Human and Ecological Risk Assessment



Ragas, A.M.J. en R.S.E.W. Leuven, 1996. Bodemheterogeniteit noodzaakt tot maatwerk in het milieubeheer. Milieu 11 (2): 60-68.


Dinther, B.H.P.A. van, B.J. van de Laar, M.W. Oberyé, T.H.M. Tijsse Klasen & J.J. Meijer, 1997. De milieu-incidentenwijzer: een methode voor de afhandeling van milieu-ongevallen. Milieu 12 (5) p. 228-234.

Fredrix E.W.H.M., T.M.C.M. de Kok, R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas, 1997. Leereenheid 18. Voeding en voedselveiligheid. In: De Kok, T.M.C.M. (Red.), Cursusboek Milieugezondheidskunde 2. Open Universiteit, Heerlen. p. 293-333.

Heuvel, P.J.M., P. Leroy, R.S.E.W. Leuven & P.H. Nienhuis, 1997. Chemische gewasbescherming dertig jaar na "Zilveren sluiers en verborgen gevaren". Milieu - Tijdschrift voor Milieukunde 12/2: 50 - 57, 79.

Ragas, A.M.J., J.L.M. Haans and R.S.E.W. Leuven, 1997. Selecting water quality models for discharge permitting. European Water Pollution Control 7 (5): 59-67.

Ragas, A.M.J. en C. Klaver, 1997. Lood in straatstof als potentieel gezondheidsrisico voor jonge kinderen. Milieu 1997(4): 175-186.

Ragas, A.M.J. & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 1997. Leereenheid 6. Toxicologische risico-evaluatie en afleiding van gezondheidskundige advieswaarden. In: De Kok, T.M.C.M. (Red.), Cursusboek Milieugezondheidskunde 1. Open Universiteit, Heerlen. p. 171-200.

Ragas, A.M.J. & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 1997. Leereenheid 19. Normstelling voor gezondheid en milieu. In: De Kok, T.M.C.M. (Red.), Cursusboek Milieugezondheidskunde 3. Open Universiteit, Heerlen. p. 13-59.


Etienne, R..S., F.H. Willemsen, A.M.J. Ragas & D. van de Meent, 1998. Uncertainties in evaluating the coherence of independently derived environmental quality objectives for air, water and soil. In: Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas (Eds.), New concepts for sustainable management of river basins. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. pp. 283-290.

Leuven, R.S.E.W., P.H. Nienhuis, J.M.A. Kesseleer, & W. Zwart, 1998. Emmision of pullutants from secondary building materials in hydraulic engineering structures in Dutch river basins. In: Man and River Systems - The Functioning of River Systems at Basin Scale. Presses Ponts et Chaussées, Paris. p. 167-169.

Leuven, R.S.E.W., W.A. Zwart, J.M.A. Kesseleer & P.H. Nienhuis, 1998. Emission of metals from minestone in hydraulic engineering structures in Dutch river basins. In: Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas (Eds.), New concepts for sustainable management of river basins. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. p. 273-282.

Ragas, A.M.J. & M.A.J. Huijbregts, 1998. Evaluating the coherence beteween environmental quality objectives and the acceptable or tolerable daily intake. Regulatory Toxicology & Pharmacology 27: 251-264.

Ragas A.M.J., Laar B.J. van de, Schijndel A.M.J. van, Stortelder P.B.M. & Klapwijk S.P., 1998. Application of the water quality-based approach in water pollution control: possibilities and restrictions. In: Nienhuis, P.H., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.M.J. Ragas (Eds.), New concepts for sustainable management of river basins. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden. pp. 191-209.

Stouthart XJHX, Huijbregts MAJ, Balm PHM, Lock RAC, Wendelaar Bonga SE., 1998. Endocrine stress response and abnormal development in carp (Cyprinus carpio) larvae after exposure of the embryos to PCB 126. Fish Phys. Biochem. 18: 321-329.


Leuven, R.S.E.W., P.H. Nienhuis, J.M.A. Kesseleer & W. Zwart, 1999. Annual emissions of pollutants from mine stone applications in drainage basins of Dutch rivers. Hydrobiologia 410: 315-323. Also published in: Garnier, J. & J.M. Mouchel (Eds.) Man and river systems. The functioning of river systems at the basin scale. Developments in Hydrobiology 146. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht.

Ragas, A.M.J., Etienne, R.S., Willemsen, F.H., and Van de Meent, D. (1999). Assessing model uncertainty for environmental decision making: A case study of the coherence of independently derived environmental quality objectives for air and water. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry18 (8), 1856-1867.

Ragas, A.M.J., 1999. The consequences of applying different mixing models, input data and EQOs when deriving emission limits for discharge permits. European Water Management2 (5), 62-71.

Ragas, A.M.J. & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 1999. Modelling of water quality-based emission limits for industrial discharges in rivers. Water, Science and Technology39 (4), 185-192.

Van der Velde, G. & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 1999. Polluted river systems: Monitoring and assessment of ecotoxicological risks. Acta Hydrochimica Hydrobiologica 27/5: 251-256.


Ragas, A.M.J., 2000. Uncertainty in environmental quality standards, PhD thesis, University of Nijmegen, Promotores: P.H. Nienhuis (KUN) & C.J. van Leeuwen (UU), 17 februari 2000


Kooistra, L., R. Wehrens, R.S.E.W. Leuven & L.M.C. Buydens, 2001. Possibilities of visible-near-infrared spectroscopy for the assessment of soil contamination in river floodplains. Analytica Chimica Acta 446: 97-105.

Kooistra, L., R.S.E.W. Leuven, R. Wehrens, L.M.C. Buydens & P.H. Nienhuis, 2001. A procedure for incorporating spatial variability in ecological risk assessment of Dutch river floodplains. Environmental Management 28/3: 359-373.


Kooistra, L., R. Wehrens, L.M.C. Buydens, R.S.E.W. Leuven & P.H. Nienhuis, 2001. Possibilities of soil spectroscopy for the classification of contaminated areas in river floodplains. Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation (JAG) 3/4: 337-344 (came out in 2002).

Kooistra, L., Leuven, R.S.E.W., Wehrens, R., Buydens, L.M.C. & Nienhuis, P.H. 2002a. GIS as a tool for incorporating the spatial variability of pollutants in ecological risk assessments of Dutch river floodplains. In: Leuven, R.S.E.W., Poudevigne, I. & Teeuw, R.M. (Eds.). Application of geographic information systems and remote sensing in river studies. Backhuys Publishers, Leiden, the Netherlands. pp. 133-146.


Kooistra, L., J. Wanders, G.F. Epema, R.S.E.W. Leuven, R. Wehrens, & L.M.C.Buydens, 2003. The potential of field spectroscopy for the assessment of sediment properties in river floodplains. Analytica Chimica Acta 484(2): 189-200.

