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1. Widening knowledge horizons on legacy POPs: chlorinated paraffins and polychlorinated naphthalenes.

Author(s) : Fernandes, A. R.; Falandysz, J.; Yuan Bo

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Chemosphere 2022 Vol.289 ref.19

2. Transient migration behavior of VOC vapor in layered unsaturated soils subjected to multiple time-dependent point pollution sources: analytical study.

Predicting the migration behavior of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) vapor is essential for the remediation of subsurface contamination such as soil vapor extraction. Previous analytical prediction models of VOCs migration are mostly limited to constant-concentration nonpoint sources in...

Author(s) : Ding XiangHong; Feng ShiJin; Zheng QiTeng; Peng ChunHui; Zhu ZhangWen; Yang ChunBaiXue

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.806 No.Part 1 ref.48

3. Sequential ClO2-UV/chlorine process for micropollutant removal and disinfection byproduct control.

This study systematically revealed the feasibility of the sequential ClO2-UV/chlorine process for micropollutant removal and disinfection byproduct (DBP) control. The results demonstrated that the sequential ClO2-UV/chlorine process was effective for the removal of 12 micropollutants. ClO2...

Author(s) : Fan MengGe; Yang Xin; Kong QingQing; Lei Yu; Zhang XinRan; Aghdam, E.; Yin Ran; Shang Chii

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.806 No.Part 1 ref.42

4. Impact of COVID-19 on greenhouse gases emissions: a critical review.

The global outburst of coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) has posed severe challenges to human health, environment, energy and economy all over the world. The stringent measures to control the spread of COVID-19 results a significant slowdown in economic activities which in turn affected the environment...

Author(s) : Abhinandan Kumar; Pardeep Singh; Pankaj Raizada; Hussain, C. M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.806 No.Part 1 ref.55

5. Metabolomics analysis of the 3D L-02 cell cultures revealing the key role of metabolism of amino acids in ameliorating hepatotoxicity of perfluorooctanoic acid.

To simulate the real cell status and morphology in the living systems is substantial for using cell models to address the detrimental effects of toxic contaminants. In this study, the comparative profiles of metabolites in three-dimensional (3D) human normal liver (L-02) cell spheroids with...

Author(s) : Zhang RuiJia; Lu WenHua; Yao Yao; Tu LanYin; Yu TianTian; Luan TianGang; Chen BaoWei

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.806 No.Part 1 ref.32

6. Mechanistic toxicity assessment of fine particulate matter emitted from fuel combustion via pathway-based approaches in human cells.

Fuel exhaust particulate matter (FEPM) is an important source of air pollution worldwide. However, the comparative and mechanistic toxicity of FEPMs emitted from combustion of different fuels is still not fully understood. This study employed pathway-based approaches via human cells to evaluate...

Author(s) : Shen FangLin; Li Dan; Chen JianMin

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.806 No.Part 1 ref.76

7. Photodegradation of three antidepressants in natural waters: important roles of dissolved organic matter and nitrate.

Antidepressants have become ubiquitous emerging organic pollutants. Therefore, it is essential to investigate photodegradation of the antidepressants in environment waters for their ecological risk assessment. However, photodegradation behavior of antidepressants varied from different structures...

Author(s) : Guo YuChen; Guo ZhongYu; Wang JieQiong; Ye ZiMi; Zhang LiLan; Niu JunFeng

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.802 ref.53

8. Is the atmospheric boundary layer altitude or the strong thermal inversions that control the vertical extent of aerosols?

It is well known that the atmospheric boundary layer (ABL) plays a significant role in controlling the variability of atmospheric constituents such as aerosols and trace-gases. Hence, significant diurnal and seasonal variation in these will be observed as the ABL altitude does. However, on several...

Author(s) : Prasad, P.; Ghouse Basha; Ratnam, M. V.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.802 ref.57

9. Probing the chemical complexity of tires: identification of potential tire-borne water contaminants with high-resolution mass spectrometry.

Tire wear particles are not only the type of polymer particles most prevalent in the environment but also act as source of various organic micropollutants, many of which are likely still unknown. We extracted particles prepared from nine tires in artificial freshwater (28 d) with the goal to...

