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By Marta Borecka, Anna Białk-Bielińska (auth.), Tymon Zielinski, Ksenia Pazdro, Agata Dragan-Górska, Agata Weydmann (eds.)

This e-book provides precious insights on an enormous array of themes within the box of environmental reports. The works released within the publication have been provided in the scope of the 2013 Sopot discussion board of younger Scientists. The discussion board is an annual occasion which gives a platform for younger researchers to provide their paintings and trade principles with their friends. the purpose of the discussion board is to make technology extra well known, so the audio system stated their paintings in a manner that used to be simply comprehensible. The e-book includes genuine medical papers all alone issues of curiosity. The papers characterize various parts of environmental sciences, from biology to physics. the most umbrella subject for this publication is "WHERE the realm IS HEADING" and the papers are built in any such manner as to aim to reply to this from every one contributor's person perspective.

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Siedlewicz et al. disposal site (Kowalkiewicz et al. 2013). 97 %). Tetracycline was detected only at one location—close to WWTP “Gdan´sk Wschód” outlet. None of the analysed compound was detected in the Gdan´sk Deep, accumulation area, where high concentrations of other contaminants were usually observed (Konat and Kowalewska 2001; Staniszewska et al. 2011; Beldowski and Pempkowiak 2003). The comparison of the obtained data with the results reported for other marine ecosystems is rather difficult due to the lack of published data.

W. w. was determined in the sediment collected at station located close to Hel Penninsula at 52 m depth. High amount of persistent, hydrophobic contaminants like polychlorinated biphenyls, lindane and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons were also noted at this location, situated near the Gdynia harbor 44 G. Siedlewicz et al. disposal site (Kowalkiewicz et al. 2013). 97 %). Tetracycline was detected only at one location—close to WWTP “Gdan´sk Wschód” outlet. None of the analysed compound was detected in the Gdan´sk Deep, accumulation area, where high concentrations of other contaminants were usually observed (Konat and Kowalewska 2001; Staniszewska et al.

Discovery SAX (6 mL/500 mg; Sigma-Aldrich, Germany) and Oasis HLB (6 mL/500 mg; Waters, USA) cartridges were set up in tandem for clean-up of the aqueous sediment extracts. Different amounts of solvents for preconditioning were applied. Finally, each tandem column was preconditioned with 8 mL methanol and 8 mL of EDTA-McIlvaine diluted (20 times) extracting buffer solution. Each sediment extract was passed through the tandem cartridge at a flow rate of ~6 mL min−1 without allowing the cartridge to dry out.

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