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Table 5 PBDE concentrations [mean, (SD), range] along with the fat contents (relative to wet weight) in aquatic and terrestrial 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 % PBDE (ng/g ww) PBDE (ng/g lw)
Baltic herring 12 9.5 (3.2) 6.019.0 0.4 (0.7) 0.02.0 12.2 (7.0) 4.226.3
Grey seal 6 4.6 (3.8) 0.79.5 5.2 (4.8) 0.7413.4 115.0 (59.4) 47.6212
Mallard 1 (sub-n = 2) 19.5 0.17 0.88
Reindeer 14 3.4 (1.34) 1.45.8 0.06 (0.11) 0.0040.44 1.85 (2.52) 0.127.57
Moose 3 2 (0.96) 1.03.3 0.017 (0.006) 0.010.03 1.24 (0.94) 0.362.55
European hare 1 3.3 0.06 103