Environmental Chemistry Laboratory publications

For a complete list of the Environmental Chemistry Laboratory's (ECL's) publications and reports, please visit:  http://www.dtsc.ca.gov/ECL/ECLDocs.cfm


Hurley S, Goldberg D, Wang M, Park JS, Petreas M, Bernstein L, Anto-Culver H, Nelson DO, Reynolds P (2018).  Time trends in per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) in California women: Declining serum levels, 2011-2015. Epub: Dec. 3, 2017. Environ Sci Technol 2018, 52(1): 277–287. Abstract: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acs.est.7b04650

Parry E, Zota AR, Park JS, Woodruff TJ (2018). Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and hydroxylated PBDE metabolites (OH-PBDEs): A six-year temporal trend in Northern California pregnant women. Chemosphere 2018 Mar;195:777-783. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2017.12.065. Epub: Dec 11, 2017. Abstract: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29289024

Shen B, Whitehead TP, Gill R, Dhaliwal J, Brown FR, Petreas M, Patton S, Hammond SK (2018). Organophosphate flame retardants in dust collected from United States fire stations. Environ Int 112:41-48. doi:10.1016/j.envint.2017.12.009. Epub: Dec 13, 2017. Abstract: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29247842

Zota AR, Mitro SD, Robinson JF, Hamilton EG, Parry E, Park JS, Zoeller RT, Woodruff TJ (2018). Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and hydroxylated PBDE metabolites (OH-PBDEs) in maternal and fetal tissues, and associations with fetal cytochrome P450 gene expression.  Environ Int 112:269-278. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2017.12.030. Epub: Jan 6  Abstract: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29316516


Hurley S, Goldberg D, Nelson D, Guo W, Wang Y, Baek H-G, Park J-S, Petreas M, Bernstein L, Anton-Culver H, Reynolds P (2017). Temporal evaluation of polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) serum levels in middle-aged and older California women, 2011-2015.  Environ Sci Technol 51(8):4697-4704. doi:10.1021/acs.est.7b00565. Abstract: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acs.est.7b00565

Kezios K, Gu Y, Liu X, Cirillo P, Tarrant D, Petreas M, Park JS, Cohn B, Factor-Litvak P (2017). Hydroxylated polychlorinated biphenyl metabolites (OH-PCBs), maternal smoking and size at birth. Reprod Toxicol 71:166-175. doi: 10.1016/j.reprotox.2017.02.015. Epub: Mar 15. Abstract: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28314564


Green AJ, Graham JL, Gonzalez EA, La Frano MR, Petropoulou SSE, Park  JS, Newman JW, Stanhope KL, Havel PJ, La Merrilla MA (2016). Perinatal triphenyl phosphate exposure accelerates type 2 diabetes onset and increases adipose accumulation in UCD-type 2 diabetes mellitus rats. Repro Toxicol  Mar;68:119-129. doi: 10.1016/j.reprotox.2016.07.009. Epub: Jul 12. Abstract: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27421578

Guo W, Huen K, Park J-S, Petreas M, Crispo-Smith S, Block G, Holland N (2016). Vitamin C intervention may lower the levels of persistent organic pollutants in blood of healthy women – A pilot study. Food Chem Toxicol 92:197-204. Abstract: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27090108

Guo W, Holden A, Crispo-Smith S, Gephart R, Petreas M, Park J-S (2016). PBDE levels in breast milk are decreasing in California. Chemosphere 150:505-13. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2015.11.032. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26693645

Guo W, Garner S, Yen S, Petreas M, Park J-S (2016). Temporal changes of PBDE levels in California house cats and a link to cat hyperthyroidism. Environ Sci Technol 50:1510-8. doi: 10.1021/acs.est.5b04252. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26699103

Houtz EF, Sutton R, Park JS, Sedlak M (2016). Poly- and perfluoroalkyl substances in wastewater: Significance of unknown precursors, manufacturing shifts, and likely AFFF impacts. Water Res 95:142-9. doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2016.02.055. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26990839

