PFAS - forever chemicals: New papers out
Suspended particulate matter and fish analysed for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)
Two new papers discuss trends for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in German rivers and levels in different fish species and matrices. The samples of the German environmental specimen bank show that new PFAS are emerging in the environment and causing problems.
To the publication Long-Term Trends of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in Suspended Particular Matter from German Rivers Using the Direct Total Oxidizable Precursor (dTOP) Assay
To the publicationTissue concentrations of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in German freshwater fish: Derivation of fillet-to-whole fish conversion factors and assessment of potential risks