bioconcentration factor


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bioconcentration factor

The ratio of the concentration of a particular chemical in a living organism to the chemical’s concentration in the surrounding water.
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Model approach for estimating potato pesticide bioconcentration factor.
Measuring and estimating the bioconcentration factor of chemicals in fish.
Influence of biotransformation on the relationship between bioconcentration factors and octanol-water partition coefficients.
The bioconcentration factor (BCF) measures the potential of a plant to accumulate a pollutant (Zhu et al.
The lower brominated congeners (four to seven bromines) are more bioaccumulative and persistent, with bioconcentration factors > 5,000 (de Wit 2002).
An evaluation of using partition coefficients and water solubility to estimate bioconcentration factors for organic chemicals in fish.
Briggs GG (1981) Theoretical and experimental relationships between soil adsorption, octanol-water partition coefficients, water solubilities, bioconcentration factors, and the parachor.
Uptake of PCBs in fish in a contaminated river system: Bioconcentration factors measured in the field.
Bioconcentration factors (wet weight basis) of chemicals are between 3 and 47 times higher in humans than rats (Geyer et al.