Contributors and references

This pre-core test indicator and its threshold values are yet to be commonly agreed in HELCOM and the presented thresholds are furthermore not currently approved EQS values, but provisional proposals.
The indictor is included as a test indicator for the purposes of the 'State of the Baltic Sea' report, and the results are to be considered as intermediate.


Ekaterina Chernova, Lena Avellan, Kari Lehtonen, Jakob Strand, Dmitry Frank-Kamenetsky, Owen Rowe

The HELCOM Correspondence Group on Pharmaceuticals (HELCOM GC PHARMA) has also contributed and reviewed this document.



This version of the HELCOM indicator report was published in July 2018:

Diclofenac HELCOM pre-core indicator 2018 (pdf)

There are no previous versions of this indicator report at present.



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