Author(s) : Müller, K.; Hübner, D.; Huppertsberg, S.; Knepper, T. P.; Zahn, D.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.802 ref.46

10. Plant- and microbe-assisted biochar amendment technology for petroleum hydrocarbon remediation in saline-sodic soils: a review.

Soil degradation through salinization and pollution by toxic compounds such as petroleum hydrocarbons (PHCs) in the coastal wetlands has become a significant threat to ecosystem health, biodiversity, and food security. However, traditional remediation technologies can generate secondary pollutants, ...

Author(s) : Meki, K.; Liu Qiang; Wu Shuai; Yuan YanFei

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Beijing, China

Journal article : Pedosphere 2022 Vol.32 No.1 pp.211-221

11. Biosurfactant-assisted phytoremediation of potentially toxic elements in soil: green technology for meeting the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

Biosurfactants are biomolecules produced by microorganisms, low in toxicity, biodegradable, and relatively easy to synthesize using renewable waste substrates. Biosurfactants are of great importance with a wide and versatile range of applications, including the bioremediation of contaminated sites. ...

Author(s) : Songita Sonowal; Nava, A. R.; Joshi, S. J.; Borah, S. N.; Islam, N. F.; Soumya Pandit; Ram Prasad; Hemen Sarma

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Beijing, China

Journal article : Pedosphere 2022 Vol.32 No.1 pp.198-210 ref.118

12. Microplastics in soil: impacts and microbial diversity and degradation.

Microplastics (MPs) are plastic particles less than 5 mm in size that have become a major environmental pollutant due to their ubiquitous and persistent nature. Microplastic contamination of the aquatic environment has received the most attention so far, whereas the current understanding of MP...

Author(s) : Paramdeep Kaur; Kashmir Singh; Baljinder Singh

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Beijing, China

Journal article : Pedosphere 2022 Vol.32 No.1 pp.49-60

13. A simple pyridine based fluorescent chemosensor for selective detection of copper ion.

A feasibly constructed novel pyridine based receptor (S) has been reported for the selective detection of copper ion over other metal ions. The metal sensing ability of receptor with diverse metal ions were studied by colorimetry, absorption and emission spectroscopic systems in CH3CN/H2O (7:3,...

Author(s) : Dhanushkodi Mohanasundaram; Bhaskar, R.; Murugesan Sankarganesh; Kasi Nehru; Kumar, G. G. V.; Jegathalaprathaban Rajesh

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 2022 Vol.265 ref.33

14. Signal amplification of SiO2 nanoparticle loaded horseradish peroxidase for colorimetric detection of lead ions in water.

In this work, we developed an aptamer-based optical assay for the analysis of Pb2+, a hazardous heavy metal that may be present in the food chain and harmful to human health. An aptamer targeted against Pb2+ was immobilized onto the microplate as the capture probe. SiO2 nanoparticles (NPs) were...

Author(s) : Duan Nuo; Li ChangXin; Song MingQian; Wang ZhouPing; Zhu ChangQing; Wu ShiJia

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Spectrochimica Acta Part A: Molecular and Biomolecular Spectroscopy 2022 Vol.265 ref.32

15. Biological machinery for polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons degradation: a review.

Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) are hazardous environmental pollutants with widespread and well-recognized health concerns. Amidst more than a hundred known PAHs, 16 are categorized as priority pollutants. Use of widely diverse biological machinery comprising bacteria, fungi, and algae...

Author(s) : Arfin Imam; Suman, S. K.; Kanaujia, P. K.; Anjan Ray

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Bioresource Technology 2022 Vol.343 ref.113

16. Stable, high-rate anaerobic digestion through vacuum stripping of digestate.

This study coupled anaerobic digestion with vacuum stripping to achieve stable digestion at higher organic loading rates. Besides mitigation of ammonia inhibition, vacuum stripping of digestate improves solids solubilization and dewaterability due to vacuum-enhanced low-temperature thermal and...

Author(s) : Han Youl; Agyeman, F.; Green, H.; Tao WenDong

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Bioresource Technology 2022 Vol.343 ref.39

17. Sulfur transformation and bacterial community dynamics in both desulfurization-denitrification biofilm and suspended activated sludge.

