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  • Analysis of the occurrence and risk assessment of polar pesticides in the Llobregat River Basin (NE Spain) 

    Köck Schulmeyer, Marianne; Ginebreda, Antoni; González, Susana; Cortina Pallás, José Luís; López de Alda, Mirian; Barceló, Damià (2012-01)
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    Contamination of surface waters by pesticides continues to be the focus of concern for water authorities due to the growing evidence of their deleterious effects on aquatic life. In this context, the present work investigates ...
  • Are pesticide residues associated to rice production affecting oyster production in Delta del Ebro, NE Spain? 

    Ochoa, Victoria; Riva Juan, Mª del Carmen; Faria, Melissa; López de Alda, Miren; Barceló, Damià; Fernandez Tejedor, Margarita; Roque, Ana; Barata, Carlos (2012-09-15)
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    Pesticide usage in Delta del Ebro (NE Spain) during the rice growing season has been associated with oyster episodes of mortality that occur early in summer. However, there are no studies that have directly evaluated ...
  • Emerging organic contaminants in groundwater in Spain: A review of sources, recent occurrence and fate in a European context 

    Jurado Elices, Anna; Vázquez Suñé, Enric; Carrera Ramírez, Jesús; López de Alda, Miren; Pujades Garnes, Estanislao; Barceló, Damià (2012)
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    This paper reviewed the presence of emerging organic contaminants (EOCs) that have been found in the groundwater in Spain in both, rural and urban areas. The list of compounds included pesticides, pharmaceutical active ...
  • Fuzzy logic based risk assessment of effluents from waste-water treatment plants 

    Cabanillas, Julián; Ginebreda, Antoni; Guillén, Daniel; Martínez, Elena; Barceló, Damià; Moragas, Lucas; Robusté, Jordi; Darbra Roman, Rosa Maria (2012)
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    This paper presents a new methodology to assess the risk of water effluents from waste-water treatment plants (WWTPs) based on fuzzy logic, a well-known theory to deal with uncertainty, especially in the environmental field ...
  • Occurrence of hydrophobic organic pollutants (BFRs and UV-filters) in sediments from South America 

    Barón, E.; Gago Ferrero, Pablo; Gorga, M.; Rudolph, I.; Mendoza, G.; Mauricio Zapata, Andres; Díaz Cruz, Sílvia; Barra, Ricardo; Ocampo-Duque, W.; Páez, M.; Darbra Roman, Rosa Maria; Eljarrat, E.; Barceló, Damià (2013-07)
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    In the present study the occurrence of emerging hydrophobic organic pollutants in sediment samples from South America (Chile and Colombia) was investigated for the first time. Nineteen Chilean and thirteen Colombian sediment ...
  • Report on the 1st Workshop of the RISKCYCLE Coordination Action. Hanoi, Vietnam, 4-5 May 2010 

    Billitewski, Bernd; Barceló, Damià; Darbra Roman, Rosa Maria; Van der Voet, Ester; Mohammed, Belhaj; Benfenati, Emilio; Ginebreda, Antoni; Grundmann, Veit (2011-02-22)
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    This Workshop on “Safety assessment of consumer goods coming from recovered materials in a global scale perspective” is the first of the Thematic Workshops organized within the framework of the European Union ...