Environmental Chemistry and Toxicology

Research Output 1996 2020

2019

Brominated and organophosphorus flame retardants in South African indoor dust and cat hair

Brits, M., Brandsma, S. H., Rohwer, E. R., De Vos, J., Weiss, J. M. & de Boer, J., 1 Oct 2019, In : Environmental Pollution. 253, p. 120-129 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Flame Retardants
Flame retardants
Dust
Hair
Phosphates

Characterizing export of land-based microplastics to the estuary - Part I: Application of integrated geospatial microplastic transport models to assess tire and road wear particles in the Seine watershed

Unice, K. M., Weeber, M. P., Abramson, M. M., Reid, R. C. D., van Gils, J. A. G., Markus, A. A., Vethaak, A. D. & Panko, J. M., 1 Jan 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 646, p. 1639-1649 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

tire
Estuaries
Watersheds
Tires
Wear of materials

Characterizing export of land-based microplastics to the estuary - Part II: Sensitivity analysis of an integrated geospatial microplastic transport modeling assessment of tire and road wear particles

Unice, K. M., Weeber, M. P., Abramson, M. M., Reid, R. C. D., van Gils, J. A. G., Markus, A. A., Vethaak, A. D. & Panko, J. M., 1 Jan 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 646, p. 1650-1659 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

tire
Estuaries
Tires
Sensitivity analysis
sensitivity analysis

Chlorinated Paraffins in Car Tires Recycled to Rubber Granulates and Playground Tiles

Brandsma, S. H., Brits, M., Groenewoud, Q. R., van Velzen, M. J. M., Leonards, P. E. G. & de Boer, J., 2 Jul 2019, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 53, 13, p. 7595-7603 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Compound Identification Using Liquid Chromatography and High-Resolution Noncontact Fraction Collection with a Solenoid Valve

Jonker, W., de Vries, K., Althuisius, N., van Iperen, D., Janssen, E., ten Broek, R., Houtman, C., Zwart, N., Hamers, T., Lamoree, M. H., Ooms, B., Hidding, J., Somsen, G. W. & Kool, J., 1 Dec 2019, In : SLAS Technology. 24, 6, p. 543-555 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Solenoid valves
Liquid chromatography
Liquid Chromatography
Bioactivity
Flow rate

Fire

de Boer, J., Feb 2019, In : Chemosphere. 217, p. A1-A2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalEditorialAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Letter to the Editor: Optimism for Nontarget Analysis in Environmental Chemistry

Samanipour, S., Martin, J. W., Lamoree, M. H., Reid, M. J. & Thomas, K. V., 21 May 2019, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 53, 10, p. 5529-5530 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalLetterAcademicpeer-review

Measuring Marine Plastic Debris from Space: Initial Assessment of Observation Requirements

Leslie, H., 21 Oct 2019, In : Remote Sensing. 11, 20, p. 1-20 20 p., 2243.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
plastic
remote sensing
optical property
measuring

Microplastics in drinking water: A review and assessment

Leslie, H., Eerkes-Medrano, D. & Quinn, B., Feb 2019, In : Current Opinion in Environmental Science & Health. 7, p. 69-75 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

drinking water
outflow
water
exposure

Miniaturized bioassays for high-resolution effect-directed analysis of the aquatic environment

Zwart, N., 2019, 167 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

Optimising analytical methods for chlorinated paraffins to evaluate their levels in Australia

van Mourik, L. M., 2019, 310 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

Overview of known plastic packaging-associated chemicals and their hazards

Groh, K. J., Backhaus, T., Carney-Almroth, B., Geueke, B., Inostroza, P. A., Lennquist, A., Leslie, H. A., Maffini, M., Slunge, D., Trasande, L., Warhurst, A. M. & Muncke, J., 15 Feb 2019, In : Science of the Total Environment. 651, Part 2, p. 3253-3268 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Hazards
Packaging
plastic
hazard
Plastics

Retention behaviour of alkylated and non-alkylated polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons on different types of stationary phases in gas chromatography

Skoczyńska, E. & de Boer, J., 1 Mar 2019, In : Separations. 6, 1, p. 1-12 12 p., 7.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
Gas chromatography
Ionic Liquids
Ionic liquids

Review of the analysis of insecticide residues and their levels in different matrices in Ghana

Mohammed, S., Lamoree, M., Ansa-Asare, O. D. & de Boer, J., 30 Apr 2019, In : Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety. 171, p. 361-372 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Ghana
Insecticides
Endosulfan
Lindane
DDT

Short-, medium-, and long-chain chlorinated paraffins in South African indoor dust and cat hair

Brits, M., de Boer, J., Rohwer, E. R., De Vos, J., Weiss, J. M. & Brandsma, S. H., 22 Aug 2019, In : Chemosphere. 238, p. 124643 124643.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Dust
hair
Paraffin
Hair
Paraffins

