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Endocrine disrupting chemicals
of Organic Chemicals
Organic Chemicals pollute the river
During the decomposition process the dissolved oxygen in the receiving water may be used up at a greater rate than it can be replenished
causing oxygen depletion and having severe consequences for the stream biota.
Occurs when large quantities of organic compunds
act as substrates for microorganisms, are release into watercourses.
of Organic Chemical Pollutions to river
large quantities of suspended solids may reduce the light available to....
alter the characteristics of the river bed
rendering it an unsuitable habitat for many invertebrates
Toxic ammonia is often present