A device for predicting the effects of pollution in aqueous environments
Beyond the Basics Ltd. 2011 A device for predicting the effects of pollution in aqueous environments. UK, Patent No: GB2448682.Before downloading, please read NORA policies.
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The invention relates to a device for analysing the levels of steroid estrogens in freshwater and predicting the risk posed by steroid estrogen pollutants to freshwater organisms, such as fish.
|Programmes:||CEH Topics & Objectives 2009 onwards > Biogeochemistry
CEH Topics & Objectives 2009 onwards > Water
|Additional Information:||CEH contribution relates to the use of the method of Johnson and Williams (2004) for the calculation of steroid oestrogen levels in sewage treatment work. Johnson AC, Williams RJ. A model to estimate influent and effluent concentrations of estradiol, estrone, and ethinylestradiol at sewage treatment works. Environmental Science & Technology 2004; 38: 3649-58.|
|Additional Keywords:||oestrogens, fish|
|NORA Subject Terms:||Ecology and Environment
|Date made live:||05 Mar 2012 10:33|
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