Component of the medium concerned by the investigation. The environmental compartments are, for example, water, sediment, aquatic moss, fish, etc. The environmental compartment does not correspond to the environmental compartment actually analyzed since it is generally a fraction of it which is analyzed (e.g., for the fish, the liver, or ... for water, the filtered water). We then speak about analyzed fraction.
According to AFB
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