Kooistra, L., R. Wehrens, R.S.E.W. Leuven, P.H. Nienhuis & L.M.C.Buydens, 2003. A comparison of methods to relate grass reflectance to soil metal contamination. International Journal of Remote Sensing 24(24): 4995-5010.

Roelofs, W., Huijbregts, M.A.J., Jager, T. & Ragas, A.M.J., 2003. Prediction of ecological no-effect concentrations for initial risk assessment: combining substance-specific data and database information.Environmental Toxicology & Chemistry 22(6): 1387-1393.


Kooistra, L., 2004. Incorporating spatial variability in ecological risk assessment of contaminated river floodplains. PhD-thesis University of Nijmegen, Nijmegen, the Netherlands, 171 p.

Hollander. A., Hessels, L., De Voogt, P. & D. van de Meent, 2004. Implementation of Depth-Dependent Soil Concentrations in Multimedia Mass Balance Models. SAR and QSAR in Environmental Research 15 (5-6): 457-468.

Kooistra, L., Salas, E.A.L., Clevers, J.G.P.W., Wehrens, R., Leuven, R.S.E.W., Nienhuis, P.H. & L.M.C. Buydens, 2004. Exploring field vegetation reflectance as an indicator for soil contamination in river floodplains. Environmental Pollution 127/2: 281-290.

Leuven, R.S.E.W. & F.H.G. Willems, 2004. Cumulative metal leaching from utilisation of secondary building materials in river engineering. Water Science and Technology 49/3: 197-203.

Samecka-Cymerman, A. & A.J. Kempers, 2004. Toxic metals in aquatic plants surviving in surface water polluted by copper mining industry. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 59: 64-69.

Samecka-Cymerman, A., Stepien, D. & A.J. Kempers, 2004. Efficiency in Removing Pollutants by Constructed Wetland Purification Systems in Poland. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health Part A 67/4: 265 - 275.


Bos R, Huijbregts MAJ, Peijnenburg WJGM. 2005. Soil type specific environmental quality standards for zinc in Dutch soil. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 1(3): 252-258.

Hendriks AJ, Maas-Diepeveen JLM, Heugens EHW, Van Straalen NM. 2005. Modelling populations exposed to contaminants and other stressors. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 24(9): 2267-2277.

Hendriks AJ, Traas TP, Huijbregts MAJ. 2005. Critical body residues linked to octanol-water partitioning, organism composition, and LC50 QSARs: Meta-analysis and model. Environmental Science & Technology 39(9):3226-3236.

Kooistra L, Huijbregts MAJ, Ragas AMJ, Wehrens R, Leuven RSEW. 2005. Spatial variability and uncertainty in ecological risk assessment: A case study on the potential risk of cadmium for the little owl in a Dutch river flood plain. Environmental Science & Technology 39(7): 2177-2187.

Leuven RSEW, Wijnhoven S, Kooistra L, De Nooij RJW, Huijbregts MAJ. 2005. Toxicological constraints for rehabilitation of riverine habitats: a case study for metal contamination of floodplain soils along theRhine. Archiv für Hydrobiologie Suppl. 155(1-4): 657-676.

Ragas AMJ, Scheren PAGM, Konterman HI, Leuven RSEW, Vugteveen P, Lubberding HJ, Niebeek G, Stortelder PBM. 2005. Effluent standards for developing countries: combining the technology- and water quality-based approach. Water Science and Technology 52/9: 133-144.

Samecka-Cymerman A, Kolon K, Kempers AJ. 2005. A comparison of native and transplanted Fontinalis antipyretica Hedw. as biomonitors of water polluted with heavy metals. Science of the Total Environment 341(1-3): 97-107.

Samecka-Cymerman A, Kolon K, Kempers AJ. 2005. Differences in concentration of heavy metals between native and transplanted Plagiothecium denticulatum: A case study of soils contaminated by oil well exudates in South East Poland. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 49(3): 317-321.

Samecka-Cymerman A, Kolon K, Kempers AJ, Jansen J, Boonen B. 2005. Bioaccumulation of elements in bryophytes from Serra da Estrela, Portugal, and Veluwezoom, the Netherlands. Environmental Science and Pollution Research 12(2): 71-79.

Smitkova H, Huijbregts MAJ, Hendriks AJ. 2005. Comparison of three fish bioaccumulation models for ecological and human risk assessment and validation with field data. SAR and QSAR in Environmental Research 16(5): 483-493.

Veltman K, Hendriks AJ, Huijbregts MAJ, Leonards P, Van den Heuvel-Greeve M, Vethaak D. 2005. Accumulation of organochlorines and brominated flame retardants in estuarine and marine food chains: Field measurements and model calculations.Marine Pollution Bulletin 50(10 ): 1085-1102.


Dorne, J.L.C.M., A.M.J. Ragas & H. Løkke, 2006. Harmonisation of uncertainty factors in human and ecological risk assessment. Toxicology (Abstracts) 226: 75-76.

Harbers, J.V., Huijbregts, M.A.J., Posthuma, L. & D. van de Meent, 2006. Estimating the Impact of High Production Volume Chemicals on Remote Ecosystems by Toxic Pressure Calculation. Environmental Science and Technology 40 (5): 1573-1580.

Hollander, A., M.A.J. Huijbregts, A.M.J. Ragas & D. van de Meent, 2006. BasinBox: a generic multimedia fate model for predicting the fate of chemicals in river catchments. Hydrobiologia 565: 21–38.

Klasmeier, J., Matthies, M., MacLeod, M., Fenner, K., Scheringer, M., Stroebe, M., LeGall, A., McKone, T.,Van de Meent, D. & F. Wania, 2006. Application of Multimedia Models for Screening Assessment of Long-Range Transport Potential and Overall Persistence. Environmental Science & Technology 40 (1): 53-60.

Ragas, A.M.J., M.A.J. Huijbregts, E.H. Van Kaathoven, J.H. Wolsink & J. Wemmenhove, 2006. Development and implementation of a right-to-know website that presents estimated cancer risks for air emissions of large industrial facilities. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 2 (4),[365:DAIOAR]2.0.CO;2.

Samecka-Cymerman A., G. Kosior & A.J. Kempers, 2006. Comparison of the moss Pleurozium schreberiwith needles and bark of Pinus sylvestris as biomonitors of pollution by industry in Stalowa Wola (southeast Poland) Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 65, 1,108-117.

Samecka-Cymerman A., K. Kolon & A.J. Kempers, 2006. Bioaccumulation of heavy metals in aquatic bryophytes from streams in the Sudeten Mountains (Poland, Czech Republic) and the source area of the Ebro (Spain) Ecohydrology & Hydrobiology; 5(3), 205-213.

Veltman K, Huijbregts MAJ, Van den Heuvel-Greve MJ, Vethaak AD & Hendriks AJ, 2006. Organotin accumulation in an estuarine food chain: Comparing field measurements with model estimations.Marine Environmental Research 61: 511-530.

