Persistent Organic Pollutants in the Polar Environment

Last updated 29th Aug 2017
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PhD Candidate, Griffith University


Once regarded as pristine regions, the Polar Regions may become the largest sources of pollution

Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) are synthetic compounds that resist degradation and bio-accumulate in, and become toxic to, living organisms. Owing to the physiochemical properties of POPs, Po...