New Types of Persistent Halogenated Compounds (Handbook of by Jaakko Paasivirta PDF

By Jaakko Paasivirta

ISBN-10: 3540658386

ISBN-13: 9783540658382

The e-book provides an summary of homes and learn equipment of latest power natural chlorine and bromine compounds that have been saw as power environmental dangers particularly as bioaccumulated xenobiotics, yet intensively studied only in the near past. resources from product makes use of, commercial techniques, wastes, emissions or metabolic ameliorations are reviewed. actual and chemical homes and degradation charges invaluable for environmental destiny predictions are given. Observations of degrees and developments in environmental cubicles are awarded. Analytical methodologies and organic results are defined intimately. Compounds reviewed contain planar PCBs, PCB metabolites, alkylaromatic chlorohydrocarbons (from pulp chlorobleaching and substitutes of PCBs), polybrominated biphenyls, polychlorinated and polybrominated diphenyl ethers, polychlorinated terphenyls, naphthalenes, dibenzothiophenes and paraffins, toxaphene and tris(4-chlorophenyl)methane derivatives.

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44 2 Chemical and Physical Properties . . . . . . . . . . 44 3 Production and Use . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46 4 Analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Extraction and Clean-Up . . . . . . . . . . . . 47 Gas Chromatography . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48 Mass Spectrometry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49 5 Environmental Distribution . . . . . . . . . . . 1 Correlation of PCT and PCB Concentrations .

Polychlorinated terphenyls (PCTs), Production, Analysis, Environmental distribu- tion, Toxicity 1 Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 44 2 Chemical and Physical Properties . . . . . . . . . . 44 3 Production and Use . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 46 4 Analysis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 Extraction and Clean-Up . . . . . . . . . . . . 47 Gas Chromatography . . . . . . . . . . . . . 48 Mass Spectrometry .

1 Correlation of PCT and PCB Concentrations . . . . . . . 55 6 Toxicity . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 57 References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 58 The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry Vol. 3 Part K New Types of Persistent Halogenated Compounds (ed. by J. Paasivirta) © Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2000 44 J. de Boer 1 Introduction Polychlorinated terphenyls (PCTs) are chemical compounds which may be regarded as diphenylbenzenes.

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