Selected Plasticisers and Additional Sweeteners in the Nordic Environment
Nordic Council of Ministers, Nordic Council of Ministers SecretariatNordic Council of Ministers, Nordic Council of Ministers Secretariat, Nordisk Kemikaliegruppe (NKG)2013 (English)Book (Other academic)
The report Selected plasticisers and additional sweeteners in the Nordic Environment describes the findings of a Nordic environmental study. The study has been done as a screening, that is, it provides a snapshot of the occurrence of selected plasticisers and sweeteners, both in regions most likely to be polluted as well as in some very pristine environments. The plasticisers analysed were long chained phthalates and adipates, and the sweeteners analysed were aspartame, cyclamate and sucralose. The purpose of the screening was to elucidate levels and pathways of hitherto unrecognized pollutants. Thus the samples analysed were taken mainly from sewage lines, but also in recipients and biota, both in assumed hot-spot areas and in background areas.
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Copenhagen: Nordic Council of Ministers , 2013. , 81 p.
TemaNord, ISSN 0908-6692 ; 2013:505
Hyvinvointi, Talous, ympäristö
Velfærd, Økonomi, Miljø
Velferð, Fjárframlög, Umhverfi
Velferd, Økonomi, Miljø
Research subject Welfare; Economy; Environment
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:norden:org:diva-1677DOI: 10.6027/TN2013-505ISBN: 978-92-893-2464-9OAI: oai:DiVA.org:norden-1677DiVA: diva2:702020