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Abstract

In order to improve the quality of results in marine monitoring programmes, the Community Bureau of Reference (BCR) decided to develop a series of certified reference materials (CRMs) which involve: the certification of the contents of As, Cd, Cr, Cu, Hg, Ni, Pb, Sc, Se and Zn in estuarine sediment (CRM 277); the certification of the contents of As, Cd, Cu, Pb, Se, and Zn in a sea lettuce (Ulva lactuca, CRM 279); the certification of the contents of As, Cd, Cr, Cu, Fe, Hg, Mn, Pb, Se and Zn in mussel tissue (Mytilus edulis, CRM 278); and the certification of 7 chlorobiphenyls (IUPAC Nos 28, 52, 101, 118, 138, 153 and 180) in two fish oils (cod-liver, CRM 349 and mackerel, CRM 350).

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Authors: GRIEPINK B, CEC Bruxelles (BE);WELLS D E, Marine Laboratory, Aberdeen (GB);MUNTAU H, JRC Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: Paper presented: 20th International Roland W. Frei Memorial Symposium on Environmental Chemistry, Strasbourg (FR), April 17-20, 1990
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Record Number: 199011741 / Last updated on: 1994-12-02
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en