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Performance optimisation of a passive sampler for monitoring hydrophobic organic pollutants in water

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Performance optimisation of a passive sampler for monitoring hydrophobic organic pollutants in water. / Vrana, Bran; Mills, Graham; Greenwood, Richard; Knutsson, J.; Svensson, K.; Morrison, G.

In: Journal of Environmental Monitoring, Vol. 7, No. 6, 2005, p. 612-620.

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Vrana, B, Mills, G, Greenwood, R, Knutsson, J, Svensson, K & Morrison, G 2005, 'Performance optimisation of a passive sampler for monitoring hydrophobic organic pollutants in water', Journal of Environmental Monitoring, vol. 7, no. 6, pp. 612-620. https://doi.org/10.1039/B419070J

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Vrana, B., Mills, G., Greenwood, R., Knutsson, J., Svensson, K., & Morrison, G. (2005). Performance optimisation of a passive sampler for monitoring hydrophobic organic pollutants in water. Journal of Environmental Monitoring, 7(6), 612-620. https://doi.org/10.1039/B419070J

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Vrana B, Mills G, Greenwood R, Knutsson J, Svensson K, Morrison G. Performance optimisation of a passive sampler for monitoring hydrophobic organic pollutants in water. Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 2005;7(6):612-620. https://doi.org/10.1039/B419070J

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Vrana, Bran ; Mills, Graham ; Greenwood, Richard ; Knutsson, J. ; Svensson, K. ; Morrison, G. / Performance optimisation of a passive sampler for monitoring hydrophobic organic pollutants in water. In: Journal of Environmental Monitoring. 2005 ; Vol. 7, No. 6. pp. 612-620.

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