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Table 2 Measured physicochemical parameters of tested effluents

From: Ovulation but not milt production is inhibited in fathead minnows (Pimephales promelas) exposed to a reproductively inhibitory pulp mill effluent

Date sampled pH Conductivity Hardness DO NH3 BOD COD SS RFA
May 22, 2012 7.2 2060 μS 918 mg/L 4.8 mg/L 0.1 mg/L 10 mg/L 187 mg/L 9.9 mg/L 0.01 mg/L
  1. DO dissolved oxygen; BOD biological oxygen demand; COD chemical oxygen demand; SS suspended solids; RFA resin and fatty acids (detection limit 0.01 mg/L).