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Assessment and control of biological invasion risks

… Assessment and Control of Biological Invasion Risks Compiled and Edited by Fumito … the International Conference on Assessment and Control of Biological Invasion Risks held at the Yokohama National … human delivery systems (for example: in ballast water, as contamination in soil or seeds, a contamination inside or on …
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Persistent Organic Pollutants: Contaminated Site Investigation and Management Toolkit

… to environmental degradation through natural chemical, biological and photolytic processes. They can be conveyed for … does not cover the specifics of how to manage site contamination. Specifically, Article 6 of the Stockholm … soils, impact on surface water and groundwater, leading to biological uptake. However, such contamination is difficult …
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Technical guidelines on hazardous wastes: physico-chemical treatment (d9) and biological treatment (d8)

… GUIDELINES ON HAZARDOUS WASTE PHYSICO-CHEMICAL TREATMENT BIOLOGICAL TREATMENT Basel Convention on the Control of … Technical Guidelines on Physico-Chemical Treatment/Biological Treatment Basel Convention series/SBC No. 02/09 … objective of highlighting any alteration in the levels of contamination. The programme would usually be designed to …
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Biodiversity: My hotel in action - A guide to sustainable use of biological resources in the Caribbean

… My hotel in action A guide to sustainable use of biological resources in the Caribbean TM CARIBBEAN EDITION … My hotel in action A guide to sustainable use of biological resources in the Caribbean TM The designation of … of improper land use, including potential clearing, contamination by agrochemical use associated with …
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Technical guidelines: Technical guidelines on the environmentally sound management of wastes consisting of, containing or contaminated with mercury or mercury compounds

… “Mission Report – Investigation into Suspected Mercury Contamination at Sihanoukville, Cambodia”, Minamata City, … Cortex of Adult Cats”, Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research , vol. 31, pp. 1157-1161. Ozonoff, D.M., … Wood, J.M., 1974. “Biological Cycles for Toxic Elements in the Environment”, …
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Technical guidelines: Technical guidelines on the environmentally sound management of wastes consisting of, containing or contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls, polychlorinated terphenyls or polybrominated biphenyls including hexabromobiphenyl

… 1983. “Polychlorinated terphenyls (PCT) uses, levels and biological effects”, Science of the Total Environment, vol. …
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Maritime Traffic Effects on Biodiversity in the Mediterranean Sea. Volume 1 - Review of Impacts, Priority Areas and Mitigation Measures

… 66 6. Correlation between high-spill areas and oil contamination in water, sediments and biota … used to collect wideband acoustic data for both noise and biological monitoring (Riccobene et al., 2004, 2007). A … research is required in several areas covering both the biological and the ecological aspects to understand more …
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Ramsar Technical Report 7: Ramsar Wetland Disease Manual

… or result in an energetic cost and/or change in normal biological function to an animal and can increase … due to complex disease dynamics and absence of robust biological data. Qualitative assessments of risk are more … at 40 o C with detergent will be sufficient to remove any contamination with chytrid fungus. *Only people coming into …
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Technical guidelines on specially engineered landfill (D5)

… in place, they can be effective in preventing ground water contamination. Most landfills are covered with a temporary … for liquids solid separation and detoxification; • biological treatment for removal of … waste landfill must address geotechnical, land-use, biological, socio-economic (it is a widely-held assumption …
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Climate Change and POPs: Predicting the Impacts

… climate variability have the potential to affect POP s contamination via changes in emission sources, transport … (carbon stable isotope ratios, fatty acid patterns), and biological (age/sex) group on congener/metabolite profiles. … and PBde s were correlated with dietary tracers and biological group, but only PCB and chlordane patterns were …
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