Hazardous substances and classification of the environmental conditions in the Baltic Sea and the Kattegat : - Comparisons of different Nordic approaches for marine assessments »
Series: Nordic Council of Ministers
Author(s): Anders Bignert , Susan Londesborough , Martin M. Larsen , and Britta Pedersen
Publisher: Nordic Council of Ministers
Publication Date: 01 June 2008
Keywords: Nordic, Norden, Baltic, Baltics, Man-made Organic Chemicals, Heavy Metals, Marine Environment, Environmental Assessments, Ecotoxicological, Tributyltin (TBT)
Hazardous substances, both heavy metals and some man-made organic chemicals, are today widely distributed in the Baltic marine environment. Elevated levels of especially toxic contaminants are of concern, because t...