Erratum: The tissue residue approach for toxicity assessment: Findings and critical reviews from a Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Pellston Workshop
Article first published online: 31 JAN 2011
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Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management
Special Issue: Traits-Based Ecological Risk Assessment (TERA): Realizing the Potential of Ecoinformatics Approaches in Ecotoxicology
Volume 7, Issue 2, page 310, April 2011
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- Article first published online: 31 JAN 2011
Vol. 7, Issue 1, 2–6, Article first published online: 23 DEC 2010
Meador JP, Adams WJ, Escher BI, McCarty LS, McElroy AE, and Sappington KG. 2011. The tissue residue approach for toxicity assessment: Findings and critical reviews from a Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Pellston Workshop. Integr Environ Assess Manag 7:2-6.
At the bottom of page 3 (left side) of the Introduction, all mmol/g values should be µmol/g. The correct text is:
A large number, possibly hundreds, of nonpolar organic compounds cause mortality within a very narrow range of whole-body tissue concentrations (∼ 2–8 µmol/g wet weight or about 50 µmol/g lipid) in small aquatic organisms, while exposure-based metrics (e.g., lethal concentration, 50% [LC50] values) span approximately 6 orders of magnitude. The range for polar organic compounds acting by the same mode of action is also narrow, but lower (∼ 0.6–2 µmol/g).