Author Schipper, C.A
Title Assessment of Effects of Chemical Contaminants in Dredged Material on Marine Ecosystems and Human Health : Ecosystems and Human Health
Imprint Amsterdam : IOS Press, 2009
©2009
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Descript 1 online resource (164 pages)
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Series Deltares Select Series, v. 6 ; v.v. 6
Deltares Select Series, v. 6
Note Title page -- Contents -- General Introduction -- A retrospective analysis to explore the applicability of fish biomarkers and sediment bioassays along contaminated salinity transects -- Intra- and interlaboratory calibration of theDR CALUX® bioassay for the analysis of dioxins and dioxin-like chemicals in sediments -- Cultivation of the heart urchin Echinocardium cordatum and validation of its use in marine toxicity testing for environmental risk assessment -- A weight-of-evidence approach to assessing the ecological impact of organotin pollution in Dutch marine and brackish waters -- combining risk prognosis and field monitoring with common periwinkles (Littorina littorea) -- Rational application of bioassays in hazard, risk and impact assessments of dredged sediments -- Summary and conclusions -- References -- Nederlandse Samenvatting -- Curriculum vitae -- List of Publications -- Dankwoord
Explores the applicability of bioassays and bioindicators as tools for evaluating the effects of dredged sediments on the marine ecosystem. This study analyses the application of bioassays and develops a rationale for their inclusion in hazard, risk and impact assessment of dredged sediments
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Link Print version: Schipper, C.A. Assessment of Effects of Chemical Contaminants in Dredged Material on Marine Ecosystems and Human Health : Ecosystems and Human Health Amsterdam : IOS Press,c2009 9781607500858
Subject Aquatic organisms -- Effect of contaminated sediments on -- Netherlands.;Dredging spoil -- Environmental aspects -- Netherlands.;Dredging spoil -- Health aspects -- Netherlands.;Aquatic ecology -- Netherlands.;Marine ecosystem health -- Netherlands
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