Hurley S, Houtz E, Goldberg D, Wang M, Park J-S, Nelson DO, Reynolds P, Bernstein L, Anton-Culver H, Horn-Ross P, Petreas M (2016). Preliminary associations between the detection of perfluoroalkyl acids (PFAAs) in drinking water and serum concentrations in a sample of California women. Environ Sci Technol Lett 3(7):264–269. doi: 10.1021/acs.estlett.6b00154. Epub: June 6. Abstract: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acs.estlett.6b00154

Liu R, Nelson DO, Hurley S, Petreas M, Park JS, Wang Y, Guo W, Bernstein L, Hertz A, Reynolds P (2016). Association between serum polybrominated diphenyl ether levels and residential proximity to solid-waste facilities. Environ Sci Technol [Epub ahead of print] doi: 10.1021/acs.est.5b04715. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26906616

Morello-Frosch R, Cushing LJ, Jesdale BM, Schwartz JM, Guo W, Guo T, Wang M, Harwani S, Petropoulou S-SE, Duong W, Park J-S, Petreas M, Gajek R, Alvaran J, She J, Dobraca D, Das R, Woodruff TJ (2016). Environmental chemicals in an urban population of pregnant women and their newborns from San Francisco. Environ Sci Technol  DOI:10.1021/acs.est.6b03492. Epub: 2016 October 4. Link to abstract on Pubmed

Petreas M, Gill R, Takaku-Pugh S, Lytle E, Parry E, Wang M, Quinn J, Park J-S (2016). Rapid methodology to screen flame retardants in upholstered furniture for compliance with new California labeling law (SB 1019). Chemosphere 152:353-9. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2016.02.102. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26991383

Petropoulou SSE, Petreas M, Park J (2016). Analytical methodology using ion-pair liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry for the determination of four di-ester metabolites of organophosphate flame retardants in California human urine. J Chromatogr A 1434:70-80. doi: 10.1016/j.chroma.2016.01.020. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26818234  


Cohn BA, La Merrill M, Krigbaum NY, Yeh G, Park J-S, Zimmermann L, Cirillo PM (2015a). DDT exposure in utero and breast cancer.  J Clin Endocr Metab 100:2865-72. doi: 10.1210/jc.2015-1841. Free full text: http://press.endocrine.org/doi/full/10.1210/jc.2015-1841

Cohn BA, La Merrill M, Krigbaum NY, Yeh G, Park J-S, Zimmermann L, Cirillo PM (2015b). Response to the letter by Stoop P:Comment on statistical adjustment in “DDT exposure in utero and breast cancer.”  J Clin Endocr Metab 100(12):L123-4.  doi: 10.1210/jc.2015-3806. Abstract: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26642269

Dobraca D, Israel L, McNeel S, Voss R, Wang M, Gajek R, Park J, Harwani S, Barley F, She J, Das R (2015). Biomonitoring in California firefighters: Metals and perfluorinated chemicals. J Occup Environ Med 57:88-97. doi: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000000307. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25563545 

Kanaya N, Nguyen DM, Lu H, Wang Y-Z, Hsin L-Y, Petreas M, Nelson D, Guo W, Reynolds P, Synold T, Chen S (2015). AroER tri-screen(TM) is a novel functional assay to estimate both estrogenic and estrogen precursor activity of chemicals or biological specimens. Breast Cancer Res Tr 151:335-45. doi: 10.1007/s10549-015-3398-z. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25962693

Park JS, Voss RW, McNeel S, Wu N, Guo T, Wang Y, Israel L, Das R, Petreas M (2015). High exposure of California firefighters to polybrominated diphenyl ethers. Enviro Sci Technol 49:2948-58. doi: 10.1021/es5055918. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25643236 

