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Concentration, Distribution and Sources of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) in Surface Sediments from Lijiang River, South China.
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PMID:  23299952     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Concentrations, distributions and sources of PAHs were investigated in surface sediments from Lijiang River, South China. The total PAHs concentrations ranged from 160  to 602 ng g(-1) dry weight.The total PAHs concentrations from different area descended in the order: middle reach > upper reach > down reach. Based on the PAHs indicators and the surrounding along Lijiang River, PAHs were mainly derived from the burning of coal. The ecological risk assessment suggested that the probability of negative toxic effective caused by PAHs in Lijiang River was lower than 25 %.
Authors:
Baoming Xue; Yinghui Wang; Dan Zhang; Jinlian Zhang; Bing Leng; Wenyu Huang; Zhenghua Chen
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2013-1-9
Journal Detail:
Title:  Bulletin of environmental contamination and toxicology     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1432-0800     ISO Abbreviation:  Bull Environ Contam Toxicol     Publication Date:  2013 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-1-9     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0046021     Medline TA:  Bull Environ Contam Toxicol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
School of Environment Studies, Guangxi University, Nanning, 530004, People's Republic of China.
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