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Characterisation of PBT in Produced Water Discharges - ME1301

Summary objective
To provide monitoring data to establish environmental impacts associated with offshore oil and gas activities, with particular focus upon produced water (PW). Identifying biologically active substances for the implementation into monitoring plans and risk assessment procedures.

Key Customer Purpose
To help Defra contribute to discussions at OSPAR on the development of environmental impact indices associated with offshore oil and gas activities.
Project Documents
• Final Report : Final Report   (939k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2003

To: 2006

Cost: £169,000
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Environmental monitoring              
Environmental Protection              
Water quality monitoring              
Fields of Study
Environmental Protection - Marine