BACKGROUND PAPERS FOR A WORKSHOP ON INPUTS, FATES, AND EFFECTS OF PETROLEUM IN THE MARINE ENVIRONMENT. VOLUME I

Contents: The sources of oil entering the sea; Input of petroleum to the marine environment; Petroleum inputs to the marine environment from land sources; European experience in the identification of waterborne oil; Analytical techniques for the determination of petroleum contamination in marine organisms; The quantitative determination of trace concentrations of petroleum-derived pollutants in the ocean; Partitioning of hydrocarbons between the atmosphere and natural waters; Hydrocarbon biodegradation kinetics; Analytical approach in the evaluation of biological damage resulting from spilled oil.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • See also AD-783990/5, Volume 2, PC $9.75; MF $2.25.
  • Corporate Authors:

    National Academy of Sciences

    2101 Constitution Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC  USA  20418

    Environmental Protection Agency

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    Washington, DC  USA  20460

    Office of Naval Research

    Department of the Navy, 800 North Quincy Street
    Arlington, VA  USA  22217

    United States Coast Guard

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    Washington, DC  USA  20593
  • Publication Date: 1973-5

Media Info

  • Pagination: 391 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00072536
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Contract Numbers: N00014-67A-0244-0028
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Dec 19 1974 12:00AM