Environmental Analysis

Fresenius' Zeitschrift für analytische Chemie

, Volume 331, Issue 3, pp 295-301

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Reversed phase liquid chromatography of PCBs as a basis for the calculation of water solubility and log K ow for polychlorobiphenyls

  • J. BrodskyAffiliated withAbteilung Analytische Chemie, UniversitÄt Ulm
  • , K. BallschmiterAffiliated withAbteilung Analytische Chemie, UniversitÄt Ulm

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Water solubility (S w) and log K ow values have been determined for 154 possible polychlorobiphenyls using the retention indices obtained by RP-HPLC and structurally selected PCB congeners with known log K ow values for the regression lines. The water solubility data are melting point corrected.

Umkehrphasen-Flüssig-Chromatographie von PCBs als Grundlage zur Berechnung der Wasserlöslichkeit und des log K ow für Polychlorbiphenyle