Volatile organic compounds in water near petrochemical factories in Taiwan

Hsien Wen Kuo, Chang Chuan Chan, Jim Shoung Lai, Jung Der Wang

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Abstract

Water samples were analyzed for volatile organic compounds (VOCs) from various locations in and around Taiwan's Ho-Chin River. High concentrations of 1,2-dichloroethane and benzene were detected near a petrochemical plant's waste water outlet.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)913-920
Number of pages8
JournalChemosphere
Volume33
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1996 Sep

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Pollution
  • Health, Toxicology and Mutagenesis

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Volatile organic compounds in water near petrochemical factories in Taiwan'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this