PBDEs in Massachusetts: Occurrence, Risk and Regulatory Implications.

Ganley, Caroline.
2017-04-18T13:55:53.216Z

Abstract: Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) are synthetic brominated flame retardants used in plastics and textiles in a wide array of consumer products. These compounds volatilize from consumer products, are toxic at low concentrations, persist in the environment and bioaccumulate in wildlife and humans. PBDEs are ubiquitous in the global natural environment and have been detected in various... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011348
ID: tufts:20826
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