bioaccumulation

Process by which some endogenous or exogenous substances, present in small quantities, increase in concentration in an organ, an organism, a food chain, or an ecosystem.

(Translated from Parent, S. Dictionnaire des sciences de l'environnement. Broquet, Québec, 1990.)




The term "bioaccumulation" was found in the following pages:

Link database: Illinois Teratogen Information Service: Methylmercury and Pregnancy
Factors Affecting Methylmercury Accumulation in the Food Chain | EVISA's News
ICCE 2009: 12th EuCheMS International Conference on Chemistry and the Environment | EVISA's Agenda of Events
SETAC Europe 19th Annual Meeting | EVISA's Agenda of Events
A new study finds: Inorganic mercury stays in the brain for years if not decades | EVISA's News
First biological function of mercury discovered | EVISA's News
EVISA News revisited: Dissension on the best way to fight mercury pollution | EVISA's News
Effect of dissolved humic acid on the bioavailability of lead from contaminated soil | EVISA's News
Trace element speciation analysis for environmental sciences | EVISA's News
ICMGP 2015: 12th International Conference on Mercury as a Global Pollutant | EVISA's Agenda of Events
Link database: USGS: Mercury in Aquatic Ecosystems
Types of Chemical Species | EVISA's News
Themed Issue "Metallomics 2011" now available | EVISA's News
Arsenic-absorbing fern may soak up toxic metal to repel hungry bugs, UF researchers say | EVISA's News
Mercury contaminated freshwater fish from the NE United States: Where comes the mercury from ? | EVISA's News
Cadmium in chocolate: New EU regulation enter into force 1 January 2019 | EVISA's News
Seabass populations can be differentiated by their Mercury Isotope Distribution | EVISA's News
Direct speciation analysis by X-rays show why van Gogh paintings lose their shine | EVISA's News
New study finds relationship between organic mercury exposure from Thimerosal-containing vaccines and neurodevelopmental disorders | EVISA's News
Ocean mercury on the rise | EVISA's News