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Assessment of sorbent impregnated PUF disks (SIPs) for long-term sampling of legacy POPs

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Assessment of sorbent impregnated PUF disks (SIPs) for long-term sampling of legacy POPs. / Schuster, Jasmin K.; Gioia, Rosalinda; Harner, Tom; Lee, Sum Chi; Breivik, Knut; Jones, Kevin C.

In: Journal of Environmental Monitoring, Vol. 14, 2012, p. 71-78.

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Schuster, JK, Gioia, R, Harner, T, Lee, SC, Breivik, K & Jones, KC 2012, 'Assessment of sorbent impregnated PUF disks (SIPs) for long-term sampling of legacy POPs', Journal of Environmental Monitoring, vol. 14, pp. 71-78. https://doi.org/10.1039/C1EM10697J

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Schuster, J. K., Gioia, R., Harner, T., Lee, S. C., Breivik, K., & Jones, K. C. (2012). Assessment of sorbent impregnated PUF disks (SIPs) for long-term sampling of legacy POPs. Journal of Environmental Monitoring, 14, 71-78. https://doi.org/10.1039/C1EM10697J

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Schuster JK, Gioia R, Harner T, Lee SC, Breivik K, Jones KC. Assessment of sorbent impregnated PUF disks (SIPs) for long-term sampling of legacy POPs. Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 2012;14:71-78. https://doi.org/10.1039/C1EM10697J

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Schuster, Jasmin K. ; Gioia, Rosalinda ; Harner, Tom ; Lee, Sum Chi ; Breivik, Knut ; Jones, Kevin C. / Assessment of sorbent impregnated PUF disks (SIPs) for long-term sampling of legacy POPs. In: Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 2012 ; Vol. 14. pp. 71-78.

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