Shen B, Whitehead TP, McNeel S, Brown FR, Dhaliwal J, Das R, Israel L, Park JS, Petreas M (2015). High levels of polybrominated diphenyl ethers in vacuum cleaner dust from California fire stations. Environ Sci Technol 49:4988-94. doi: 10.1021/es505463g. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25798547 

Whitehead TP, Crispo Smith S, Park J, Petreas M, Rappaport S, Metayer C (2015). Concentrations of persistent organic pollutants in California women's serum and residential dust. Environ Res 136:57-66. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2014.10.009. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4262624/


Brown FR, Whitehead TP, Park J, Metayer C, Petreas M (2014). Levels of non-polybrominated diphenyl ether brominated flame retardants in residential house dust samples and fire station dust samples in California. Environ Res 135:9-14. doi: 10.1016/j.envres.2014.08.022. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4262617/

Guo W, Nelson D, Hurley S, Reynolds P, Guo T, Wang W, Park J, Petreas M (2014). Pilot study to assess effects of collection tube types and processing delay on measurements of persistent organic pollutants and lipids in human serum. Chemosphere 116:75-82. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2014.04.007. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24792582

Petreas M and de Boer J, Eds (2014). Flame Retardants in the Environment - Papers presented at 6th International Symposium on Flame Retardants (BFR2013), San Francisco from April 7-10, 2013. Chemosphere 116:1-124. Free full text: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/00456535/116

Petropoulou SSE, Duong W, Petreas M, Park J (2014). Fast liquid chromatographic–tandem mass spectrometric method using mixed-mode phase chromatography and solid phase extraction for the determination of 12 mono-hydroxylated brominated diphenyl ethers in human serum. J Chromatogr A 1356:138-47. doi: 10.1016/j.chroma.2014.06.048. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25001336

Whitehead TP, Brown FR, Metayer C, Park JS, Does M, Dhaliwal J, Petreas MX, Buffler PA, Rappaport SM (2014). Polychlorinated biphenyls in residential dust: Sources of variability. Enviro Sci Technol 48:157-64. doi:  10.1021/es403863m. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24313682


Chen A, Park J-S, Linderholm L, Rhee A, Petreas M, DeFranco E, Dietrich K, Ho S-M (2013). Hydroxylated polybrominated diphenyl ethers in paired maternal and cord sera. Environ Sci Technol 47:3902-8. doi: 10.1021/es3046839. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4307929/

Gassel M, Harwani S, Park J, Jahn A (2013). Detection of nonylphenol and persistent organic pollutants in fish from the North Pacific Central Gyre. Mar Pollut Bull 73:231-42. doi: 10.1016/j.marpolbul.2013.05.014. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23746941

Guo T, LaBelle B, Petreas M, Park J (2013). Mass spectrometric characterization of halogenated flame retardants. Rapid Comm Mass Sp 27:1437-49.  doi: 10.1002/rcm.6588. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23722678

Kezios KL, Liu X, Cirillio PM, Cohn BA, Kalantzi OI, Wang Y, Petreas MX, Park J-S, Factor-Litvak P (2013). Dichlorodiphenyltrichloroethane (DDT), DDT metabolites and pregnancy outcomes. Reprod Toxicol 35:156-64. doi: 10.1016/j.reprotox.2012.10.013. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3535520/

Whitehead TP, Metayer C, Park J-S, Does M, Buffler PA, Rappaport SM (2013). Levels of nicotine in dust from homes of smokeless tobacco users. Nicotine Tob Res 15:2045-52. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntt096. Abstract: http://ntr.oxfordjournals.org/content/15/12/2045.abstract

Whitehead TP, Metayer C, Petreas M, Does M, Buffler PA, Rappaport SM (2013). Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in residential dust: sources of variability. Environ Health Perspect 121:543-50. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1205821. Free full text: http://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/1205821/

