Chapter 21. NORMAN – Network of Reference Laboratories for Monitoring of Emerging Substances

  1. Philippe Quevauviller3,4,
  2. Ulrich Borchers5,
  3. Clive Thompson6 and
  4. Tristan Simonart7
  1. Jaroslav Slobodnik1 and
  2. Valeria Dulio2

Published Online: 31 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470716090.ch21

The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring

The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring

How to Cite

Slobodnik, J. and Dulio, V. (2008) NORMAN – Network of Reference Laboratories for Monitoring of Emerging Substances, in The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring (eds P. Quevauviller, U. Borchers, C. Thompson and T. Simonart), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470716090.ch21

Editor Information

  1. 3

    European Commission, DG Environment (BU93/142), rue de la Loi 200, 1049 Brussels, Belgium

  2. 4

    Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), IUWPARE, Dept; Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering, Building T, Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels, Belgium

  3. 5

    IWW Water Research Centre, Germany

  4. 6

    Alcontrol Laboratories, South Yorkshire, UK

  5. 7

    Institut Pasteur de Lille, Lille, France

Author Information

  1. 1

    Environmental Institute, Okruzna 784/42, 97241 Kos, Slovak Republic, Slovakia

  2. 2

    INERIS, Parc Technologique Alata, B.P. 2, 60550, Verneuil-en-Halatte, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 OCT 2008
  2. Published Print: 24 OCT 2008

Book Series:

  1. Water Quality Measurements

Book Series Editors:

  1. Philippe Quevauviller3,4

Series Editor Information

  1. 3

    European Commission, DG Environment (BU93/142), rue de la Loi 200, 1049 Brussels, Belgium

  2. 4

    Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), IUWPARE, Dept; Hydrology and Hydraulic Engineering, Building T, Pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels, Belgium

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470518366

Online ISBN: 9780470716090

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Keywords:

  • emerging substances and EU Water Framework Directive (WFD);
  • NORMAN – Network of Reference Laboratories;
  • Gas chromatography–mass spectrometry (GC-MS) river segment chromatogram;
  • NORMAN network;
  • EMPOMAP database;
  • WEKNOW (drinking water), EUGRIS (water and soil), MODELKEY (ecotoxicology);
  • International Commission for the Protection of the Danube river (ICPDR);
  • NORMAN protocols in method validation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Main Objectives of NORMAN

  • NORMAN Network

  • NORMAN: A Self-sustaining Permanent Network

  • Final Word

  • Acknowledgements

  • References