Wijnhoven, S., G. van der Velde, R.S.E.W. Leuven, H.J.P. Eijsackers & A.J.M. Smits, 2006. The effect of turbation on zinc relocation in a vertical floodplain soil profile Environmental Pollution 140(3): 444-452.

Wijnhoven, S., I. Thonon, G. van der Velde, R.S.E.W. Leuven, M.I. Zorn., H.J.P. Eijsackers & A.J.M. Smits, 2006. The impact of bioturbation by small mammals on heavy metal redistribution in floodplains. Water, Air, & Soil Pollution 177: 183-210.

Wijnhoven, S., G. van der Velde, R.S.E.W. Leuven, H.J.P. Eijsackers & A.J.M. Smits, 2006. Metal accumulation risks in regularly flooded and non-flooded parts of floodplains of the River Rhine: extractability and exposure through the food chain. Chemistry and Ecology 22/6: 463-477.


Armitage, J.M., I.T. Cousins, M. Hauck, J.V. Harbers & M.A.J. Huijbregts. Empirical evaluation of spatial and non-spatial European-scale multimedia fate models: results and implications for chemical risk assessment. Journal of Environmental Monitoring 2007; 9: 572-581.

Dorne, J.L.C.M., L. Skinner, G.K. Frampton, D.J. Spurgeon & A.M.J. Ragas. Human and environmental risk assessment of pharmaceuticals: differences, similarities, lessons from toxicology. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 2007; 387 (4): 1259-1268.

Dorne, J.L.C.M., A.M.J. Ragas, G.K. Frampton, D.J. Spurgeon & D.F. Lewis. Trends in human risk assessment of pharmaceuticals. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry 2007; 387 (4): 1167-1172.

Hauck, M., M.A.J. Huijbregts, A.A. Koelmans, C.A. Moermond, M. Van den Heuvel-Greve, K. Veltman, A.J. Hendriks & A.D. Vethaak. Including Sorption to Black Carbon in Modeling Bioaccumulation of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons: Uncertainty Analysis and Comparison to Field Data. Environmental Science and Technology 2007; 41 (8), 2738-2744.

Hendriks A.J., H. Smitkova & M.A.J. Huijbregts. A new twist on an old regression: Transfer of chemicals to beef and milk in human and ecological risk assessment. Chemosphere 2007; 70 (1): 46-56.

Hollander, A., I. Baijens, A.M.J. Ragas, M.A.J. Huijbregts & D. van de Meent. Validation of predicted exponential concentration profiles of chemicals in soils. Environmental Pollution 2007; 147 (3):

Hollander, A., F. Sauter, H. den Hollander, M.A.J. Huijbregts, A.M.J. Ragas & D. van de Meent. Spatial variance in multimedia mass balance models: comparison of LOTOS-EUROS and SimpleBox for PCB-153. Chemosphere2007; 68 (7), 1318-1326.

Samecka-Cymerman, A. & A.J. Kempers. Differences in concentration of Heavy Metals between native and transplanted Pohlia nutans (Hedw.) Lindb. – a Case Study from a Dump Exposed to Industrial Emissions in Poland. Polish Journal of Environmental Studies 2007; 16 (2): 251-258.

Samecka-Cymerman, A. & A.J. Kempers. Heavy Metals in Aquatic Macrophytes from Two Small Rivers Polluted by Urban, Agricultural and Textile Industry Sewages SW Poland. Arch. Environ. Contam. Toxicol.2007; 53: 198-206.

Samecka-Cymerman, A., A. Stankiewicz, K. Kolon & A.J. Kempers. Self Organizing Feature Map (neural networks) as a tool in classification of the relations between chemical composition of aquatic bryophytes and types of streambeds in the Tatra National Park in Poland. Chemosphere 2007. 67/5: 954-960.

Veltman, K., M.A.J. Huijbregts, T. Hamers, S. Wijnhoven & A.J. Hendriks. Cadmium accumulation in herbivorous and carnivorous small mammals::Meta-analysis of field data and validation of the bioaccumulation model optimal modeling for ecotoxicological applications. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 2007; 26 (7): 1488-1496.

Veltman, K., M.A.J. Huijbregts, M.G. Vijver, W.J.G.M. Peijnenburg, P.H.F. Hobbelen, J.E. Koolhaas, C.A.M. Van Gestel, P.C.J. van Vliet & A.J. Hendriks. Metal accumulation in the earthworm Lumbricus rubellus. Model predictions compared to field data. Environmental Pollution 2007; 146 (2): 428-436.

Wijnhoven, S., R.S.E.W. Leuven, G. van der Velde, G. Jungheim, E.I. Koelemij, F.T. de Vries, H.J.P. Eijsackers & A.J.M. Smits. Heavy-metal concentrations in small mammals from a diffusively polluted floodplain: Importance of species- and location-specific characteristics. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 2007 52/4: 603-613.

Wijnhoven, S., G. van der Velde, R.S.E.W. Leuven, H.J.P. Eijsackers & A.J.M. Smits, 2007. Chapter 27. Spatial aspects in ecotoxicology: heavy metal accumulation risks in diffusely moderately polluted floodplains. In: Posthuma, L. & M.G. Vijver (Eds.). Exposure and ecological effects of toxic mixtures at field-relevant concentrations: Model validation and integration of the SSEO programme. Report 860706002/2007. National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), Bilthoven. p. 127-129.


Antunes, P., A.J. Hendriks, M.A.J. Huijbregts, O. Gil & M.A. Reis-Henriques (2008): Organ-specific accumulation and elimination patterns of PCBs in adult seabass (Dicentrarchus labrax). Science of the Total Environment 407: 204–210.

Breure, A.M., M. Groot & H.J.P. Eijsackers, 2008. System-oriented ecotoxicological research: Which way to go? Science of the Total Environment 406 (3): 530-536.

Breure, A.M., H.J.P. Eijsackers & M. Groot (Eds.), 2008. Ecological Effects of Diffuse Pollution (special issue Science of the Total Environment 406/3). Amsterdam: Elsevier. p. 371-536 p.

De Vos, M.G., M.A.J. Huijbregts, M.J. van den Heuvel-Greve, A.D. Vethaak, K.I. Van de Vijver, P.E.G. Leonards, S.P.J. van Leeuwen, P. de Voogt & A.J. Hendriks, 2008. Accumulation of perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) in the food chain of the Western Scheldt estuary: Comparing field measurements with kinetic modeling, Chemosphere 70 (10): 1766-1773.

Eijsackers, H.J.P., M. Groot & A.M. Breure, 2008. Upgrading system-oriented ecotoxicological research.Science of the Total Environment 406 (3): 373-384.

