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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Persistent Toxic Substances (pts) In Brazil [substâncias Tóxicas Persistentes (stp) No Brasil]
Author: Almeida F.V.
Centeno A.J.
Bisinoti M.C.
Jardim W.F.
Abstract: The present article presents an assessment of PTS in Brazil including polychlorinated biphenyls, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, benzene hexachloride, aldrin, dieldrin, endrin, p,p,-DDT, p,p,DDE, p,p,-DDD, hexachlorocyclohexanes (α-HCH, β-HCH, γ-HCH and δ-HCH), endossulfan, heptachlor and pentachlorophenol. The data presented here are related to a survey of PTS levels in different environmental matrixes (soil, sediment, water, air, biota) and human tissues (milk, blood, human hair), according to the scope of the UNEP-GEF Regionally Based Assessment of PTSs. Potential sources were evaluated considering national products and imports, since most of the literature does not allow source identification. Finally, Brazilian legislation was updated.
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Date Issue: 2007
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