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Lead pollution in Arctic ice shows economic impact of wars, plagues, famines from Middle Ages to present
RENO, Nev. (June 28, 2019) – How did events like the Black Death plague impact the economy of Medieval Europe? Particles of lead trapped deep…

Do we need water-repelling surfer shorts?
Scientists propose new framework to reduce harmful chemicals like PFAS added to consumer goods, and to phase out non-essentials

Greenhouse gas levels are constantly rising
The most important greenhouse gases monitored by NILU – The Norwegian Institute for Air Research continued to rise in 2017. Levels have now reached new…


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Review of the Assessment of Industrial Emissions with Mosses

Mudge, Stephen; Pfaffhuber, Katrine Aspmo; Uggerud, Hilde Thelle


Screening program 2018. Volatiles, Gd, BADGE, UV filters, Additives, and Medicines.

Schlabach, Martin; Halse, Anne Karine; Kringstad, Alfhild; Nikiforov, Vladimir; Bohlin-Nizzetto, Pernilla; Pfaffhuber, Katrine Aspmo; Reid, Malcolm James; Rostkowski, Pawel; Vogelsang, Christian


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