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ONLINE PERSISTENT ORGANIC POLLUTANTS INFORMATION AND SURVEYING SYSTEM
An international warning has been raised against a dangerous group of chemicals, the Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs). They are a class of chemicals that are capable of long-range transport, can accumulate into plant ...
Occurrence of imposex and bioaccumulation of lead in the soft body tissues of Volema (Pugilina) cochlidium in Bacoor Bay, Cavite.
This study aimed to determine the correlation between the occurrence of imposex and the bioaccumulation of total lead in the hepatopancreas of Volema (Pugilina) cochlidium collected in Bacoor Bay, Cavite. The snail samples ...
Lead bioaccumulation in Nassarius sp., Perna viridis, and Crassostrea iredalei found in LPPCHEA.
The Las Piñas-Parañaque Critical Habitat and Ecotourism Area (LPPCHEA) is a 175-hectare protected area that serves as a home to a wide array of mangroves and marine organisms, and a sanctuary for both local and migratory ...
Bioaccumulation of lead in Volema (Pugilina) cochlidium from Bacoor Bay, Cavite
This study focused on determining the lead concentration of the water and sediment obtained from the coastline of Sangley Point, Bacoor Bay, Cavite, and in the shells and hepatopancreas of the gastropod, Volema (Pugilina) ...
Lipid peroxidation and cadmium bioaccumulation in Volema cochlidium snails in Bacoor Bay.
This study determined whether oxidative stress in snails inhabiting Bacoor Bay is due to its exposure to heavy metal concentrations specifically cadmium. About 30 snails were collected in Bacoor Bay and assessed for cadmium ...