The PFOA substitute GenX detected in the environment near a fluoropolymer manufacturing plant in the Netherlands

Brandsma, S. H., Koekkoek, J. C., van Velzen, M. J. M. & de Boer, J., 1 Apr 2019, In : Chemosphere. 220, p. 493-500 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
perfluorooctanoic acid
Fluorine containing polymers
Netherlands
manufacturing
Poaceae

The role of analytical chemistry in exposure science: Focus on the aquatic environment

Hernández, F., Bakker, J., Bijlsma, L., de Boer, J., Botero-Coy, A. M., Bruinen de Bruin, Y., Fischer, S., Hollender, J., Kasprzyk-Hordern, B., Lamoree, M., López, F. J., Laak, T. L. T., van Leerdam, J. A., Sancho, J. V., Schymanski, E. L., de Voogt, P. & Hogendoorn, E. A., May 2019, In : Chemosphere. 222, p. 564-583 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

aquatic environment
Chemical analysis
Health
Impurities
Chemical potential

Toward fire safety without chemical risk

De Boer, J. & Stapleton, H. M., 19 Apr 2019, In : Science. 364, 6437, p. 231-232 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalShort surveyAcademicpeer-review

Towards the integrated marine debris observing system

Maximenko, N., Corradi, P., Law, K. L., Sebille, E. V., Garaba, S. P., Lampitt, R. S., Galgani, F., Martinez-Vicente, V., Goddijn-Murphy, L., Veiga, J. M., Thompson, R. C., Maes, C., Moller, D., Löscher, C. R., Addamo, A. M., Lamson, M., Centurioni, L. R., Posth, N., Lumpkin, R., Vinci, M. & 40 othersMartins, A. M., Pieper, C. D., Isobe, A., Hanke, G., Edwards, M., Chubarenko, I. P., Rodriguez, E., Aliani, S., Arias, M., Asner, G. P., Brosich, A., Carlton, J. T., Chao, Y., Cook, A. M., Cundy, A., Galloway, T. S., Giorgetti, A., Goni, G. J., Guichoux, Y., Hardesty, B. D., Holdsworth, N., Lebreton, L., Leslie, H. A., Macadam-Somer, I., Mace, T., Manuel, M., Marsh, R., Martinez, E., Mayor, D., Le Moigne, M., Jack, M. E. M., Mowlem, M. C., Obbard, R. W., Pabortsava, K., Robberson, B., Rotaru, A. E., Spedicato, M. T., Thiel, M., Turra, A. & Wilcox, C., 28 Aug 2019, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 6, August, p. 1-25 25 p., 447.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Debris
oceans
plastic
sensors (equipment)
ocean

Water and health: From environmental pressures to integrated responses

Boelee, E., Geerling, G., van der Zaan, B., Blauw, A. & Vethaak, A. D., May 2019, In : Acta Tropica. 193, p. 217-226 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Environmental Health
Pressure
Water
Health
Chemical Water Pollution

When Technology Bites Back – what can we do about plastic pollution as citizens and as analytical scientists?

Leslie, H., 9 Jul 2019, In : The Analytical Scientist. July 2019, 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleProfessional

2018

Analysis of Lipid Metabolism, Immune Function, and Neurobehavior in Adult C57BL/6JxFVB Mice After Developmental Exposure to di (2-ethylhexyl) Phthalate

Bastos Sales, L., van Esterik, C. J., Hodemaekers, H. M., Lamoree, M. H., Hamers, T. H. M., van der Ven, L. T. M. & Legler, J., 21 Nov 2018, In : Frontiers in endocrinology. 9, p. 684

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Inbred C57BL Mouse
Lipid Metabolism
High Fat Diet
Nonesterified Fatty Acids
Body Weight

A review of semi-volatile organic compounds (SVOCs) in the indoor environment occurrence in consumer products, indoor air and dust

Lucattini, L., Poma, G., Covaci, A., de Boer, J., Lamoree, M. H. & Leonards, P. E. G., Jun 2018, In : Chemosphere. 201, p. 466-482 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Volatile Organic Compounds
Consumer products
indoor air
Dust
Volatile organic compounds

Below the surface: Twenty-five years of seafloor litter monitoring in coastal seas of North West Europe (1992–2017)

Maes, T., Leslie, H. A., Barry, J., Vethaak, A. D., Nicolaus, E. E. M., Law, R. J., Lyons, B. P., Martinez, R., Harley, B. & Thain, J. E., 15 Jul 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 630, p. 790-798 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
litter
seafloor
Plastics
Monitoring
plastic

Chemicals in plastic packaging: Prioritization of hazardous substances

Groh, K., Backhaus, T., Carney Almroth, B., Geueke, B., Lennquist, A., Leslie, H. A. & Muncke, J., 2018, ABSTRACT BOOK - Responsible and Innovative Research for Environmental Quality: Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) Europe 28th Annual Meeting. Brussels: SETAC, p. 70-70 1 p. 324. (Abstract Books SETAC-Europe).

