PCDD/PCDF concentrations in the soils of various European countries (European Commission DG Environment, 1999)

PCDD/PCDF (pg TEQ/g soil)
Rural areas
Netherlands (1991)2.2–16
Austria (1989; 1989–1993)1.6–14 (pasture land); <1–64 (forests)
Germany (1992)1–5
Belgium (1992)2
France (1999)0.02–1
Urban areas
Germany (1992)10–30
France (1999)0.2–17
Industrial Areas
France (1999)20–60
Germany (1992)50–150
Netherlands (1990–1991)13–252 (municipal incinerators)

From: Dioxins in the environment: What are the health risks?

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