Chapter 8. Emerging Methods for Water Monitoring in the Context of the WFD

  1. Philippe Quevauviller3,4,
  2. Ulrich Borchers5,
  3. Clive Thompson6 and
  4. Tristan Simonart7
  1. Richard Greenwood1 and
  2. Graham A. Mills2

Published Online: 31 OCT 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470716090.ch8

The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring

The Water Framework Directive: Ecological and Chemical Status Monitoring

How to Cite

Greenwood, R. and Mills, G. A. (2008) Emerging Methods for Water Monitoring in the Context of the WFD, 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.ch8

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

    University of Portsmouth, Biological Sciences, King Henry Building, King Henry I Street, Portsmouth PO1, 2DY, UK

  2. 2

    University of Portsmouth, School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, St. Michaels's Building, White Swan Road, Portsmouth PO1 2DT, UK

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:

  • water monitoring - WFD context emerging methods;
  • Environmental Quality Standards (EQS);
  • time-weighted average (TWA) concentrations;
  • styrenedivinylbenzene (SDB);
  • emerging methods and classical analysis replacement;
  • biomarkers of susceptibility;
  • enzymatic activity modulation and paraoxonase (PON1);
  • Multispecies Freshwater Biomonitor (MFB);
  • river basin management plans

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Emerging Methods

  • The Way Forward

  • Acknowledgements

  • References