Persistent, bioaccumulative, and toxic (PBT)

Persistent, bioaccumulative, and toxic (PBT),

Definition of Persistent, bioaccumulative, and toxic (PBT):

  1. Substance such as heavy metals that remain unaffected in the environment, travel up the food chain due to their tendency to be soluble in fat but not in water, and are poisonous to animals and/or plants.

Meaning of Persistent, bioaccumulative, and toxic (PBT) & Persistent, bioaccumulative, and toxic (PBT) Definition