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Diagnostic Compounds for Fingerprinting Petroleum in the Environment

The term ‘petroleum’ refers to a family of gaseous, liquid and solid hydrocarbon-rich materials that are both naturally occurring (crude) and man-made (refined). Crude petroleum includes natural gas and gas condensate, light and heavy crude oil, oil shale/sand and solid bitumen; refined petroleum in...
Print publication date: 27 Jun 2008
Copyright year: 2008
Print ISBN: 978-0-85404-957-8
PDF eISBN: 978-1-84755-834-3