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2019

Vered, Gal; Kaplan, Aviv; Avisar, Dror; Shenkar, Noa

Using solitary ascidians to assess microplastic and phthalate plasticizers pollution among marine biota: A case study of the Eastern Mediterranean and Red Sea Journal Article

Marine Pollution Bulletin, (138), pp. 618-625, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Eastern Mediterranean, Gulf of Aqaba, Microplastic, Phthalate plasticizers, Tunicates

Bordós, Gábor; Urbányi, Béla; Micsinai, Adrienn; Kriszt, Balázs; Palotai, Zoltán; Szabó, István; Hantosi, Zsolt; Szoboszlay, Sándor

Identification of microplastics in fish ponds and natural freshwater environments of the Carpathian basin, Europe Journal Article

Chemosphere, (216), pp. 110-116, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Carpathian basin, Fish pond, Freshwater, Microplastic

Ambrose, Kristal K; Box, Carolynn; Boxall, James; Brooks, Annabelle; Eriksen, Marcus; Fabres, Joan; Walker, Georgios Fylakis Tony R

Spatial trends and drivers of marine debris accumulation on shorelines in South Eleuthera, The Bahamas using citizen science Journal Article

Marine Pollution Bulletin, (142), pp. 145-154, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Atlantic Ocean, Bahamas, Citizen science, Eleuthera, Marine debris, Plastic pollution monitoring, Relative exposure index (REI)

Schnurr, Riley E J; Walker, Tony R

Should Canada’s foreign aid policy help address the environmental impact of single-use plastics? Journal Article

Proceedings of the Nova Scotia Institute of Science 50(1): 35-39, 2019.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Canada, Environmental impact, Single-use plastics

2018

Campanale, Claudia; Maddarelli, Carmine; Bagnuolo, Giuseppe; Uricchio, Vito Felice

Occurrence and concentrations of microplastics in an urban river Miscellaneous

2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Concentration, Italy, Microplastics, occurrence, Urban river

Felsing, Stefanie; Kochleus, Christian; Buchinger, Sebastian; Brennholt, Nicole; Stock, Friederike; Reifferscheid, Georg

A new approach in separating microplastics from environmental samples based on their electrostatic behavior Journal Article

234 , pp. 20-28, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Beach sand, Electroseparation, Freshwater suspended particulate matter, Physical separation, Sediment, Tire wear

Weber, Annkatrin; Scherer, Christian; Brennholt, Nicole; Reifferscheid, Georg; Wagner, Martin

PET microplastics do not negatively affect the survival, development, metabolism and feeding activity of the freshwater invertebrate Gammarus pulex Journal Article

Environmental Pollution, (234), pp. 181-189, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Amphipods, Body burden, Ecotoxicology, Effects, Polymers, Toxicity

Renaud, Pascal; Stretz, Joachim; Lateheru, Jacky; Kerbachi, Rabah

Marine Litter Prevention - Reducing plastic waste leakage into waterways and oceans through circular economy and sustainable waste management Miscellaneous

2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Algeria, Circular economy, Indonesia, Land-based sources, Plastic waste, Reducing marine pollution, Solid waste management system

Haider, Tobias; Völker, Carolin; Kramm, Johanna; Landfester, Katharina; Wurm, Frederik Roman

Plastics of the future? The impact of biodegradable polymers on the environment and on society Journal Article

2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Degradation, Microplastics, Polyester, Polylactic Acid, Polymers

Kerber, Heide; Kramm, Johanna

Researching marine litter on the island Phu Quoc, Vietnam Journal Article

Watersolutions 2, 26-28, 2018.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Perception, Plastic consumption, Practices, Waste Management Infrastructure

Kramm, J; Völker, C; Wagner, M

Superficial or Substantial: Why Care about Microplastics in the Anthropocene? Journal Article

Environmntal Science and Technology, 52 (6), pp. 3336–3337, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Environmental toxicology and chemistry, Microplastics, Science, Scientific opinion, Society

Kramm, Johanna; Völker, Carolin

Understanding the Risks of Microplastics: A Social-Ecological Risk Perspective Book Chapter

58 , pp. 223–237, Springer, Cham, 2018, ISBN: 978-3-319-61614-8.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Global risk, Problem structuring, Risk assessment, Social ecology, Uncertainty

Gündoğdu, Sedat

Contamination of table salts from Turkey with microplastics Journal Article

Food Additives & Contaminants: Part A , 35 (5), pp. 1006-1014, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Contamination, Food security, Microplastic, Table salt, Turkey

Gündoğdu, Sedat; Çevik, Cem; Ayat, Berna; Aydoğan, Burak; Karaca, Serkan

How microplastics quantities increase with flood events? An example from Mersin Bay NE Levantine coast of Turkey Journal Article

