polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons


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polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons

Compounds found in the particulate content of diesel exhaust, tobacco smoke, smoked food, whisky, coal tar anti-dandruff shampoos and other elements in the human environment that have been suspected, but not proved, of being capable of causing cancer.
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Determination of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in atmosphere of the city of Lahore, Pakistan.
Fallah-Mehrjardi, "Application of sulfur microparticles for solid-phase extraction of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from sea water and wastewater samples," Analytica Chimica Acta, vol.
In this section, we compute the general ([alpha], 3)-path connectivity indices of a family of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons. The indices should reflect directly the material natural properties.
For recovery studies, 12 mL of a black tea infusion was spiked with 10 and 20 ng of each polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons standard solution for ultrasonic extraction method while 1 and 2ng were added to 4mL of tea infusion for saponification method.
White, "An overview of immunotoxicology and carcinogenic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons," Environmental Carcinogenesis Reviews, vol.
Those polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons which have low molecular weight with two to three fused rings are more volatile, water soluble, and are mostly found in vapour phase, whereas, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons with high molecular weight have many fused rings and are found adhered with the particles ( Smith et al., 1996).
Discussion paper on polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) contamination.
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons ( PAHs) are generally considered carcinogenic & mutagenic, and are hence considered an important air pollutant that needs to be monitored Lung cancer is the most serious health risk from exposure to PAHs.
Varanasi, "Bioaccumulation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons by marine organisms," in Reviews of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, pp.
Fetal window of vulnerability to airborne polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons on proportional intrauterine growth restriction.
The one-acre site is undeveloped land that was contaminated with heavy metals, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and organic contaminants when contaminated material was used to raise the elevation of the site and the surrounding area.

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