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Table 2 WHO-PCDD/F- and PCB-TEQs (pg/g fat) in moose liver samples

From: Biomonitoring of selected persistent organic pollutants (PCDD/Fs, PCBs and PBDEs) in Finnish and Russian terrestrial and aquatic animal species

Sample n Fat % WHO-PCDD/F-TEQ WHO-PCB-TEQ
TEF 2005 (1998) TEF 2005 (1998)
Northern Finland
Moose calf male #1 1a 4.9 3.03 (4.11) 3.34 (3.35)
Moose calf female #2 1a 5.4 1.08 (1.44) 0.94 (0.94)
Moose calf female #3, (age 8 + 8 months) 2b 5.4 3.82 (5.34) 3.27 (3.27)
Moose calf female #4 3b 5.3 3.53 (4.86) 3.28 (3.28)
Moose adult female #5, (age 3 + 4 years) 2b 5.1 0.7 (0.98) 0.42 (0.42)
Central Finland
Moose young adult #6, (age 1.5 years) 1a 5.4 4.26 (5.71) 2.65 (2.66)
  1. aSample consists of one individual. b Sample consists of two or three individuals pooled together. Fat content (%) are relative to wet weight