Types of microbial aggregates have essential effects on bacterial communities' characteristics, thus affecting the pollutants removal. An up-flow biofilm reactor was used to study the different performances of S2-/NO2- removal and functional genes in suspended sludge and biofilms. The metabolic...

Author(s) : Li Wei; Zhen YuMing; Li Nan; Wang HengQi; Lin MingHui; Sui XiuTing; Zhao WanYing; Guo Ping; Lin JianGuo

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Bioresource Technology 2022 Vol.343 ref.50

18. Are research methods shaping our understanding of microplastic pollution? A literature review on the seawater and sediment bodies of the Mediterranean Sea.

The lack of standardization on the definition and methods in microplastic (MP) research has limited the overall interpretation and intercomparison of published data. This has presented different solutions to assess the presence of these pollutants in the natural environment, bringing the science...

Author(s) : Simon-Sánchez, L.; Grelaud, M.; Franci, M.; Ziveri, P.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.127

19. Phytotoxic effects of plastic pollution in crops: what is the size of the problem?

Plastic pollution is one of the most impactful human interferences in our planet. Fragmentation of plastic leads to nano- and microplastics (NP/MP) formation, which accumulate in agricultural lands, representing an increasing risk for crop production and food safety. It has been shown that MP...

Author(s) : Hartmann, G. F.; Ricachenevsky, F. K.; Silveira, N. M.; Pita-Barbosa, A.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.123

20. Materials, surfaces, and interfacial phenomena in nanoplastics toxicology research.

In response to the growing worldwide plastic pollution problem, the field of nanoplastics research is attempting to determine the risk of exposure to nanoparticles amidst their ever-increasing presence in the environment. Since little is known about the attributes of environmental nanoplastics...

Author(s) : Martin, L. M. A.; Gan Nin; Wang, E.; Merrill, M.; Xu Wei

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.171

21. The association between bisphenol A exposure and oxidative damage in rats/mice: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Numerous studies reported that BPA could cause oxidative damage to different tissues in rats/mice. This study aimed to perform a systematic review and meta-analysis of BPA exposure on oxidative damage in rats/mice. A comprehensive literature search was conducted using PubMed, Embase, and Web of...

Author(s) : Zhang Huan; Yang RuiFu; Shi WanYing; Zhou Xin; Sun SuJu

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.85

22. Updated review on microplastics in water, their occurrence, detection, measurement, environmental pollution, and the need for regulatory standards.

The gravity of the impending threats posed by microplastics (MPs) pollution in the environment cannot be over-emphasized. Several research studies continue to stress how important it is to curb the proliferation of these small plastic particles with different physical and chemical properties,...

Author(s) : Ahmed Yusuf; Ahmed Sodiq; Adewale Giwa; Eke, J.; Pikuda, O.; Eniola, J. O.; Bilkis Ajiwokewu; Sambudi, N. S.; Bilad, M. R.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.220

23. Bioremediation of micropollutants using living and non-living algae - current perspectives and challenges.

The emergence and continual accumulation of industrial micropollutants such as dyes, heavy metals, organic matters, and pharmaceutical active compounds (PhACs) in the ecosystem pose an alarming hazard to human health and the general wellbeing of global flora and fauna. To offer eco-friendly...

Author(s) : Ratnasari, A.; Syafiuddin, A.; Zaidi, N. S.; Hong Kueh, A. B.; Hadibarata, T.; Prastyo, D. D.; Ravikumar, R.; Sathishkumar, P.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.160

24. Anthocyanin-mediated arsenic tolerance in plants.

Plants detoxify toxic metal(loid)s by accumulating diverse metabolites. Beside scavenging excess reactive oxygen species (ROS) induced by metal(loid)s, some metabolites chelate metal(loid) ions. Classically, thiol-containing compounds, especially glutathione (GSH) and phytochelatins (PCs) are...

Author(s) : Ahammed, G. J.; Yang YouXin

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.88

25. Estimating historic N- and S-deposition with publicly available data - an example from Central Germany.

The deposition of reactive nitrogen and sulphur has profound effects on ecosystem functioning. In the last decades, monitoring networks providing high resolution spatio-temporal deposition estimates have been set up, but equivalent information on historic deposition is mostly missing. However,...

Author(s) : Costa, D. S.; Otto, J.; Chmara, I.; Bernhardt-Römermann, M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.59