An assessment of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in sediments and bivalves of the U.S. coastal zone

This report represents the first national assessment of PBDEs in the U.S. coastal zone. Results suggest that they are widely distributed nationally. Several regions, including the northern Mid-Atlantic, central Gulf of Mexico, Southern California, Pacific Northwest and the Great lakes have elevated...

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Other Authors: Kimbrough, Kimani L., 1973-, United States. National Ocean Service. Coastal Monitoring and Bioeffects Assessment Division., National Status and Trends Program (U.S.)
Format: Electronic
Language: English
Published: Silver Spring, Md. (1305 East-West Highway, Silver Spring 20910-3281) : US Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Ocean Service, Office of Ocean Resources Conservation and Assessment, Coastal Monitoring and Bioeffects Assessment Division, 2009.
Physical Description: 87 pages : digital, PDF file.
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