bioaccumulation

Process by which some endogenous or exogenous substances, present in small quantities, increase in concentration in an organ, an organism, a food chain, or an ecosystem.

(Translated from Parent, S. Dictionnaire des sciences de l'environnement. Broquet, Québec, 1990.)




The term "bioaccumulation" was found in the following pages:

Ultratrace determination of methylmercury in seawater using automated GC-AFS | EVISA's News
New study finds relationship between organic mercury exposure from Thimerosal-containing vaccines and neurodevelopmental disorders | EVISA's News
Mercury contaminated freshwater fish from the NE United States: Where comes the mercury from ? | EVISA's News
Cyclic volatile methylsiloxanes in archived German freshwater fish samples covering a period of two decades | EVISA's News
Directory of scientists: Dirk Wallschläger
Chemical speciation analysis for the life sciences | EVISA's News
Directory of scientists: Kevin J. Wilkinson
Effect of dissolved humic acid on the bioavailability of lead from contaminated soil | EVISA's News
Arsenic-absorbing fern may soak up toxic metal to repel hungry bugs, UF researchers say | EVISA's News
5th SETAC World Congress | EVISA's Agenda of Events
Dietary mercury exposure: Mercury isotopes can tell the source | EVISA's News
Linking atmospheric mercury to methylmercury in fish | EVISA's News
A universal method for the speciation analysis of arsenic in various seafoods | EVISA's News
New study shows: Coastal water, not sediment, predicts methylmercury bioaccumulation in the marine food web | EVISA's News
Directory of scientists: André Tessier
Climate change and overfishing are increasing toxic mercury levels in fish | EVISA's News
Iron-reducing bacteria could detoxify hexavalent chromium | EVISA's News
Link database: Government of British Columbia: Ministry of Environment: Water Quality Guidelines for Selenium
A new study finds: Inorganic mercury stays in the brain for years if not decades | EVISA's News
27 SETAC Annual Meeting | EVISA's Agenda of Events