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.)




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Cyclic volatile methylsiloxanes in archived German freshwater fish samples covering a period of two decades | EVISA's News
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Ultratrace determination of methylmercury in seawater using automated GC-AFS | EVISA's News
Man is significantly contaminating oceans with mercury | EVISA's News
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