Geelen, L.M.J., M.A.J. Huijbregts, A.M.J. Ragas, R.W. Bretveld, H.W.A. Jans, W.J. van Doorn, S.J.C.J. Evertz & A. van der Zijden, 2008. Comparing the effectiveness of interventions to improve ventilation behavior in primary schools. Indoor Air 18, 416–424.

Groot, M., A.M. Breure & H.J.P. Eijsackers, 2008. Effects of diffuse contamination — the grey veil — on the ecological quality of soil and water. Science of the Total Environment 406 (3):

Hauck, M., M.A.J. Huijbregts, J.M. Armitage, I.T. Cousins, A.M.J. Ragas & D. van de Meent, 2008. Model and input uncertainty in multi-media fate modeling: Benzo[a]pyrene concentrations inEurope.Chemosphere 72 (6): 959-967.

Henning-De Jong, I, R. Van Zelm, M.A.J. Huijbregts, D. De Zwart, T. M.A. Van der Linden, A. Wintersen, L. Posthuma & D. Van de Meent, 2008. Ranking of agricultural pesticides in the Rhine-Meuse-Scheldt basin based on toxic pressure in marine ecosystems. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry27 (3): 737-745.

Hollander, A., 2008. Spatial variation in multimedia mass balance models. PhD thesis. Radboud University Nijmegen. 243 p.

Hollander, A., M. Scheringer, V. Shatalov, E. Mantseva, A. Sweetman, M. Roemer, A. Baart, N. Suzuki, F. Wegmann & D. van de Meent, 2008. Estimating overall persistence and long-range transport potential of persistent organic pollutants: a comparison of seven multimedia mass balance models and atmospheric transport models. Journal of Environmental Monitoring 10:

Kosior, G., A. Samecka-Cymerman, A. Chmielewski, R. Wierzchnicki, M. Derda & A.J. Kempers. Native and transplanted Pleurozium schreberi (Brid.)Mitt. as a bioindicator of N deposition in a heavily industrialized area of Upper Silesia (S Poland). Atmospheric Environment 2008; 42: 1310-1318.

Samecka-Cymerman, A., K. Kolon & A.J. Kempers, 2008. A Preliminary Investigation in Using Pohlia Nutans and Larix Decidua as Biomonitors of Air Pollution by the Coke Industry in Walbrzych (SW Poland).Polish Journal of Environmental Studies 17 (1): 121-128.

Schipper, A.M.,M. Loos, A.M.J. Ragas, J.P.C. Lopes, B.T. Nolte, S. Wijnhoven & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2008. Modeling the influence of environmental heterogeneity on heavy metal exposure concentrations for terrestrial vertebrates in river floodplains. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 27 (4); 919–932.

Schipper, A.M., S. Wijnhoven, R.S.E.W. Leuven, A.M.J. Ragas & A.J. Hendriks, 2008. Spatial distribution and internal metal concentrations of terrestrial arthropods in a moderately contaminated lowland floodplain along the Rhine River. Environmental Pollution 151: 17-26.

Smit, M.G.D., E. Ebbens, R.G. Jak, M.A.J. Huijbregts, 2008. Time and concentration dependency in the potentially affected fraction of species: the case of hydrogen peroxide treatment of ballast water.Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 27 (3): 746-753.

Svendsen, C., Ragas, A.M.J. and Dorne, J.-L.C.M., 2008. Contaminants in Organic and Conventional Food: the missing Link Between Contaminant Levels and Health Effects. In: Health Benefits of Organic Food: Effects of the Environment. Edited by Givens, D.I., Baxter, S., Minihane, A.M. and Shaw, E. Publ.: CABI, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, UK, pp. 119-144.

Van Kolck, M., M.A.J. Huijbregts, K. Veltman & A.J. Hendriks. 2008. Estimating bioconcentration factors, lethal concentrations and critical body residues of metals in the mollusks Perna viridis and Mytilus edulisusing ion characteristics. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 27 (2):

Van Zelm, R., M.A.J. Huijbregts, M.H. Russell, T. Jager & D. van de Meent, 2008. Modeling the environmental fate of perfluorooctanoate and its precursors from global fluorotelomer acrylate polymer use. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 27(11):2216-2223.

Veltman, K., M.A.J. Huijbregts, M. Van Kolck, W.-X. Wang & A.J. Hendriks, 2008. Metal Bioaccumulation in Aquatic Species: Quantification of Uptake and Elimination Rate Constants Using Physicochemical Properties of Metals and Physiological Characteristics of Species. Environmental Science and Technology 42 (3): 852-858.

Veltman, K., M.A.J. Huijbregts & A.J. Hendriks, 2008. Cadmium bioaccumulation factors for terrestrial species: Application of the mechanistic bioaccumulation model OMEGA to explain field data. Science of the Total Environment 406 (3): 413-418.

Velzeboer, I., Hendriks, A.J., Ragas, A.M.J., Van de Meent, D. , 2008. Aquatic ecotoxicity tests of some nanomaterials. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 27 (9): 1942-1947.

Wijnhoven, S., R.S.E.W. Leuven, G. van der Velde & H.J.P. Eijsackers, 2008. Toxicological risks for small mammals in a diffusely and moderately polluted floodplain. Science of the Total Environment 406 (3): 401-406.


Geelen, L.M.J., M.A.J. Huijbregts, H. den Hollander, A.M.J. Ragas, H.A. van Jaarsveld & D. de Zwart, 2009. Confronting environmental pressure, environmental quality and human health impact indicators of priority air emissions. Atmospheric Environment 43: 1613–1621. doi:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2008.12.002

Henning-de Jong, I., A.M.J. Ragas, H.W.M. Hendriks, M.A.J. Huijbregts, L. Posthuma, A. Wintersen, A.J. Hendriks, 2009. The impact of an additional ecotoxicity test on ecological quality standards.Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 72(8): 2037-2045. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2009.08.009

Hollander, A., A. Pistocchi, M.A.J. Huijbregts, A.M.J. Ragas & D. van de Meent, 2009. Substance or space? The relative importance of substance properties and environmental characteristics in modeling the fate of chemicals in Europe. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 28(1): 44-51.

Loos, M., A.M.J. Ragas, J.J. Tramper & A.J. Hendriks, 2009. Modeling zinc regulation in small mammals.Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 28(11): 2378-2385.