Whitehead T, Brown FR, Metayer C, Park J, Does M, Petreas MX, Buffler PA, Rappaport SM (2013). Polybrominated diphenyl ethers in residential dust: Sources of variability. Environ Int 57-58:11-24. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2013.03.003. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3668857/

Zota A, Linderholm L, Park JS, Petreas M, Guo T, Privalsky ML, Zoeller RT, Woodruff TJ (2013). A temporal comparison of PBDEs, PCBs, OH-PBDEs, and OH-PCBs in serum from second trimester pregnant women recruited from San Francisco General Hospital, California. Environ Sci Technol 47:11776-84. doi: 10.1021/es402204y. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4086273/ 


Bergman Å, Rydén A, Law RJ , de Boer J, Covaci A, Alaee M, Birnbaum L, Petreas M, Rose M, Sakai S, van den Eede N, van der Veen I. A novel abbreviation standard for organobromine, organochlorine and organophosphorus flame retardants and some characteristics of the chemicals. Environ Int 49:57-82. doi:10.1016/j.envint.2012.08.003. Free full text: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0160412012001778

Gao J, Hedman C, Liu C, Guo T, Pedersen JA (2012). Transformation of sulfamethazine by manganese oxide in aqueous solution. Environ Sci Technol 46:2642-51. doi: 10.1021/es202492h. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22243052

Guo W, Park J-S, Wang Y, Gardner S, Baek C, Petreas M, Hooper K (2012). High PBDE levels in California house cats: Is house dust a primary source? Environ Toxicol Chem 31:301-6. doi: 10.1002/etc.1700.  Free full text: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/etc.1700/epdf

Kezios K, Liu X, Cirillio P, Kalantzi O, Wang Y, Petreas M, Park J, Bradwin G, Cohn B,Factor-Litvak P (2012). Prenatal polychlorinated biphenyl exposure is associated with decreased gestational length but not birth weight in a prospective cohort study. Environ Health 11:1-13. doi: 10.1186/1476-069X-11-49. Free full text: http://ehjournal.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1476-069X-11-49


Cohn B, Cirillo P, Sholtz, Ferrara, Park J-S, Schwingl P (2011). Polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) exposure in mothers and time to pregnancy in daughters 30 years later. Reprod Toxicol 31:290-6. doi: 10.1016/j.reprotox.2011.01.004. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3109864/ 

Harwani S, Henry RW, Rhee A, Patel P, Petreas M, Park J-S (2011). High PCB and low PBDE exposure in Pelagic North Pacific Albatrosses. Environ Chem Toxicol 30:2562-9.

Hurley S, Reynolds P, Goldberg D, Nelson D, Jeffrey SS, Petreas M (2011). Adipose levels of polybrominated diphenyl ethers and risk of breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat 129:505-11. doi: 10.1007/s10549-011-1481-7. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21468638

Park J-S, She J, Holden A, Sharp M, Gephart R, Souders-Mason G, Zhang V, Chow J, Leslie B, Hooper K (2011). High postnatal exposures to polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) via breast milk in California: Does BDE-209 transfer to breast milk? Environ Sci Technol 45:4579-85. doi: 10.1021/es103881n. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21495631

Park J-S, Fong A, Chu V, Holden A, Linthicum J, Hooper K (2011). Prey species as possible sources of PBDE exposures for Peregrine Falcons (Falco peregrinus) nesting in major California cities. Arch Environ Con Tox 60:518-23. doi: 10.1007/s00244-010-9546-x.  Free full text: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00244-010-9546-x

Petreas M, Nelson D, Brown FR, Goldberg D, Hurley S, Reynolds P (2011). High concentrations of polybrominated diphenylethers (PBDEs) in breast adipose tissue of California women. Environ Int 37:190-7. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2010.09.001. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20951435

Sholtz RI, McLaughlin KR, Cirillo PM, Petreas M, Park J-S, Wolff MS, Factor-Litvak P, Eskenazi B, Krigbaum N, Cohn BA (2011). Assaying organochlorines in archived serum for a large, long-term cohort: Implications of combining assay results from multiple laboratories over time. Environ Int 37:709-14. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2011.01.013. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3257216/

