Contaminant Exposure in Juvenile Salmon: Table 2

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NOAA Tech Memo NMFS NWFSC-8: Contaminant Exposure in Juvenile Salmon (cont): Table 2

Table 2.
Aromatic hydrocarbons (AHs) and chlorinated hydrocarbons (CHs) determined in tissues of juvenile chinook salmon.


Low Molecular Weight AHs High Molecular Weight ACs
(LAHs, 2-3 rings)(HAHs, > 3 rings)

naphthalenefluoranthene
2-methylnaphthalene *pyrene
1-methylnaphthalene *benz[a]anthracene
biphenyl *chrysene
2,6-dimethylnaphthalene *benzo[b]fluoranthene
acenaphthylenebenzo[k]fluoranthene
acenaphthenebenzo[e]pyrene *
2,3,5-trimethylnaphthalene *benzo[a]pyrene
fluoreneperylene *
phenanthreneindeno[1,2,3-c,d]pyrene
1-methylphenanthrene *dibenz[a,h]anthracene
benzo[g,h,i]perylene

Alkylated LAHsAlkylated HAHs

C1-C4 naphthalenesC1-fluoranthenes/pyrenes
C1-C3 fluorenesC1-C4 chrysenes/benz[a]anthracenes
C1-C4phenanthrenes/anthracenes

Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) Other CHs

trichlorobiphenylshexachlorobenzene
tetrachlorobiphenylslindane
pentachlorobiphenylsheptachlor
hexachlorobiphenylsaldrin-e
heptachlorobiphenylsalpha-chlordane
octachlorobiphenylsdieldrin
nonachlorobiphenylsp,p'-DDE
decachlorobiphenylp,p'-DDD
p,p'-DDT

* Compounds not analyzed in 1989

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