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Assessment of flame retardants in river water using a ceramic dosimeter passive sampler. / Cristale, Joyce; Katsoyiannis, Athanasios; Chen, Chang'er et al.

In: Environmental Pollution, Vol. 172, 01.2013, p. 163-169.

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Cristale J, Katsoyiannis A, Chen C, Jones KC, Lacorte S. Assessment of flame retardants in river water using a ceramic dosimeter passive sampler. Environmental Pollution. 2013 Jan;172:163-169. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2012.08.014

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Cristale, Joyce ; Katsoyiannis, Athanasios ; Chen, Chang'er et al. / Assessment of flame retardants in river water using a ceramic dosimeter passive sampler. In: Environmental Pollution. 2013 ; Vol. 172. pp. 163-169.

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title = "Assessment of flame retardants in river water using a ceramic dosimeter passive sampler",
abstract = "Novel brominated (BFRs) and organophosphorus (OPFRs) flame retardants were monitored in river water using the ceramic dosimeter passive sampling device with HLB (hydrophilic–lipophilic balance) as sorbent. Laboratory calibrations were performed to determine sampling rates for each compound using the Archie's law exponent. The passive sampling device was used to determine the presence of 6 BFRs in the River Aire (United Kingdom), selected according to their ubiquitous presence in the River Aire. Passive sampling integrated river water concentrations ranged from 0.010 to 5.6 μg L−1 for all OPFRs, while BFRs were not detected with this specific passive sampler configuration. Decreased sampling rates were evidenced after 3 weeks of deployment, probably due to fouling. Good agreement between integrated and snapshot water concentrations was obtained, indicating the efficiency of the passive sampler for the monitoring of OPFRs in river water.",
keywords = "Ceramic dosimeter, Passive sampler , Organophosphorous flame retardants , Brominated flame retardants , River water",
author = "Joyce Cristale and Athanasios Katsoyiannis and Chang'er Chen and Jones, {Kevin C.} and Silvia Lacorte",
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doi = "10.1016/j.envpol.2012.08.014",
language = "English",
volume = "172",
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journal = "Environmental Pollution",
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T1 - Assessment of flame retardants in river water using a ceramic dosimeter passive sampler

AU - Cristale, Joyce

AU - Katsoyiannis, Athanasios

AU - Chen, Chang'er

AU - Jones, Kevin C.

AU - Lacorte, Silvia

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N2 - Novel brominated (BFRs) and organophosphorus (OPFRs) flame retardants were monitored in river water using the ceramic dosimeter passive sampling device with HLB (hydrophilic–lipophilic balance) as sorbent. Laboratory calibrations were performed to determine sampling rates for each compound using the Archie's law exponent. The passive sampling device was used to determine the presence of 6 BFRs in the River Aire (United Kingdom), selected according to their ubiquitous presence in the River Aire. Passive sampling integrated river water concentrations ranged from 0.010 to 5.6 μg L−1 for all OPFRs, while BFRs were not detected with this specific passive sampler configuration. Decreased sampling rates were evidenced after 3 weeks of deployment, probably due to fouling. Good agreement between integrated and snapshot water concentrations was obtained, indicating the efficiency of the passive sampler for the monitoring of OPFRs in river water.

AB - Novel brominated (BFRs) and organophosphorus (OPFRs) flame retardants were monitored in river water using the ceramic dosimeter passive sampling device with HLB (hydrophilic–lipophilic balance) as sorbent. Laboratory calibrations were performed to determine sampling rates for each compound using the Archie's law exponent. The passive sampling device was used to determine the presence of 6 BFRs in the River Aire (United Kingdom), selected according to their ubiquitous presence in the River Aire. Passive sampling integrated river water concentrations ranged from 0.010 to 5.6 μg L−1 for all OPFRs, while BFRs were not detected with this specific passive sampler configuration. Decreased sampling rates were evidenced after 3 weeks of deployment, probably due to fouling. Good agreement between integrated and snapshot water concentrations was obtained, indicating the efficiency of the passive sampler for the monitoring of OPFRs in river water.

KW - Ceramic dosimeter

KW - Passive sampler

KW - Organophosphorous flame retardants

KW - Brominated flame retardants

KW - River water

U2 - 10.1016/j.envpol.2012.08.014

DO - 10.1016/j.envpol.2012.08.014

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VL - 172

SP - 163

EP - 169

JO - Environmental Pollution

JF - Environmental Pollution

SN - 0269-7491

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