Environmental Chemistry and Toxicology

Research Output 1996 2019

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., 5 Jul 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

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

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

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

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

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
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

Analytical insights into exposure studies of nanomaterials

Krystek, P., 13 Jun 2018, Keynote / Analytical insights into exposure studies of nanomaterials.

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademic

Nanostructures
Nanoparticles
Field Flow Fractionation
Silver
Skin

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

Determination of monoamine neurotransmitters in zebrafish (Danio rerio) by gas chromatography coupled to mass spectrometry with a two-step derivatization

Aragon, A., Legradi, J. B., Ballesteros-Gómez, A., Legler, J., van Velzen, M., de Boer, J. & Leonards, P., 15 Feb 2017, In : Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry. 409, 11, p. 2931-2939 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Zebrafish
Gas chromatography
Gas Chromatography
Mass spectrometry
Neurotransmitter Agents

Diseases of dab (Limanda limanda): Analysis and assessment of data on externally visible diseases, macroscopic liver neoplasms and liver histopathology in the North Sea, Baltic Sea and off Iceland

Lang, T., Feist, S. W., Stentiford, G. D., Bignell, J. P., Vethaak, A. D. & Wosniok, W., 1 Jan 2017, In : Marine Environmental Research. 124, p. 61-69 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

histopathology
liver neoplasms
Iceland
fish diseases
Baltic Sea

Estimating human exposure to perfluoroalkyl acids via solid food and drinks: Implementation and comparison of different dietary assessment methods

Papadopoulou, E., Poothong, S., Koekkoek, J., Lucattini, L., Padilla-Sánchez, J. A., Haugen, M., Herzke, D., Valdersnes, S., Maage, A., Cousins, I. T., Leonards, P. E. G. & Småstuen Haug, L., 2017, In : Environmental Research. 158, p. 269-276 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

assessment method
Diet Records
Food
Acids
food

European demonstration program on the effect-based and chemical identification and monitoring of organic pollutants in European surface waters

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 Dec 2017, In : Science of the Total Environment. 601-602, p. 1849-1868 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Organic pollutants
Surface waters
organic pollutant
Toxicity
Demonstrations

How can we quantify impacts of contaminants in marine ecosystems? The ICON project

Hylland, K., Burgeot, T., Martínez-Gómez, C., Lang, T., Robinson, C. D., Svavarsson, J., Thain, J. E., Vethaak, A. D. & Gubbins, M. J., 2017, In : Marine Environmental Research. 124, p. 2-10

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Aquatic ecosystems
marine ecosystem
Impurities
pollutant
Monitoring

Improved androgen specificity of AR-EcoScreen by CRISPR based glucocorticoid receptor knockout

Zwart, N., Andringa, D., de Leeuw, W. J., Kojima, H., Iida, M., Houtman, C. J., de Boer, J., Kool, J., Lamoree, M. H. & Hamers, T., 1 Dec 2017, In : Toxicology in Vitro. 45, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats
Glucocorticoid Receptors
Androgens
Glucocorticoids
Genes

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., 26 Apr 2017, In : ACS Nano. 11, 5, p. 4542-4552 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Nanoparticles
nanoparticles
Gold
respiration
gold