14. Illicit Drugs in the Environment: Implication for Ecotoxicology

  1. Sara Castiglioni,
  2. Ettore Zuccato and
  3. Roberto Fanelli
  1. Guido Domingo1,
  2. Kristin Schirmer2,
  3. Marcella Bracale1 and
  4. Francesco Pomati3

Published Online: 18 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118000816.ch14

Illicit Drugs in the Environment: Occurrence, Analysis, and Fate Using Mass Spectrometry

Illicit Drugs in the Environment: Occurrence, Analysis, and Fate Using Mass Spectrometry

How to Cite

Domingo, G., Schirmer, K., Bracale, M. and Pomati, F. (2011) Illicit Drugs in the Environment: Implication for Ecotoxicology, in Illicit Drugs in the Environment: Occurrence, Analysis, and Fate Using Mass Spectrometry (eds S. Castiglioni, E. Zuccato and R. Fanelli), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118000816.ch14

Editor Information

  1. Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Insubria, Varese, Italy

  2. 2

    Eawag, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Dübendorf, Switzerland

  3. 3

    Eawag, Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology, Kastanienbaum, Switzerland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 JAN 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470529546

Online ISBN: 9781118000816

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Keywords:

  • illicit drug analysis application in environment - for ecotoxicology, acute and long-term effects on human subjects;
  • risk characterization, illicit drug occurrence in environment - adverse effects on nontarget aquatic organisms;
  • homology prediction for human illicit drug targets - in set of model aquatic species

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Literature Review

  • Risk Assessment

  • General Conclusions and Future Directions

  • References