Pistocchi, A., Vizcaino, P., Hauck, M., 2009. A GIS model-based screening of potential contamination of soil and water by pyrethroids in Europe. Journal of Environmental Management 90(11):

Ragas, A.M.J., M.A.J. Huijbregts, I. Henning-de Jong & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2009. Uncertainty in Environmental Risk Assessment: Implications for Risk-Based Management of River Basins. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 5 (1): 27-37. doi: 10.1897/IEAM_2008-046.1

Ragas, A.M.J., F.P.E. Brouwer, F.L. Buchner, H.W.M. Hendriks & M.A.J. Huijbregts, 2009. Separation of uncertainty and interindividual variability in human exposure modeling. Journal of Exposure Science and Environmental Epidemiology 19(2): 201-212. doi: 10.1038/jes.2008.13

Samecka-Cymerman A., K. Kolon & A.J. Kempers, 2009. Short shoots of Betula pendula Roth. as bioindicators of urban environmental pollution in Wrocław (Poland). Trees 23: 923-929. doi: 10.1007/s00468-009-0334-z

Samecka-Cymerman A., A. Stankiewicz, K. Kolon & A.J. Kempers, 2009. Bioindication of Trace Metals inBrachythecium rutabulum around a copper smelter inLegnica (Southwest Poland): Use of a New Form of Data Presentation in the Form of a Self-Organizing Feature Map. Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology 56 (4): 717-722.

Samecka-Cymerman, A., A. Stankiewicz, K. Kolon & A.J. Kempers, 2009. Self-organizing feature map (neural networks) as a tool to select the best indicator of road traffic pollution (soil, leaves or bark ofRobinia pseudoacacia L.). Environmental Pollution 157: 2061–

Smit, M.D., 2009. Quantifying the response of marine species to physicochemical stressors at different levels of biological organisation. Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, the Netherlands.

Smit, M.G.D., R.K. Bechmann, A.J. Hendriks, A. Skadsheim, B.K. Larsen, T. Baussant, S. Bamber & S. Sanni, 2009. Relating biomarkers to whole-organism effects using species sensitivity distributions: a pilot study for marine species exposed to oil. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 28(5): 1104-1109.

Steyaert, N.L.L., M. Hauck, S.W.H. van Hulle & A.J. Hendriks, 2009. Modelling bioaccumulation of semi-volatile organic compounds (SOCs) from air in plants based on allometric principles. Chemosphere77(6): 727-732.

Van Hoecke, K., Quik, J.T.K., Mankiewicz-Boczek, J., De Schamphelaere, K.A.C., Elsaesser, A., Van der Meeren, P., Barnes, C., McKerr, G., Howard, C.V., Van De Meent, D., Rydzynski, K., Dawson, K.A., Salvati, A., Lesniak, A., Lynch, I., Silversmit, G., De Samber, B., Vincze, L. & C.R. Janssen, 2009. Fate and Effects of CeO2 Nanoparticles in Aquatic Ecotoxicity Tests. Environmental Science & Technology 43(12): 4537-4546.

Veltman, K., 2009. Bioaccumulation modeling of organic chemicals and metals based on chemical properties and species characteristics. Dept. of Environmental Science, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, the Netherlands, 278 pages. PhD thesis (pdf, 1,8 MB).

Veltman, K., T. E. McKone, M.A.J. Huijbregts, A.J. Hendriks, 2009. Bioaccumulation potential of air contaminants: Combining biological allometry, chemical equilibrium and mass-balances to predict accumulation of air pollutants in various mammals, Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 238 (1): 47-55. doi: 10.1016/j.taap.2009.04.012

Vonk, J.A., R. Benigni, M. Hewitt, M. Nendza, H. Segner, D. van de Meent & M.T.D. Cronin, 2009. The Use of Mechanisms and Modes of Toxic Action in Integrated Testing Strategies: The Report and Recommendations of a Workshop held as part of the European Union OSIRIS Integrated Project.Alternatives to Laboratory Animals (ATLA) 37 (5): 557–571.

Wijnhoven, S.W.P., W.J.G.M. Peijnenburg, C.A. Herberts, W.I. Hagens, A.G. Oomen, E.H.W. Heugens, B. Roszek, J. Bisschops, I. Gosens, D. Van de Meent, S. Dekkers, W.H. De Jong, M. Van Zijverden, A.J.A.M. Sips & R.E. Geertsma, 2009. Nano-silver - a review of available data and knowledge gaps in human and environmental risk assessment. Nanotoxicology 3(2): 109-138 & Supplementary Material (6 pages). doi: 10.1080/17435390902725914.


Bruinen de Bruin, Y., J. de Knecht, A. Hollander, J. Bakker, H. van Jaarsveld & E. Hogendoorn, 2010. Risk Assessment Using EUSES; Refinement Options to Estimate Atmospheric Transportation by its Operational Priority Substances Model (OPS). Human and Ecological Risk Assessment 16(5): 945-961.doi: 10.1080/10807039.2010.511961

Fedorenkova, A., J.A. Vonk, H.J.R. Lenders, N.J. Ouborg, A.M. Breure & A.J. Hendriks, 2010. Ecotoxicogenomics: Bridging the Gap between Genes and Populations. Environmental Science & Technology 44(11): 4328-4333. doi: 10.1021/es9037287

Fedorenkova, A., J.A. Vonk, H.J.R. Lenders, N.J. Ouborg, A.M. Breure & A.J. Hendriks, 2010. Response to Comment on "Ecotoxicogenomics: Bridging the Gap between Genes and Populations". Environmental Science & Technology 44(23): 9241-9241. doi: 10.1021/es103077x

Hauck, M., M.A.J. Huijbregts, A. Hollander, A.J. Hendriks & D. van de Meent, 2010. Modeled and monitored variation in space and time of PCB-153 concentrations in air, sediment, soil and aquatic biota on a European scale. Science of the Total Environment 408, 3831-3839. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2009.11.037

Kosior, G., A. Samecka-Cymerman, K. Kolon, A.J. Kempers, 2010. Bioindication capacity of metal pollution of native and transplanted Pleurozium schreberi under various levels of pollution.Chemosphere81(3): 321-326. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2010.07.029

Quik, J.T.K., I. Lynch, K. Van Hoecke, C.J.H. Miermans, K.A.C. De Schamphelaere, C.R. Janssen, M.A. Cohen Stuart, K.A. Dawson, & D. van de Meent, 2010. Effect of natural organic matter on cerium dioxide nanoparticles settling in model fresh water. Chemosphere 81(6): 711-715. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2010.07.062

Samecka-Cymerman, A., A. Stankiewicz, K. Kolon, A.J. Kempers & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2010. Market basket analysis: a new tool in ecology describing chemical relations in environment - A Case study of the fernAthyrium distentifolium in the Tatra National Park in Poland. Journal of Chemical Ecology 36(9): 1029-1034. doi: 10.1007/s10886-010-9832-0

Samecka-Cymerman, A., K. Kolon & A.J. Kempers, 2010. Influence of Quercus robur Throughfall on Elemental Composition of Pleurozium schreberi (Brid.) Mitt. and Hypnum cupressiforme Hedw. Polish J. of Environ. Stud. 19(4): 763-769. pdf (pdf, 240 kB).

