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Determination by combustion of the total organochlorine content of tissues, soil, water, waste streams, and oil sludges

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Morton, M., Pollak, J.K. Determination by combustion of the total organochlorine content of tissues, soil, water, waste streams, and oil sludges. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 38, 109–116 (1987). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01606567

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Keywords

  • Combustion
  • Waste Water
  • Sludge
  • Water Management
  • Water Pollution