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MEDPOL; Releases, emissions and sources of pollutants in the Mediterranean region. As assessment of 2003-2008 trends, 2012.
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Chlorinated pesticides and HCB/PCBs releases by sector, 2008
HCB and PCBs are mostly released as unwanted by-products in the cement and metal industry, while chlorinated pesticides are emitted
by the organic chemical industry, or by wastewater treatment plants, which may collect pesticides contained in sewage and