Schlink, U., K. Strebel, M. Loos, R. Tuchscherer, M. Richter, T. Lange, J. Wernicke & A.M.J. Ragas, 2010. Evaluation of human mobility models, for exposure to air pollutants. Science of the Total Environment408, 3918-3930. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2010.03.018

Van de Meent, D., A. Hollander, M. Comber & T. Parkerton, 2010. Environmental fate factors and human intake fractions for risk assessment of petroleum products. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 6(1), 135-144. doi: 10.1897/IEAM_2009-035.1

Veltman, K., M.A.J. Huijbregts & A.J. Hendriks, 2010. Integration of Biotic Ligand Models (BLM) and Bioaccumulation Kinetics into a Mechanistic Framework for Metal Uptake in Aquatic Organisms.Environmental Science & Technology 44(13): 5022-5028. doi: 10.1021/es903697c


Ashauer, R., A. Agatz, C. Albert, V. Ducrot, N. Galic, J. Hendriks, T. Jager, A. Kretschmann, I. O'Connor, M.N. Rubach, A. Nyman, W. Schmitt, J. Stadnicka, P.J. van den Brink & T.G. Preuss, 2011. Toxicokinetic-toxicodynamic modeling of quantal and graded sublethal endpoints: A brief discussion of concepts.Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 30(11): 2519-2524. doi: 10.1002/etc.639

De Hoop, L., A.M. Schipper, R.S.E.W. Leuven, M.A.J. Huijbregts, G.H. Olsen, M.G.D. Smit & A.J. Hendriks, 2011. Sensitivity of Polar and Temperate Marine Organisms to Oil Components. Environmental Science & Technology 45(20): 9017-9023. doi: 10.1021/es202296a

De Laender, F., J. Hammer, A.J. Hendriks, K. Soetaert & C.R. Janssen, 2011. Combining Monitoring Data and Modeling Identifies PAHs as Emerging Contaminants in the Arctic. Environmental Science & Technology 45(20): 9024-9029. doi: 10.1021/es202423f

De Laender, F., G.H. Olsen, T. Frost, B.E. Grøsvik, M. Grung, B.H. Hansen, A.J. Hendriks, M. Hjorth, C.R. Janssen, C. Klok, T. Nordtug, M. Smit, J. Carroll & L. Camus, 2011. Ecotoxicological Mechanisms and Models in an Impact Analysis Tool for Oil Spills. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health, Part A, 74(7-9): 605-619. doi: 10.1080/15287394.2011.550567

Hauck, M., H.W.M. Hendriks, M.A.J. Huijbregts, A.M.J. Ragas, D. van de Meent & A.J. Hendriks, 2011. Parameter uncertainty in modeling bioaccumulation factors of fish. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 30(2): 403-412. doi: 10.1002/etc.393

Hollander, A., Y. Bruinen de Bruin, J.A. Vonk, T. Vermeire & D. van de Meent, 2011. Exposure Based Waiving in Environmental Risk Assessment: A Tiered Approach. Human and Ecological Risk Assessment: An International Journal, 17(6): 1173-1192. doi: 10.1080/10807039.2011.618380

Kolon, K., A. Samecka-Cymerman, A. Kempers & L. Mróz, 2010. Pleurozium schreberi of the Tatra mountains (Poland) used as a bioindicational system for observing long range atmospheric transport of chemical elements. J. Atmos. Chemistry, 66, 3, 157-166 This article is submitted and accepted in 2011 but erroneously printed by the publisher as a 2010 article. doi: 10.1007/s10874-011-9198-x

Le, T.T.Y., R.S.E.W. Leuven & A.J. Hendriks, 2011. Modeling metal bioaccumulation in the invasive mussels Dreissena polymorpha and Dreissena rostriformis bugensis in the rivers Rhine and Meuse.Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 30(12): 2825-2830. doi: 10.1002/etc.685

Pistocchi, A., J.Groenwold, J. Lahr, J., M. Loos, M. Mujica, A. Ragas, R. Rallo, S. Sala, U. Schlink, K. Strebel, M. Vighi & P. Vizcaino, 2011. Mapping Cumulative Environmental Risks: Examples from the EU NoMiracle Project. Environmental Modeling and Assessment, 16: 119-133. doi: 10.1007/s10666-010-9230-6

Quik, J.T.K., J.A. Vonk, S.F. Hansen, A. Baun & D. Van de Meent, 2011. How to assess exposure of aquatic organisms to manufactured nanoparticles? Environment International 37(6): 1068-1077. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2011.01.015

Ragas, A.M.J., R. Oldenkamp, N.L. Preeker, J. Wernicke & U. Schlink, 2011. Cumulative risk assessment of chemical exposures in urban environments. Environment International 37(5): 872-881. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2011.02.015

Ragas, A.M.J. 2011. Trends and challenges in risk assessment of environmental contaminants. Journal of Integrative Environmental Sciences 8(3): 195-218. doi: 10.1080/1943815X.2011.597769

Ragas, A. 2011. Harmonisation of ecological and human risk assessment: The principles. Toxicology Letters, 205, Supplement: S8. doi: 10.1016/j.toxlet.2011.05.1019

Ragas, A.M.J. L.K. Teuschler, L. Posthuma & C. Cowan, 2011. Human and ecological risk assessment of chemical mixtures. In: Van Gestel, C.A.M., M.J. Jonker, J.E. Kammenga, R. Laskowski & C. Svendsen (eds.), Mixture toxicity - Linking approaches from ecological and human toxicology (SETAC). CRC Press, New York, pp. 157-215.

Samecka-Cymerman, A., K. Kolon, A. Stankiewicz, J. Kaszewska, L. Mróz & A.J. Kempers, 2011. Rhizomes and fronds of Athyrium filix-femina as possible bioindicators of chemical elements from soils over different parent materials in southwest Poland. Ecological Indicators 11(5): 1105-1111. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2010.12.010

Samecka-Cymerman, A., D. Wojtuń, K. Kolon & A.J. Kempers, 2011. Sanionia uncinata (Hedw.) loeske as bioindicator of metal pollution in polar regions. Polar Biology 34(3):381-388. doi: 10.1007/s00300-010-0893-x

Samecka-Cymerman, A., K. Kolon & A.J. Kempers, 2011. Taxus baccata as bioindicator of urban environmental pollution in Wrocław (Poland). Pol. J Env. Stud. 20(4): 1021-1027.

