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A 50-years record of DDT and HCH in lake sediment in King George Island, Antarctic
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Abstract: The Antarctic continent does not have stream–river drainage systems, Antarctic lakes are thus the main sinks for water and solutes from the surrounding environment. Depending on their origin, the presence of a perennial ice cover, exposed rocks and soils in the watershed, seabirds and distance from the sea, the water may show very different characteristics – from almost distilled to salt-rich ... View entire text
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Sun, L. G., Yin, X. B., Pan, C. P., and Wang, Y. H., 2005: A 50-years record of dichloro-diphenyl-trichloroethanes and hexachlorocyclohexanes in lake sediments and penguin droppings on King George Island, Maritime Antarctic. Journal of Environmental Sciences-China, 17, 899-905.

Fuoco, R., Colombini, M. P., Ceccarini, A., and Abete, C., 1996: Polychlorobiphenyls in Antarctica. Microchemical Journal, 54, 384-390.
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