Environmental Pollution, 239 , pp. 342-350, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: ATR FT-IR, Levantine Sea, Marine litter, Mersin Bay, Microplastic, Rain flood

Simon, Franz-Georg; Chubarenko, Boris; Purina, Ingrida

Approach for analysis of environmental impact of geosynthetics in aquatic systems by example of the Baltic Sea Presentation

30.11.2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Aquatic system, Baltic Sea, Geosynthetics

Collard, France; Gasperi, Johnny; Gilbert, Bernard; Eppe, Gauthier; Azimi, Sam; Rocher, Vincent; BrunoTassin,

Anthropogenic particles in the stomach contents and liver of the freshwater fish Squalius cephalus Journal Article

Science of the Total Environment, (643), pp. 1257–1264, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: European chub, Fibers, Liver, Microplastics, Muscle, Seine River

Dris, Rachid; Gasperi, Johnny; Rocher, Vincent; Tassin, Bruno

Microplastic contamination in the Seine River: Spatial and temporal variations of synthetic and non-synthetic fibers Journal Article

Techniques - Sciences - Methodes, (5), pp. 45–53, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Fibers, Microplastics, Paris Agglomeration, Plastics, Seine River

Dris, Rachid; Gasperi, Johnny; Rocher, Vincent; Tassin, Bruno

Synthetic and non-synthetic anthropogenic fibers in a river under the impact of Paris Megacity: Sampling methodological aspects and flux estimations Journal Article

Science of the Total Environment , (618), pp. 157–164, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Fibers, Freshwater, Microplastic sampling, Microplastics, Synthetic fibers

Dris, Rachid; Gasperi, Johnny; Tassin, Bruno

Sources and fate of microplastics in urban areas: A focus on Paris megacity Book Chapter

of Wagner M., Lambert (eds.). Freshwater Microplastics. The Handbook Environmental Chemistry S (Ed.): 58 , Springer, Cham, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Fibers, Freshwater, Microplastics, Plastic pollution, Urban areas, Urban impact

Lahens, Lisa; Strady, Emilie; Thuy-ChungKieu-Le, ; Dris, Rachid; Boukermae, Kada; Rinnert, Emmanuel; Gasperi, Johnny; Tassin, Bruno

Macroplastic and microplastic contamination assessment of a tropical river (Saigon River, Vietnam) transversed by a developing megacity Journal Article

Environmental Pollution, 236 , pp. 661–671, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Anthropogenic fibers, Contamination, Macroplastic, Microplastic, Urban river

Bordos, Gabór; Kriszt, Balazs; Palotai, Zoltan; Szoboszlay, Sandor

Development of a jet pump based sampling system for freshwaters Journal Article

MICRO 2018. Fate and Impact of Microplastics: Knowledge, Actions and Solutions., 2018, ISBN: 978-84-09-06477-9.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Freshwater, Jet pump, Microplastic, Sampling

González-Fernández, Daniel; Hanke, Georg; network, RiLON

Floating Macro Litter in European Rivers – Top Items Journal Article

Publication office of the European Union, Luxembourg, 2018, ISBN: 978-92-79-96373-5.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Aquatic environment, Data collection, Environmental monitoring, Environmental protection, Environmental research, Inland waterway, Pollution control, Pollution of waterways, Research report, Water pollutant, Water pollution, Watercourse

Crosti, Roberto; Arcangeli, Antonella; Campana, Ilaria; Paraboschi, Miriam; González-Fernández, Daniel

‘Down to the river’: amount, composition, and economic sector of litter entering the marine compartment, through the Tiber river in the Western Mediterranean Sea Journal Article

Rendiconti Lincei. Scienze Fisiche e Naturali, (29), pp. 859-866, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Marine litter, Mediterranean Sea, Monitoring protocol, Riverine litter, Tibet river

Walker, Tony R

China’s ban on imported plastic waste could be a game changer (online). China’s ban could curb plastic waste (print) Journal Article

Nature 553(7689), 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Ban, China, Imported plastic waste

Karbalaei, Samaneh; Hanachi, Parichehr; Walker, Tony R; Cole, Matthew

Occurrence, sources, human health impacts and mitigation of microplastic pollution Journal Article

Environmental Science and Pollution Research 25(36): 36046–36063, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Controlling sources of microplastics, Marine freshwater and terrestrial microplastics, Microfibers, Microplastics

Schnurr, Riley E J; Alboiu, Vanessa; Chaudhary, Meenakshi; Corbett, Roan A; Quanz, Meaghan E; Sankar, Karthikeshwar; Srain, Harveer S; Thavarajah, Venukasan; Xanthos, Dirk; Walker, Tony R

Reducing marine pollution from single-use plastics (SUPs): A review Journal Article

