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dc.contributor.authorSarkar, A.
dc.contributor.editorMajumdar, S.K.
dc.contributor.editorMiller, E.W.
dc.contributor.editorForbes, G.S.
dc.contributor.editorSchmatz, R.F.
dc.contributor.editorPanah, A.A.
dc.date.accessioned1995-07-24T10:06:31Z
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-30T01:55:44Z
dc.date.available1995-07-24T10:06:31Z
dc.date.available2017-09-30T01:55:44Z
dc.date.issued1994
dc.identifier.citationThe oceans: Physical-chemical dynamics and human impact. Easton, PA :Pennsylvania Academy of Science; 1994; 444-458
dc.identifier.urihttp://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/7403
dc.description.abstractArticle deals with an evaluation of the levels of contamination of various organochlorine pesticides such as DDTs, HCHs, aldrin, dieldrin, endrin, and different congeners of polychlorinated biphenyls in different compartment of the ocean (water, sediment and biota). It provides the method analysis for determination of the concentration of various chlorinated hydrocarbons. The most striking feature of this article is the delineation of a comprehensive map of the residue levels of various organochlorine pesticides such as total-ddt, aldrin, dieldrin and HCH in sediments along the east and west coasts of India. The different congeners of PCBs detected in sediments along the east coast of India are cb-14, cb-16, cb-29, ch-31, cb-28, cb-66, cb-99, cb-101, cb-119, cb-153 and cb-138. Altogether 31 congeners of PCBs (namely cb-26, cb-28, cb-42, cb-44, cb-49, cb-60, cb-70, cb-97, cb-99, cb-101, cb-105, cb-116, cb-118 are reported to be present in the zooplankton from the Arabian Sea. The concentration of different organochlorine pesticides in fishes, seals from the Indian Ocean are also reported
dc.languageen
dc.publisherEaston, PA: Pennsylvania Academy of Science
dc.relation.isreferencedbyNON-SCI
dc.subjectAquatic Pollution
dc.subjectAquatic Pollution
dc.subject.otherPesticides
dc.subject.otherChlorinated Hydrocarbons
dc.subject.otherChemical Pollution
dc.subject.otherPollution Effects
dc.subject.otherWater
dc.subject.otherSediments
dc.subject.otherBiota
dc.subject.otherZooplankton
dc.subject.otherFishes
dc.subject.otherISW, Arabian Sea
dc.subject.otherISW, Indian Ocean
dc.titleOccurrence and distribution of persistent chlorinated hydrocarbons in the seas around India
dc.typeBook Chapter
dc.affiliation.authorCSIR-National Institute of Oceanography, Dona Paula, Goa, India


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