4,4'-DDE and 4,4'-DDT were 1.1–7.9 and 0.54–0.91 ng g-1 dry ... View entire text
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-11-01
Stop Date: 1999-03-30
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Dipartimento di Scienze Della Terra, Universita Degli Studi di Siena, Italy Supplemental Info
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Borghini, Francesca, Grimalt, Joan O., Sanchez-Hernandez, Juan C., and Bargagli, Roberto, 2005: Organochlorine pollutants in soils and mosses from Victoria Land (Antarctica). Chemosphere, 58, 271-278.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-06-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24