Marine Pollution Bulletin 137: 157-171, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Legislative and non-legislative interventions, Plastic cutlery, Plastic marine pollution, Plastic straws, Polystyrene, Single-use plastics (SUPs)

Zhe, Liu; Adams, Michelle; Walker, Tony R

Are exports of recyclables from developed to developing countries waste pollution transfer or part of the global circular economy? Journal Article

Resources, Conservation and Recycling, (136), pp. 22-23, 2018.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Circular economy (CE), Extended producer responsibility (EPR), Solid waste management, Waste recycling, Waste reutilization

Walker, Tony R; Xanthos, Dirk

A call for Canada to move toward zero plastic waste by reducing and recycling single-use plastics Journal Article

Resources, Conservation & Recycling, (133), pp. 99-10, 2018.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Bans, Circular economy, Conservation & Recycling 133: 99-10 Keywords: Single-use plastics, Dirk Xanthos Year of Publication: 2018 Published: Resources, Posted on 16. July 2019 A call for Canada to move toward zero plastic waste by reducing and recycling single-use plastics Author: Tony R. Walker, Zero plastic waste

Walker, Tony R

Drowning in debris: Solutions for a global pervasive marine pollution problem Journal Article

Marine Pollution Bulletin, 126 (1), pp. 338, 2018.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: Marine pollution

2017

Gabriela, Kalčíková; Gotvajn, Andreja Žgajnar; Kladnik, Aleš; Kokalj, Anita Jemec

Impact of polyethylene microbeads on the floating freshwater plant duckweed Journal Article

Environmental pollution, 230 , pp. 1108-1115, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Cosmetics, Floating plants, Microbeads, Microplastics

Gabriela, Kalčíková; Alič, Branko; Skalar, Tina; Bundschuh, Mirco; Gotvajn, Andreja Žgajnar

Wastewater treatment plant effluents as source of cosmetic polyethylene microbeads to freshwater Journal Article

Chemosphere, 188 , pp. 25-31, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Cosmetics, Freshwater, Microplastics, Polyethylene microbead

Bänsch-Baltruschat, Beate; Brennholt, Nicole; Kochleus, Christian; Reifferscheid, Georg; Koschorreck, Jan

European conference on plastics in freshwater environments Proceeding

UBA-DOKUMENTATION 05/2017, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Concentration, Italy, Microplastics, occurrence, Urban river

Brennholt, Nicole; Heß, Maren; Reifferscheid, Georg

Freshwater microplastics: challenges for regulation and management. In: Martin Wagner & Scott Lambert (Eds.): Freshwater microplastics: Emerging environmental contaminants? Journal Article

Martin Wagner & Scott Lambert (Eds.): Freshwater microplastics: Emerging environmental contaminants? The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry. Springer-Verlag, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Environmental plastics, Microplastics, National–international policy instruments, Science–policy interface

Scherer, Christian; Weber, Annkatrin; Lambert, Scott; Wagner, Martin

Interactions of microplastics with freshwater biota. In: Martin Wagner & Scott Lambert (Eds.): Freshwater microplastics: Emerging environmental contaminants? Journal Article

Martin Wagner & Scott Lambert (Eds.): Freshwater microplastics: Emerging environmental contaminants? The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry. Springer-Verlag., 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Autecology, Feeding types, Microplastic-biota interaction, Polymers, Suspended solids, Vector

Scherer, Christian; Brennholt, Nicole; Reifferscheid, Georg; Wagner, Martin

Feeding strategy and development drive the ingestion of microplastics by freshwater invertebrates Journal Article

Scientific Reports, 7 , 2017.

Abstract | BibTeX | Tags: Freshwater invertebrates, Microplastics, Polystyrene spheres, uptake

Kramm, Johanna; Völker, Carolin

Plastikmüll im Meer. Zur Entdeckung eines Umweltproblems Miscellaneous

Aus Politik und Zeitgeschichte (APuZ) 51-52: 17-22, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Microplastics, Plastic litter, Sea

Völker, Carolin; Kramm, Johanna; Kerber, Heide; Schramm, Engelbert; Winker, Martina; Zimmermann, Martin

More Than a Potential Hazard – Approaching Risks from a Social-Ecological Perspective Journal Article

Sustainability. Special Issue “Social Ecology. State of the Art and Future Prospects” 9 (7), 1039, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Forest management, Microplastics, normal operation, pharmaceuticals, Provisioning system, Semicentralized water infrastructures

Gündoğdu, Sedat; Çevik, Cem

Micro-and mesoplastics in Northeast Levantine coast of Turkey: the preliminary results from surface samples Journal Article

Marine Pollution Bulletin, 118 (1-2), pp. 341-347, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Iskenderun Bay, Levantine Sea, Marine litter, Mersin Bay, Mesoplastic, Microplastic

