2,2',4,4',5-PentaBDE (BDE-99)

2,2',4,4',5-Pentabromodiphenyl ether; BDE-99; formula: C12H5Br5O; CAS Registry Number: 60348-60-9

Specific congener of the group of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDEs)

Specimen

Herring gull Inshore, the herring gull mainly feeds from the sea: upon fish, mussels, and crabs.

Sampling area

NP Vorpommersche Boddenlandschaft National Park in the largest brackish water (Bodden) habitat of the world.
BR/NP Wattenmeere National park in the world largest connected sand and mud flats.

Sampling period