AN_069_Determination of Haloethers

Haloethers are pollutant compounds not occurring naturally; their presence in the environment is entirely anthropogenic. They are used as solvents, chemical intermediates, soil fumigants, pesticides, fungicides, etc. Several haloethers have been found to be...

AN_067_Determination of Nitrosamines

Nitrosamines are a family of compounds used in the manifacture of rubber, cosmetics, pesticides, leather, etc. They can be also found in tobacco, cured meats, beer. Thanks to the massive studies involving Nitrosamines, it has been demonstrated that these compounds are...

AN_066_Determination of Phenols and Chlorophenols

Phenols exist in the environment as product of the chemical, petrol, dye and pharmaceutical industries and as a consequence of a number of pesticides and the generation of industrial sewages. Phenols are one of the first compounds inscribed into the List of Priority...

AN_063_Determination of Organichlorinated Pesticides

Organochlorinated pesticides have a long history of widespread use and are persistent organic pollutants. Traces of these pesticides can be found in the environment in the top layer soils more than twenty years after they have been banned. They have significant...