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Triaryl/alkyl phosphate residues in human adipose autopsy samples from six ontario municipalities

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LeBel, G.L., Williams, D.T. & Berard, D. Triaryl/alkyl phosphate residues in human adipose autopsy samples from six ontario municipalities. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 43, 225–230 (1989).

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  • Phosphate
  • Waste Water
  • Water Management
  • Water Pollution
  • Autopsy Sample