Wang M, Park J-S, Petreas M (2011). Temporal changes in the levels of perfluorinated compounds in California women serum over the past 50 years. Environ Sci Technol 45:7510-6. doi: 10.1021/es2012275. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21732675

Zota AR, Park J-S, Wang Y, Petreas M, Zoeller RT, Woodruff TJ (2011). Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), hydroxylated PBDEs (OH-PBDEs), and measures of thyroid function in second trimester pregnant women in California. Environ Sci Technol 45(18):7896-905. doi: 10.1021/es200422b. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3191110/

Zou W, Fischer AJ, Yasour H (2011). Trace metabolic profiling and pathway analysis of clomazone using LC-MS-MS and high-resolution MS. LCGC North America 29:760-9. Free full text: http://www.chromatographyonline.com/trace-metabolic-profiling-and-pathway-analysis-clomazone-using-lc-ms-ms-and-high-resolution-ms  


Newsome SD, Park J-S, Henry RW, Holden A, Chu V, Fogel ML, Linthicum J, Hooper K (2010). Polybrominated diphenyl ether (PBDE) levels in peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus) eggs from California correlate with diet and human population density. Environ Sci Technol 44:5248-55. doi: 10.1021/es100658e. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20540532


Holden A, Park JS, Chu V, Kim M, Choi G, Shi Y, Chin T, Chun, C, Linthicum J, Walton B, Hooper K (2009). Unusual hepta- and octabrominated diphenylethers and nonabrominated diphenylether profile in California, USA, peregrine falcons (Falco peregrinus): More evidence for BDE-209 debromination. Environ Toxicol Chem 28:1906-11. doi: 10.1897/08-594.1. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19374475

Kalantzi O, Brown FR, Caleffi M, Goth-Goldstein R, Petreas M (2009). Polybrominated diphenyl ethers and polychlorinated biphenyls in human breast adipose tissue samples from Brazil. Environ Int 35:113-7. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2008.09.008. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18952285

Park HY, Park JS, Sovcikova, E, Kocan A, Trnovec T, Hertz-Picciotto I (2009). Exposure to hydroxylated PCBs in the prenatal period and subsequent neurodevelopment in eastern Slovakia. Environ Health Perspect 117:1600-6. doi: 10.1289/ehp.0900611. Free full text: http://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/0900611/

Park J-S, Holden A, Chu V, Kim M, Rhee A, Patel P, Shi Y, Linthicum J, Walton BJ, Mckeown K, Jewell N P, Hooper K (2009). Time-trends and congener profiles of PBDEs and PCBs in California peregrine falcons (Falco peregrinus). Environ Sci Technol 43:8744-51. doi: 10.1021/es901600h. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2850971/

Park, JS, Kalantzi, O, Kopec, D, Petreas M (2009). Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and their hydroxylated metabolites (OH-PCBs) in harbor seal (Phoca vitulina) livers from San Francisco Bay and Gulf of Maine. Mar Environ Res 67:129-35. doi: 10.1016/j.marenvres.2008.12.003. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19150735

Park JS, Petreas M, Cohn BA, Cirillo PM, Factor-Litvak P (2009). Hydroxylated PCB metabolites (OH-PCBs) in archived serum from 1950-60’s California mothers: a pilot study. Environ Int 35:937-42. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2009.04.002.  Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2699597/

Petreas M,Oros D (2009). Polybrominated diphenyl ethers in California wastestreams. Chemosphere 74:997-1001. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2008.09.093. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19027926

Ting KC, Gill M, Garbin O (2009). GC/MS Screening method for phthalate esters in children’s toys. J AOAC Int 92:951-8. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19610390