Samecka-Cymerman, A., K. Kolon, A. Stankiewicz, L. Mróz & A.J. Kempers, 2011. Bioindicative comparison of the fern Athyrium distentifolium for trace pollution in the Sudety and Tatra mountains of Poland. Environmental Monitoring and Assesment. doi: 10.1007/s10661-011-2425-8 (published online 18 November 2011)

Sappington, K.G., T.S. Bridges, S.P. Bradbury, R.J. Erickson, A.J. Hendriks, R.P. Lanno, J.P. Meador, D.R. Mount, M.H. Salazar & D.J. Spry, 2011. Application of the tissue residue approach in ecological risk assessment. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 7(1): 116-140. doi: 10.1002/ieam.116

Schlink, U. & A.M.J. Ragas. Truncated Lévy flights and agenda-based mobility are useful for the assessment of personal human exposure. Environmental Pollution 159(8-9): 2061-2070. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2011.02.023

Swartjes, F.A., A.M. Breure & M. Beaulieu, 2011. Chapter 13. Introduction to Ecological Risk Assessment. In: Swartjes, F.A. ed., Dealing with Contaminated Sites. Springer Science + Business Media, pp. 573-624.doi: 10.1007/978-90-481-9757-6_13

Veltman, K., M.A.J. Huijbregts, H. Rye & E.G. Hertwich, 2011. Including impacts of particulate emissions on marine ecosystems in life cycle assessment: The case of offshore oil and gas production. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 7(4): 678-686. doi: 10.1002/ieam.246

Yen Le, T.T., A.J. Hendriks & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2011. Metal bioaccumulation in the invasive musselsDreissena polymorpha and Dreissena rostriformis bugensis) in the rivers Rhine and Meuse.Environmental Chemistry and Toxicology 30/12: 2825-2830. doi: 10.1002/etc.685

Zhou, D.-M., L-Z. Li, W.J.G.M. Peijnenburg, D.R. Ownby, A.J. Hendriks, P. Wang & D-D. Li, 2011. A QICAR approach for quantifying binding constants for metal-ligand complexes. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety, 74(4): 1036-1042. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2011.01.021


Brudzińska-Kosior, A., G. Kosior, A. Samecka-Cymerman, K. Kolon, L. Mróz & A.J. Kempers, 2012. Metal contents in Centaurium erythraea and its biometry at various levels of environmental pollution.Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 80: 349-354. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2012.04.005

Fedorenkova, A., J.A. Vonk, H.J.R. Lenders, R.C.M. Creemers, A.M. Breure & A.J. Hendriks, 2012. Ranking ecological risks of multiple chemical stressors on amphibians. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry31(6): 1416-1421. doi: 10.1002/etc.1831

Golsteijn, L., H.W.M. Hendriks, R. van Zelm, A.M.J. Ragas & M.AJ. Huijbregts, 2012. Do interspecies correlation estimations increase the reliability of toxicity estimates for wildlife? Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 80: 238-243. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2012.03.005

Hollander, A., M. Hauck, I.T. Cousins, M.A.J. Huijbregts, A. Pistocchi, A.M.J. Ragas & D. van de Meent, 2012. Assessing the Relative Importance of Spatial Variability in Emissions Versus Landscape Properties in Fate Models for Environmental Exposure Assessment of Chemicals. Environmental Modeling and Assessment 17(6): 577-587. doi: 10.1007/s10666-012-9315-5

Huizer, D., R. Oldenkamp, A.M.J. Ragas, J.G.M. van Rooij & M.A.J. Huijbregts, 2012. Separating uncertainty and physiological variability in human PBPK modelling: The example of 2-propanol and its metabolite acetone. Toxicology Letters 214(2): 154-165. doi: 10.1016/j.toxlet.2012.08.016

Le, T.T.Y., 2012. Modelling bioaccumulation and toxicity of metal mixtures. ISBN: 978-94-91066-06-1

Le, T.T.Y., W.J.G.M. Peijnenburg, A.J. Hendriks & M.G. Vijver, 2012. Predicting effects of cations on copper toxicity to lettuce Lactuca sativa by the biotic ligand model. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry31(2): 355-359. doi: 10.1002/etc.736

Pirovano, A., N. Borile & A.J. Hendriks, 2012. A comparison of octanol-water partitioning between organic chemicals and their metabolites in mammals. Chemosphere 88(8): 1036-1041. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2012.03.033

Pirovano, A., M.A.J. Huijbregts, A.M.J. Ragas & A.J. Hendriks, 2012. Compound Lipophilicity as a Descriptor to Predict Binding Affinity (1/Km) in Mammals. Environmental Science & Technology 46(9): 5168-5174. doi: 10.1021/es204506g

Quik, J.T.K., M.C. Stuart, M. Wouterse, W. Peijnenburg, A.J. Hendriks & D. van de Meent, 2012. Natural colloids are the dominant factor in the sedimentation of nanoparticles. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 31(5): 1019-1022. doi: 10.1002/etc.1783

Roelofzen, J.H.J., P.G.M. van der Valk, R. Godschalk, G. Dettbarn, A. Seidel, L. Golsteijn, R. Anzion, K.K.H. Aben, F.J. van Schooten, L.A.L.M. Kiemeney & P.T.J. Scheepers, 2012. DNA adducts in skin biopsies and 1-hydroxypyrene in urine of psoriasis patients and healthy volunteers following treatment with coal tar.Toxicology Letters 213(1): 39-44. doi: 10.1016/j.toxlet.2011.06.030

Samecka-Cymerman, A., A. Stankiewicz, K. Kolon, A.J. Kempers & M. MusiaŁ, 2012. Athyrium distentifolium used for bioindication at different altitudes in the Tatra National Park (South Poland).Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 79: 184-188 (online 25 January 2012). doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2011.12.021

Samecka-Cymerman, A., K. Kolon, L. Mróz & A.J. Kempers, 2012. Bioindicative comparison of the fernAthyrium distentifolium for trace pollution in the Sudety and Tatra mountains of Poland.Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 184(10): 6357-6365.doi: 10.1007/s10661-011-2425-8

Schipper, A.M., S. Wijnhoven, H. Baveco & N.W. van den Brink, 2012. Contaminant exposure in relation to spatio-temporal variation in diet composition: A case study of the little owl (Athene noctua).Environmental Pollution 163: 109-116. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2011.12.020

Stassen, M.J.M., N.L. Preeker, A.M.J. Ragas, M.W.P.M. van de Ven, A.J.P. Smolders & N. Roeleveld, 2012. Metal exposure and reproductive disorders in indigenous communities living along the Pilcomayo River, Bolivia. Science of the Total Environment 427-428: 26-34. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2012.03.072

Verschoor, A.J., A.J. Hendriks,J.P.M. Vink, G.R. de Snoo & M.G. Vijver, 2012. Multimetal accumulation in crustaceans in surface water related to body size and water chemistry. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 31(10): 2269-2280. doi: 10.1002/etc.1941


De Hoop, L., M. De Troch, A.J. Hendriks & F. De Laender, 2013. Modeling toxic stress by atrazine in a marine consumer-resource system. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 32(5): 1088-1095. doi: 10.1002/etc.2160

De Hoop, L., M.A.J. Huijbregts, A.M. Schipper, K. Veltman, F. De Laender, K.P.J. Viaene, C. Klok & A.J. Hendriks, 2013. Modelling bioaccumulation of oil constituents in aquatic species. Marine Pollution Bulletin 76(1-2): 178-186. doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2013.09.006

