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Levels of chlordane, oxychlordane, and nonachlor in human blood

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Hirai, Y., Tomokuni, K. Levels of chlordane, oxychlordane, and nonachlor in human blood. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 46, 670–676 (1991). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01689950

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Keywords

  • Waste Water
  • Water Management
  • Water Pollution
  • Human Blood
  • Chlordane