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Monitoring of organic compounds in biota on the Belgian Continental Shelf
Contact: Belgisch Marien Data Centrum (IRScNB/KBIN-BMDC), more

Availability: The data can be made available upon request, please use contact information.

Description
Monitoring and evaluation of the quality of the marine environment (biota) of the Belgian continental platform. Mussels and shrimps are analysed for organotin compounds and polybrominated flame retardants.

Scope
Themes:
Environmental quality/pollution > Pollution levels & monitoring
Keywords:
Marine, Brackish water, Terrestrial, Flame retardants, Mussels, Organotin compounds, Shrimp, ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS)

Geographical coverage
ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS) [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
From 2006 on [In Progress]

Parameters
Organotin, Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs)

Contributors
Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen; Departement Beheer van het Mariene Ecosysteem; Beheerseenheid Mathematisch Model Noordzee en Schelde-estuarium; Belgisch Marien Data Centrum (BMDC), more
Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen; Operationele Directie Natuurlijk Milieu (OD Natuur), moredata creatordata manager

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
MONIT-Biota: Monitoring of metals and organic compounds in biota in the Belgian part of the North Sea, more

Project
MONIT: Monitoring the Belgian Continental Shelf and the Scheldt estuary, more

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-10-05
Information last updated: 2015-10-06
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