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Abstract

The large widespread character of PAHs, their multi-matrix presence in soil, water and air, their genesis, fate , toxicity and metabolism have been the subject of discussion and investigation for more than 20 years.

In response to these studies, the European Commission is currently considering the development of a regulation, which would establish a limit value for the concentration of PAHs' in ambient air. This workshop focused mainly on the analytical aspects of PAH measurements s

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Authors: PEREZ BALLESTA p, Environment Institute - Air Quality Unit, Ispra (IT);DE SAEGER E, Environment Institute - Air Quality Unit, Ispra (IT);KOTZIAS D, Environment Institute - Air Quality Unit, Ispra (IT)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 18751 EN, (1999) 161pp.
Availability: Available free of charge from CCR Ispra (IT)
Record Number: 199910982 / Last updated on: 1999-07-23
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en