Fatty Alcohols Anthropogenic and Natural Occurrence in the Environment
Fatty Alcohols: Anthropogenic and Natural Occurrence in the Environment by Stephen M Mudge, Scott E Belanger, Allen M Nielsen and American Cleaning Institute
English | October 16, 2008 | ISBN-10: 0854041524 | 176 pages | PDF | 27,4 MB
Fatty alcohols occur naturally in most organisms and can also be used in consumer products including detergents and cosmetics and all of these materials make their way to the sea eventually. These long chain alcohols can be used as biomarkers due to their distinctive source allocations although they have differential degradation rates across the range of chain lengths.

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