Journal of Analytical Methods in Chemistry / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Occurrence and Removal Characteristics of Phthalate Esters from Typical Water Sources in Northeast China

Table 2

Concentrations of 15 PAEs in water samples near the Mopanshan Reservoir.

PAEsAbbreviationWater (ng/L)
RangeMeanFrequency

Dimethyl phthalateDMPnd–42.414.08/16
Diethyl phthalateDEPnd–55.028.415/16
Diisobutyl phthalateDIBP40.0–658.8196.616/16
Dibutyl phthalateDBP52.5–4498.2801.416/16
bis(2-methoxyethyl)phthalateDMEPndnd0/16
bis(4-methyl-2-pentyl)phthalateBMPPndnd0/16
bis(2-ethoxyethyl)phthalateDEEPnd–54.612.85/16
Dipentyl phthalateDPPnd–92.545.510/16
Dihexyl phthalateDHXPnd–65.116.25/16
Benzyl butyl phthalateBBPndnd0/16
bis(2-n-butoxyethyl)phthalateDBEPndnd0/16
Dicyclohexyl phthalateDCHPndnd0/16
bis(2-ethylhexyl)phthalateDEHP128.9–6570.91774.116/16
Di-n-octyl phthalateDNOPnd–448.254.15/16
Dinonyl phthalateDNPndnd0/16
PAEs355.8–9226.52943.1