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UK soil and herbage study - CB01024

DEFRA is controbuting to a project led by the Environment Agency. The project is sampling soils and vegetation from across the UK and is monitoring levels of dioxins and furans, PCBs, PAHs and heavy metals. The study will provide information on current levels and trends of these chemicals in the soil and will provide a reference by which to compare heavily polluted sites.
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2000

To: 2003

Cost: £122,181
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Environment Agency
Environmental Protection              
Fields of Study
Chemicals and Nanotechnology