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Studies and monitoring

ECOLOGICAL STATE OF THE LAKE

Keywords

Micropollutants - • Sediment - •

Last update

09.11.2021

Time coverage

1970 - 2016

Monitoring of micropollutants in the sediments of Lake Geneva

Monitoring of micropollutants in the sediments of Lake Geneva, carried out since the 1970s for metals and completed in 2007 for other compounds: 80 measuring stations for metals, 31 sites for the detection of 54 organic micropollutants (PAHs, PCBs, pesticides, etc.) as well as 5 sites for 24 substances that are not well documented in Lake Geneva (dioxins, PFOS, brominated flame retardants, etc.).

Data and resources

Metallic and organic micropollutants in the surface sediments of Lake Geneva - Report 2017

10-micropollutants-sediments-rs-2017-pdf

Metals and micropollutants in the waters and sediments of Lake Geneva - 2008 Report

camp07-06-metals-and-micropollutants-in-water-1-pdf

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