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Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins in blue mussel from marine coastal water in Japan

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Miyata, H., Takayama, K., Ogaki, J. et al. Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins in blue mussel from marine coastal water in Japan. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 39, 877–883 (1987).

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  • Japan
  • Waste Water
  • Water Management
  • Water Pollution
  • Coastal Water