Gündoğdu, Sedat; Çevik, Cem

Fouling assemblage of benthic plastic debris collected from Mersin Bay, NE Levantine coast of Turkey Journal Article

Marine Pollution Bulletin, 124 (1), pp. 147-154, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: ATR FT-IR, Biofouling, Marine plastic debris, Marine pollution, Mersin Bay

Gündoğdu, Sedat

High level of micro-plastic pollution in the Iskenderun Bay NE Levantine coast of Turkey Journal Article

Ege Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 34 (4), pp. 401 – 408, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Iskenderun Bay, Levantine Sea, Marine litter, Microplastic

Syberg, Kristian; Hansen, Steffen Foss; Christensen, Thomas Budde; Khan, Farhan R

Risk Perception of Plastic Pollution: Importance of Stakeholder Involvement and Citizen Science Journal Article

Wagner M., Lambert S. (eds.). Freshwater Microplastics. The Handbook of Environmental Chemistry, vol 58. Springer, Cham, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Citizen science, Plastic pollution, Public participation, Risk perception, Stakeholder involvement

Dris, Rachid; Gasperi, Johnny; Mirande, Cécile; Mandin, Corinne; Guerrouache, Mohamed; Langlois, Valérie; Tassin, Bruno

A first overview of textile fibers, including microplastics, in indoor and outdoor environments Journal Article

Environmental Pollution, (221), pp. 453–458, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Dust, Indoor air, Microplastics, Outdoor air, Synthetic fibers

González-Fernández, Daniel; Hanke, Georg

Toward a Harmonized Approach for Monitoring of Riverine Floating Macro Litter Inputs to the Marine Environment Journal Article

Frontiers in Marine Science, 4 (86), pp. 1-7, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Environmental monitoring, Floating debris, Litter, Marine litter, Plastics, Pollution, Riverine input

Xanthos, Dirk; Walker, Tony R

International policies to reduce plastic marine pollution from single-use plastics (plastic bags and microbeads): A review Journal Article

Marine Pollution Bulletin. 118(1-2): 17-26, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Microbeads, Plastic bags, Plastic marine pollution, Policies, Single-use plastics

Walker, Tony R; Reid, Keith; Arnould, John P Y; Croxall, John P

Marine debris surveys at Bird Island, South Georgia 1990-1995 Journal Article

Marine Pollution Bulletin. 34(1): 61-65, 2017.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: CCAMLR, long-line fishery, Marine debris, Packaging bands, South Georgia, Synthetic line

2016

Dris, Rachid; Gasperi, Johnny; Saad, Mohamed; Mirande, Cécile; Tassin, Bruno

Synthetic fibers in atmospheric fallout: A source of microplastics in the environment? Journal Article

Marine Pollution Bulletin, (104), pp. 290–293, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Atmospheric fallout, Microplastic sources, Microplastics, Synthetic fibers, Urban environment

González, Daniel; Hanke, Georg; Tweehuysen, Gijsbert; Bellert, Bert; Holzhauer, Marloes; Palatinus, Andreja; Hohenblum, Philipp; Oosterbaan, Lex

Riverine Litter Monitoring – Options and Recommendations Journal Article

JRC Technical Report. EUR28307 EN, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Anti-pollution device, Aquatic environment, Coastal protection, Consumer behaviour, Data collection, Environmental monitoring, Environmental protection, Environmental research, Inland waterway, Marine ecosystem, Marine pollution, Pollution control, Pollution from land-based sources, Pollution of waterways, Research report, Sea, Water pollutant, Water pollution, Watercourse

Pettipas, Shauna; Bernier, Meagan; Walker, Tony R

A Canadian policy framework to mitigate plastic marine pollution Journal Article

Marine Policy 68: 117-122, 2016.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Macro- and microplastic pollution, Mitigation, Monitoring, Plastic marine debris, Waste management

2015

Herrmann, Frank; Keller, Luise; Kunkel, Ralf; Vereecken, Harry; Wendland, Frank

Determination of spatially differentiated water balance components including groundwater recharge on the Federal State level – A case study using the mGROWA model in North Rhine-Westphalia (Germany) Journal Article

Journal of Hydrology: Regional Studies 4 Part B: 294-312, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Groundwater management, Groundwater recharge, Runoff, Runoff components, Soil water balance, Water balance components

Dris, Rachid; Gasperi, Johnny; Rocher, Vincent; Saad, Mohamed; Renault, Nicolas; Tassin, Bruno

Microplastic contamination in an urban area: A case study in Greater Paris Journal Article

Environmental Chemistry, 12 (5), pp. 592-599, 2015.

Abstract | Links | BibTeX | Tags: Atmospheric fallout, Freshwater, Rivers, Synthetic fibres, Urban environment

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