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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.

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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.

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tire
Estuaries
Tires
Sensitivity analysis
sensitivity analysis

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.

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Open Access
perfluorooctanoic acid
Fluorine containing polymers
Netherlands
manufacturing
Poaceae
2018

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.

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Open Access
litter
seafloor
Plastics
Monitoring
plastic

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.

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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

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.

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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

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.

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Atrazine
Xenopus laevis
Gonads
atrazine
frog

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.

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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.

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Open Access
Endocrine Disruptors
endocrine disruptor
Fractionation
Surface waters
Assays

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.

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Triazines
Herbicides
triazine
Catchments
Dams
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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

Integrated chemical and biological assessment of contaminant impacts in selected European coastal and offshore marine areas

Hylland, K., Robinson, C. D., Burgeot, T., Martínez-Gómez, C., Lang, T., Svavarsson, J., Thain, J. E., Vethaak, A. D. & Gubbins, M. J., Mar 2017, In : Marine Environmental Research. 124, p. 130-138 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

biological assessment
North Sea
Chemical contamination
Impurities
pollutant

Integrated indicator framework and methodology for monitoring and assessment of hazardous substances and their effects in the marine environment

Vethaak, A. D., Davies, I. M., Thain, J. E., Gubbins, M. J., Martínez-Gómez, C., Robinson, C. D., Moffat, C. F., Burgeot, T., Maes, T., Wosniok, W., Giltrap, M., Lang, L. & Hylland, K., 2017, In : Marine Environmental Research. 124, p. 11-20

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Medium-Chain Chlorinated Paraffins (CPs) Dominate in Australian Sewage Sludge

Brandsma, S. H., van Mourik, L., O'Brien, J. W., Eaglesham, G., Leonards, P. E. G., de Boer, J., Gallen, C., Mueller, J., Gaus, C. & Bogdal, C., 20 Feb 2017, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 51, p. 3364-3372 9 p., 6.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Sewage
Paraffin
Weights and Measures
Atmospheric Pressure
Waste Water

Microplastics Baseline Surveys at the Water Surface and in Sediments of the North-East Atlantic

Maes, T., van der Meulen, M., Devriese, L., Leslie, H. A., Huvet, A., Frère, L., Robbens, J. & Vethaak, A. D., 26 May 2017, In : Frontiers in Marine Science. 4, p. 1-13 13 p., 135.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
baseline survey
Sediments
plastics
surface water
sediments
canal
biota
river
sediment
plastic

Miniaturization of a transthyretin binding assay using a fluorescent probe for high throughput screening of thyroid hormone disruption in environmental samples

Ouyang, X., Froment, J., Leonards, P. E. G., Christensen, G., Tollefsen, K-E., de Boer, J., Thomas, K. V. & Lamoree, M. H., 2017, In : Chemosphere. 171, p. 722-728

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Miniaturization
Prealbumin
Thyroid Hormones
Fluorescent Dyes
hormone

PAH metabolites in fish bile: From the Seine estuary to Iceland

Kammann, U., Akcha, F., Budzinski, H., Burgeot, T., Gubbins, M. J., Lang, T., Le Menach, K., Vethaak, A. D. & Hylland, K., 2017, In : Marine Environmental Research. 124, p. 41-45 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Iceland
Estuaries
polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
bile

Persistente stoffen in de Nederlandse bodem: Vijftig jaar een zorgenkind

de Boer, J., Nov 2017, In : Bodem. 6, 11, p. 27-29 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleProfessional

Soil

Screening for microplastics in sediment, water, marine invertebrates and fish: method development and microplastic accumulation

Karlsson, T., Vethaak, A. D., Carney Almroth, B., Ariese, F., van Velzen, M. J. M., Hassellöv, M. & Leslie, H. A., 6 Jul 2017, In : Marine Pollution Bulletin. 122, 1-2, p. 403-408 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Fish
biota
Screening
Sediments
plastics

Serum levels of decabromodiphenyl ether (BDE-209) in women from different European countries and possible relationships with lifestyle and diet

van den Berg, M., Houba, R., Leslie, H. A., Canton, R., Thompsen, C., Becher, G., Alvarez-Pedrerol, M., Sunyer Deu, J., Steiner, M., van Tongeren, M., Brunekreef, B. & de Boer, J., 23 Jun 2017, In : Environment International. 107, p. 16-24 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

lifestyle
ether
serum
diet
blood

Source characterisation and distribution of selected PCBs, PAHs and alkyl PAHs in sediments from the Klip and Jukskei River Sediments, South Africa

Rimayi, C., Chimuka, L., Odysanyaa, D., de Boer, J. & Weiss, J. M., 9 Jun 2017, In : Environmental Monitoring and Assessment. 189, p. 1-16 17 p.

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The adverse effects of virgin microplastics on the fertilization and larval development of sea urchins

Martínez-Gómez, C., León, V. M., Calles, S., Gomáriz-Olcina, M. & Vethaak, A. D., 1 Sep 2017, In : Marine Environmental Research. 130, p. 69-76 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Towards a reduced meat diet: Mindset and motivation of young vegetarians, low, medium and high meat-eaters

de Boer, J., Schosler, H. & Aiking, H., 12 Mar 2017, In : Appetite. 113, p. 387-397

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
vegetarian diet
meat
diet
ingestion
meat substitutes

Toxicity profiling of marine surface sediments: a case study using rapid screening bioassays of exhaustive total extracts, elutriates and passive sampler extracts

Vethaak, A. D., Hamers, T., Martinez-Gomez, C., Kamstra, J. H., de Weert, J., Leonards, P. E. G. & Smedes, F., 1 Jan 2017, In : Marine Environmental Research. 124, -, p. 81-91 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Bioassay
samplers
sampler
Toxicity
bioassay

Voedselland of voetballand?

Aiking, H., de Boer, W. & van Oijen, C., 2017, In : Milieu. 1, p. 36 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleProfessional

2016

Plastic Debris Is a Human Health Issue

Vethaak, A. D. & Leslie, H. A., 22 Jun 2016, In : Environmental Science and Technology. 50, p. 6825−6826 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
plastic
toxicity
seafood
soil air
terrestrial environment

Properties, performance and associated hazards of state-of-the-art durable water repellent (DWR) chemistry for textile finishing

Holmquist, H., Schellenberger, S., van der Veen, I., Peters, G., Leonards, P. E. G. & Cousins, I., 16 Mar 2016, In : Environment International. 91, p. 251-264 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

hazard
polymer
water
hydrocarbon
textile
2012

Bio-efficacy evaluation of nanoformulations of β-cyfluthrin against Callosobruchus maculatus (Coleoptera: Bruchidae)

Loha, K. M., Shakil, N. A., Kumar, J., Singh, M. K. & Srivastava, C., 1 Aug 2012, In : Journal of Environmental Science and Health - Part B Pesticides, Food Contaminants, and Agricultural Wastes. 47, 7, p. 687-691 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

cyfluthrin
Callosobruchus maculatus
Bruchidae
Beetles
Polyethylene glycols
2009
Inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry
Groundwater
atomic absorption spectrometry
Mass Spectrometry
groundwater