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Emerging organic contaminants: A threat to New Zealand freshwaters? - Waiology

Waiology Nov 29, 2013

By Sally Gaw Emerging organic contaminants are a burgeoning and extremely diverse class of contaminants that are not routinely monitored and that have the potential to have adverse ecological and human health effects. Emerging organic contaminants (EOCs) include both naturally occurring and synthetic chemicals. Many of these contaminants may have been present in the environment for a long time … Read More