EDITOR'S NOTE: This paper represents 1 of 6 papers in the special series “Passive Sampling Methods for Contaminated Sediments,” which was generated from the SETAC Technical Workshop “Guidance on Passive Sampling Methods to Improve Management of Contaminated Sediments,” held November 2012 in Costa Mesa, California, USA. Recent advances in passive sampling methods (PSMs) offer an improvement in risk-based decision making, since bioavailability of sediment contaminants can be directly quantified. Forty-five experts, representing PSM developers, users, and decision makers from academia, government, and industry, convened to review the state of science to gain consensus on PSM applications in assessing and supporting management actions on contaminated sediments.
Special Series: Passive Sampling Methods for Contaminated Sediments
Passive sampling methods for contaminated sediments: Risk assessment and management
Article first published online: 18 FEB 2014
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Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management
Volume 10, Issue 2, pages 224–236, April 2014
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Greenberg, M. S., Chapman, P. M., Allan, I. J., Anderson, K. A., Apitz, S. E., Beegan, C., Bridges, T. S., Brown, S. S., Cargill, J. G., McCulloch, M. C., Menzie, C. A., Shine, J. P. and Parkerton, T. F. (2014), Passive sampling methods for contaminated sediments: Risk assessment and management. Integr Environ Assess Manag, 10: 224–236. doi: 10.1002/ieam.1511
- Issue published online: 24 MAR 2014
- Article first published online: 18 FEB 2014
- Accepted manuscript online: 16 DEC 2013 11:40PM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 3 DEC 2013
- Manuscript Revised: 17 JUL 2013
- Manuscript Received: 17 JUN 2013
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