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Estimation of fish bioconcentration factor (BCF) from depuration data

A peer reviewed report on the potential to estimate bioconcetration factor from a dietary bioaccumulation study

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Estimation of fish bioconcentration factor (BCF) from depuration data

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The report looks at the potential to estimate bioconcetration factor from a dietary bioaccumulation study in the context of the OECD 305 Test Guideline, plus an investigation of other factors affecting fish bioaccumulation tests including growth.

Published 1 August 2011