Water quality of the Richelieu and Yamaska rivers: En153-114/8-2009E-PDF
contamination by toxic substances /
"The watershed regions of the Richelieu and Yamaska rivers are home to a number of industries specialized in agri-food, chemicals, metals pro-cessing, plastics and textiles. These past or current industrial activities are likely to result in the release of toxic substances into the environment , including polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), polycyclic aromatic hydrocar-bons (PAHs), polychlorinated dioxins and furans (PCDD/Fs), all of which are present in the waters of the Richelieu and Yamaska rivers"p. 1.
|Department/Agency||Environment Canada. St. Lawrence Centre.|
|Title||Water quality of the Richelieu and Yamaska rivers|
|Subtitle||contamination by toxic substances /|
|Series Title||Monitoring the state of the St. Lawrence River|
|Publication Type||Series - View Master Record|
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|Note||Digitized edition from print [produced by Environment Canada].|
|Number of Pages|| p. :|
|Subject Terms||Rivers, Water quality, Toxic substances|
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