Search for dissertations about: "toxic"

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  1. 1. Toxic Textiles Towards Responsibility in Complex Supply Chains

    University dissertation from Huddinge : Södertörns högskola

    Author : Natasja Börjeson; Södertörns högskola.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Responsibility; Sustainability; Supply Chain Management; Governance; Responsibilisation; CSR; Complexity; Uncertainty; Chemicals; Textiles; Environmental Studies; Miljövetenskapliga studier; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Abstract : The governance of the environmental and health problems that follow in the wake of globalised trade is one of the great contemporary challenges. One of these challenges is the management of chemical pollution and associated risks, and one sector facing this challenge is the textile industry, which has complex supply chains spread across continents. READ MORE

  2. 2. Environmentally relevant chemical disruptors of oxidative phosphorylation in Baltic Sea biota Exposure and toxic potentials

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry, Stockholm University

    Author : Anna-Karin Dahlberg; Stockholms universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Oxidative phosphorylation; OH-PBDEs; MeO-PBDEs; PBDEs; long-tailed duck Clangula hyemalis ; Baltic herring Clupea harengus ; Baltic blue mussel Mytilus trossulus x Mytilus edulis ; Baltic Sea; Environmental Chemistry; miljökemi;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on toxicity and occurrence of hydroxylated polybrominated diphenyl ethers (OH-PBDEs) in Baltic Sea biota. The aims were to assess OH-PBDEs potency for disruption of oxidative phosphorylation (OXPHOS) and determine their and related compounds exposure in Baltic blue mussel, herring and long-tailed duck. READ MORE

  3. 3. Toxic metals in pregnancy : distribution and effects on placental function in mice, and toxicity to embryonic cells in vitro : arsenic, cadmium, chromium, lead, and mercury

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Bengt R. G. Danielsson; Uppsala universitet.; [1984]

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  4. 4. Leaching of Hazardous Substances from Concrete Constituents and Painted Wood Panels

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Åse Togerö; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; thiocyanate; biocides; leaching; runoff; admixture; coatings; resin acids; blast furnace slag; toxic; fly ash; cement; tall oil; diffusion paints; concrete;

    Abstract : At a time of increased concern about environmental issues in the building sector, it is essential to know the environmental performance of different building materials. Knowledge of the possible release of hazardous substances in building materials is scarce, and these aspects have often been neglected in environmental assessment methods. READ MORE

  5. 5. Phytoplankton of Baltic environmental gradients : observations on potentially toxic species

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Susanna Hajdu; Stockholms universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Växtplankton; Östersjön;

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