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
prioritization
plastic
hazard
chemical
hazardous substance

Comprehensive two-dimensional gas chromatography coupled to high resolution time-of-flight mass spectrometry for screening of organohalogenated compounds in cat hair

Brits, M., Gorst-Allman, P., Rohwer, E. R., De Vos, J., de Boer, J. & Weiss, J. M., 9 Feb 2018, In : Journal of Chromatography A. 1536, p. 151-162 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Mass Screening
Gas chromatography
Gas Chromatography
Hair
Mass spectrometry

Contaminants of emerging concern in the Hartbeespoort Dam catchment and the uMngeni River estuary 2016 pollution incident, South Africa

Rimayi, C., Odusanya, D., Weiss, J. M., de Boer, J. & Chimuka, L., 15 Jun 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 627, p. 1008-1017 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Estuaries
Catchments
Dams
efavirenz
Pollution

Corrigendum to “European demonstration program on the effect-based and chemical identification and monitoring of organic pollutants in European surface waters” [Sci. Total Environ. 601–602 (2017) 1849–1868]

Tousova, Z., Oswald, P., Slobodnik, J., Blaha, L., Muz, M., Hu, M., Brack, W., Krauss, M., Di Paolo, C., Tarcai, Z., Seiler, T. B., Hollert, H., Koprivica, S., Ahel, M., Schollée, J. E., Hollender, J., Suter, M. J. F., Hidasi, A. O., Schirmer, K., Sonavane, M. & 17 othersAit-Aissa, S., Creusot, N., Brion, F., Froment, J., Almeida, A. C., Thomas, K., Tollefsen, K. E., Tufi, S., Ouyang, X., Leonards, P., Lamoree, M., Torrens, V. O., Kolkman, A., Schriks, M., Spirhanzlova, P., Tindall, A. & Schulze, T., 1 Sep 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 635, p. 1620-1621 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalErratumAcademic

Organic pollutants
Surface waters
organic pollutant
Demonstrations
surface water

Determination of metal-based nanoparticles in the river Dommel in the Netherlands via ultrafiltration, HR-ICP-MS and SEM

Markus, A. A., Krystek, P., Tromp, P. C., Parsons, J. R., Roex, E. W. M., Voogt, P. D. & Laane, R. W. P. M., 1 Aug 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 631-632, p. 485-495 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry
Ultrafiltration
ultrafiltration
mass spectrometry
Rivers

Development of a luminescent mutagenicity test for high-throughput screening of aquatic samples

Zwart, N., Lamoree, M. H., Houtman, C. J., de Boer, J., Kool, J. & Hamers, T., Feb 2018, In : Toxicology in Vitro. 46, p. 350-360 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Mutagenicity Tests
Salmonella
Screening
Throughput
Mutagens

Developments and interlaboratory study of the analysis of short-chain chlorinated paraffins

van Mourik, L. M., van der Veen, I., Crum, S. & de Boer, J., May 2018, In : TrAC - Trends in Analytical Chemistry. 102, May, p. 32-40 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Paraffin
Monitoring

Distribution of persistent and pseudo-persistent organic pollutants in rivers draining urbanised catchments in South Africa

Rimayi, C. C., 2018, 232 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

Do microplastics affect marine ecosystem productivity?

Troost, T. A., Desclaux, T., Leslie, H. A., van Der Meulen, M. D. & Vethaak, A. D., Oct 2018, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 135, p. 17-29 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Aquatic ecosystems
marine ecosystem
secondary productivity
plastics
secondary production

Effects of environmentally relevant sub-chronic atrazine concentrations on African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis) survival, growth and male gonad development

Rimayi, C., Odusanya, D., Weiss, J. M., de Boer, J., Chimuka, L. & Mbajiorgu, F., Jun 2018, In : Aquatic Toxicology. 199, June, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Atrazine
Xenopus laevis
Gonads
atrazine
frog

Environmental forcing of aquatic ecosystem variability: A matter of perspective

Grötsch, P. M. M., 2018, 176 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

Fast microplastics identification with stimulated Raman scattering microscopy

Zada, L., Leslie, H. A., Vethaak, A. D., Tinnevelt, G., Janssen, J., de Boer, J. F. & Ariese, F., Jul 2018, In : Journal of Raman Spectroscopy. 49, 7, p. 1136-1144 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Stimulated Raman scattering
Microscopic examination
Polymers
Plastics
Plastic products

