Publication

The North American Mosaic

An Overview of Key Environmental Issues

May 22, 2009 4 pages

The North American Mosaic

An Overview of Key Environmental Issues

May 22, 2009 4 pages

Description

(PBTs) are chemicals that do not degrade easily in the environment. PBTs typically accumulate in fatty tissues and are slowly metabolized, often increasing in concentration within the food chain. Certain PBTs have been linked to adverse health effects in both humans and animals.

Additional Information

Document Type: Brochure
Theme: Climate Change, Ecosystems, Enforcement, Green Economy, Pollutants