Fedorenkova, A., J.A. Vonk, A.M. Breure, A.J. Hendriks & R.S.E.W. Leuven, 2013. Tolerance of native and non-native fish species to chemical stress: a case study for the river Rhine. Aquatic Invasions 8(2): 231-241. doi: 10.3391/ai.2013.8.2.10

Geelen, L.M.J., 2013. Human health indicators for air pollutants. Stepping along the cause-and-effect pathway. 165 p. ISBN: 978-90-6464-699-7 (PDF (pdf, 6,8 MB))

Geelen, L.M.J., M.A.J. Huijbregts, H.W.A. Jans, A.M.J. Ragas, H.A. Den Hollander & J.M.M. Aben, 2013. Comparing the impact of fine particulate matter emissions from industrial facilities and transport on the real age of a local community. Atmospheric Environment 73: 138-144. doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2013.02.046

Geelen, L.M.J., A.F.M.M. Souren, H.W.A. Jans & A.M.J. Ragas, 2013. Air pollution from industry and traffic: Perceived risk and affect in the Moerdijk region, The Netherlands. Human and Ecological Risk Assessment 19(6): 1644-1663. doi: 10.1080/10807039.2012.749068

Golsteijn, L., R. van Zelm, A.J. Hendriks & M.A.J. Huijbregts, 2013. Statistical uncertainty in hazardous terrestrial concentrations estimated with aquatic ecotoxicity data. Chemosphere 93(2): 366-372.doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2013.05.007

Hanafiah, M. M., 2013. Quantifying effects of physical, chemical and biological stressors in life cycle assessment. 222 p. (PDF (pdf, 2,4 MB))

Hendriks, A.J., 2013. How To Deal with 100,000+Substances, Sites, and Species: Overarching Principles in Environmental Risk Assessment. Environmental Science and Technology 47(8): 3546-3547. doi: 10.1021/es400849q

Hendriks, A.J., J.A. Awkerman, D. De Zwart & M.A.J. Huijbregts, 2013. Sensitivity of species to chemicals: Dose-response characteristics for various test types (lc50, lr50 and ld50) and modes of action.Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 97: 10-16. doi: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2013.06.020

Hunting, E.R., C. Mulder, M.H.S. Kraak, A.M. Breure & W. Admiraal, 2013. Effects of copper on invertebrate-sediment interactions. Environmental Pollution 180: 131-135. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2013.05.027

Iqbal, M.S., L. Golsteijn, T. Öberg, U. Sahlin, E. Papa, S. Kovarich & M.A.J. Huijbregts, 2013. Understanding quantitative structure-property relationships uncertainty in environmental fate modeling.Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 32(5): 1069-1076. doi: 10.1002/etc.2167

Johnson, A.C., R. Oldenkamp, E. Dumont & J.P. Sumpter, 2013. Predicting concentrations of the cytostatic drugs cyclophosphamide, carboplatin, 5-fluorouracil, and capecitabine throughout the sewage effluents and surface waters of europe. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 32(9): 1954-1961. doi: 10.1002/etc.2311

Johnson, A.C., E. Dumont, R.J. Williams, R. Oldenkamp, I. Cisowska & J.P. Sumpter, 2013. Do concentrations of ethinylestradiol, estradiol and diclofenac in european rivers exceed proposed eu environmental quality standards? Environmental Science & Technology 47(21): 12297-12304. doi: 10.1021/es4030035

Le, T.T.Y., M.G. Vijver, A.J. Hendriks & W.J.G.M. Peijnenburg, 2013. Modeling toxicity of binary metal mixtures (Cu2+-Ag+, Cu2+-Zn2+) to lettuce, Lactuca sativa, with Biotic Ligand Model. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 32(1): 137-143. doi: 10.1002/etc.2039

Le, T.T.Y., M.G. Vijver, T.B. Kinraide, W.J.G.M. Peijnenburg & A.J. Hendriks, 2013. Modelling metal-metal interactions and metal toxicity to lettuce Lactuca sativa following mixture exposure (Cu2+-Zn2+ and Cu2+-Ag+). Environmental Pollution 176: 185-192. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2013.01.017

Le, T.T.Y.& W.J.G.M. Peijnenburg, 2013. Modelling toxicity of mixtures of perfluorooctanoic acid and triazoles (triadimefon and paclobutrazol) to the benthic cladoceran Chydorus sphaericus. Environmental Science and Technology 47(12): 6621-6629. doi: 10.1021/es4001104

Le, T.T.Y. & A.J. Hendriks, 2013. Relationships between absorption efficiency of elements in mammals and chemical properties. Critical Reviews in Toxicology 43(9): 800-809. doi: 10.3109/10408444.2013.813906

Løkke, H., A.M.J. Ragas & M. Holmstrup, 2013. Tools and perspectives for assessing chemical mixtures and multiple stressors. Toxicology 313(2-3): 73-82. doi: 10.1016/j.tox.2012.11.009

Marvin, H.J.P., H. Bouwmeester, M. Bakker, E.D. Kroese, D. van Meent, F. Bourgeois, R. Lokers, H. van der Ham & L. Verhelst, 2013. Exploring the development of a decision support system (DSS) to prioritize engineered nanoparticles for risk assessment. Journal of Nanoparticle Research 15(8). doi: 10.1007/s11051-013-1839-3

Meesters, J.A.J., K. Veltman, A.J. Hendriks & D. van de Meent, 2013. Environmental exposure assessment of engineered nanoparticles: why REACH needs adjustment. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management 9(3):e15-e26. doi: 10.1002/ieam.1446

O'Connor, I.A., M.A.J. Huijbregts, A.M.J. Ragas & A.J. Hendriks, 2013. Predicting the oral uptake efficiency of chemicals in mammals: Combining the hydrophilic and lipophilic range. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology 266(1): 150-156. doi: 10.1016/j.taap.2012.10.015

Oldenkamp, R., M.A.J. Huijbregts, A. Hollander, A. Versporten, H. Goossens & A.M.J. Ragas, 2013. Spatially explicit prioritization of human antibiotics and antineoplastics in Europe. Environment International 51: 13-26. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2012.09.010

Olsen, G.H., C. Klok, A.J. Hendriks, P. Geraudie, L. de Hoop, F. De Laender, E. Farmen, B.E. Grosvik, B.H. Hansen, M. Hjorth, C.R. Jansen, T. Nordtug, E. Ravagnan, K. Viaene & J. Carroll, 2013. Toxicity data for modeling impacts of oil components in an Arctic ecosystem. Marine Environmental Research 90: 9-17.doi: 10.1016/j.marenvres.2013.05.007

Polechońska, M., K. Zawadzki, A. Samecka-Cymerman, K. Kolon, A. Klink, J. Krawczyk & A.J. Kempers, 2013. Evaluation of the bioindicator suitability of Polygonum aviculare in urban areas. Ecological Indicators 24: 552-556. doi: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2012.08.012

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