High-Throughput Effect-Directed Analysis Using Downscaled in Vitro Reporter Gene Assays to Identify Endocrine Disruptors in Surface Water

Zwart, N., Nio, S. L., Houtman, C. J., De Boer, J., Kool, J., Hamers, T. & Lamoree, M. H., 3 Apr 2018, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 52, 7, p. 4367-4377 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Endocrine Disruptors
endocrine disruptor
Fractionation
Surface waters
Assays

Import, disposal, and health impacts of pesticides in the East Africa Rift(EAR) zone: A review on management and policy analysis

Loha, K. M., Lamoree, M., Weiss, J. M. & de Boer, J., 1 Oct 2018, In : Crop Protection. 112, p. 322-331 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
policy analysis
Eastern Africa
imports
pesticides
Ethiopia

Marine microplastic debris: An emerging issue for food security, food safety and human health

Barboza, L. G. A., Vethaak, A. D., Lavorante, B. R. B. O., Lundebye, A. K. & Guilhermino, L., Aug 2018, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 133, p. 336-348 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Food safety
food safety
seafood
food security
Debris

Microplastics contamination in molluscs from the northern part of the Persian Gulf

Naji, A., Nuri, M. & Vethaak, A. D., Apr 2018, In : Environmental Pollution. 235, p. 113-120 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Molluscs
Shellfish
Indian Ocean
Polyethylene Terephthalates
Mollusca

Presence of diphenyl phosphate and aryl-phosphate flame retardants in indoor dust from different microenvironments in Spain and the Netherlands and estimation of human exposure

Björnsdotter, M. K., Romera-García, E., Borrull, J., de Boer, J., Rubio, S. & Ballesteros-Gómez, A., Mar 2018, In : Environment International. 112, p. 59-67 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

phosphate
dust
flame retardant
exposure
indoor air

Seasonal variation of chloro-s-triazines in the Hartbeespoort Dam catchment, South Africa

Rimayi, C., Odusanya, D., Weiss, J. M., de Boer, J. & Chimuka, L., 1 Feb 2018, In : Science of the Total Environment. 613-614, p. 472-482 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Triazines
Herbicides
triazine
Catchments
Dams

The international symposium BFR2017, York, UK

Fernandes, A., Rose, M. & de Boer, J., 1 Oct 2018, In : Chemosphere. 209, p. 705-706 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalEditorialAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
2017

Assessing environmental quality status by integrating chemical and biological effect data: The Cartagena coastal zone as a case

Martínez-Gómez, C., Fernández, B., Robinson, C. D., Campillo, J. A., León, V. M., Benedicto, J., Hylland, K. & Vethaak, A. D., Mar 2017, In : Marine Environmental Research. 124, p. 106-117 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

environmental quality
Coastal zones
coastal zone
sediment contamination
Mytilus galloprovincialis

Assessment of contaminant concentrations in sediments, fish and mussels sampled from the North Atlantic and European regional seas within the ICON project

Robinson, C. D., Webster, L., Martínez-Gómez, C., Burgeot, T., Gubbins, M. J., Thain, J. E., Vethaak, A. D., McIntosh, A. D. & Hylland, K., Mar 2017, In : Marine Environmental Research. 124, p. 21-31 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Iceland
Fish
mussels
Sediments
Impurities

BFR2015 in Beijing: Scientists are becoming more concerned about FRs in indoor environment

Yu, G. & de Boer, J., May 2017, In : Chemosphere. 174, p. 664

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Bioaccumulation of PCBs from microplastics in Norway lobster (Nephrops norvegicus): An experimental study

Devriese, L. I., De Witte, B., Vethaak, A. D., Hostens, K. & Leslie, H. A., 25 Jul 2017, In : Chemosphere. 186, p. 10-16 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Bioaccumulation
Polychlorinated Biphenyls
Norway
lobster
Polychlorinated biphenyls

Bisphenol A and replacements in thermal paper: A review

Björnsdotter, M. K., de Boer, J. & Ballesteros-Gómez, A., 15 May 2017, In : Chemosphere. 182, p. 691-706 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Considerations in the characterization and analysis of engineered nanomaterials in exposure matrices

Krystek, P., 30 May 2017.

Research output: Contribution to ConferencePosterAcademic

Correction to"Inhaled Nanoparticles Accumulate at Sites of Vascular Disease"

Miller, M. R., Raftis, J. B., Langrish, J. P., McLean, S. G., Samutrtai, P., Connell, S. P., Wilson, S., Vesey, A. T., Fokkens, P. H. B., Boere, A. J. F., Krystek, P., Campbell, C. J., Hadoke, P. W. F., Donaldson, K., Cassee, F. R., Newby, D. E., Duffin, R. & Mills, N. L., 4 Oct 2017, In : ACS Nano. p. 10623-10624 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access