Park JS, Bergman Å, Linderholm L, Athanasiadou M, Kocan A, Petrik J, Drobna B, Trnovec T, Charles MJ, Hertz-Picciotto I (2008). Placental transfer of polychlorinated biphenyls, their hydroxylated metabolites and pentachlorophenol in pregnant women from eastern SlovakiaChemosphere. 70:1676-84. doi:  10.1016/j.chemosphere.2007.07.049. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2703177/

She J, Holden A, Adelsbach TL, Tanner M, Schwarzbach SE, Yee JL, Hooper K (2008). Concentrations and time trends of polybrominated diphenyl ethers and polychlorinated biphenyls in aquatic bird eggs from San Francisco Bay, CA 2000 – 2003. Chemosphere 73:S201-9. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2007.04.092.  Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18466953


Hooper K, She J, Sharp M, Jewell N, Gephart R, Chow J, Holden A (2007). Depuration of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in breast milk from California first-time mothers (primiparae). Environ Health Perspect 115:1271-5. doi: 10.1289/ehp.10166. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1964891/ 

Linderholm L, Park JS, Kocan A, Trnovec Y, Athansiadou M, Bergman Å, Hertz-Picciotto I (2007). Maternal and cord serum exposure to PCB and DDE methyl sulfone metabolites in eastern Slovakia. Chemosphere 69:403-10. doi:  10.1016/j.chemosphere.2007.04.081. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2691948/

Park JS, Linderholm L, Charles MJ, Athanasiadou M, Petrik J, Kocan A, Drobna B, Trnovec T, Bergman Å, Hertz-Picciotto I (2007). Polychlorinated biphenyls and their hydroxylated metabolites (OH-PCBs) in pregnant women from eastern Slovakia. Environ Health Perspect 115:20-7. doi:  10.1289/ehp.8913. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1797828/

She J, Holden A, Sharp M, Tanner M, Williams-Derry C, Hooper K (2007). Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) and polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in breast milk from the Pacific Northwest. Chemosphere 67:S307-17. doi: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2006.05.154 Free full text: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0045653506016262


Brown FR, Winkler J, Visita P, Dhaliwal J, Petreas M (2006). Levels of PBDEs, PCDDs, PCDFs,and coplanar PCBs in edible fish from California coastal waters. Chemosphere 64:276-86. doi:10.1016/j.chemosphere.2005.12.012. Free full text: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0045653505014426

Chang R, Nagourney S (2006). How interstate collaboration can improve site cleanups: TRIAD and the ITRC. Contaminated soils, sediments and water, successes and challenges, Vol. 10, Part VI: Regulatory, Chapter 13, 213-226. EJ Calabrese, PT Kostecki and J Dragun Eds. Springer Science+Business Media, Inc.

Fischer D, Hooper K, Athanasiadou M, Bergman Å (2006). Children show highest levels of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in a California family of four – A case study. Environ Health Perspect 114:1581-4. doi: 10.1289/ehp.8554. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1626410/

Schauer JJ, Lough GC, Shafer MM, Christensen WF, Arndt MF, DeMinter JT, Park JS (2006). Characterization of metals emitted from motor vehicles. Res Rep Health Eff Inst 133:1-88.


Bhatia R, Shiau R, Petreas M, Weintraub J, Farhang L, Eskenazi B (2005). Organochlorine pesticides and male genital anormalies in the Child Health and Development Studies. Environ Health Perspect 113:220-4. doi:  10.1289/ehp.7382. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1277868/

Farhang L, Weintraub J, Petreas M, Eskenazi B, Bhatia R (2005). Association of DDT and DDE with birth weight and length of gestation in the child health and development studies.  Am J Epidemiol 162:717-25. Free full text: http://aje.oxfordjournals.org/content/162/8/717.long

Lough GC, Schauer JJ, Park JS, Shafer MM, DeMinter JT, Weinstein, JP (2005). Emissions of metals associated with motor vehicle roadways. Environ Sci Technol 39:826-36.doi: 10.1021/es048715f. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15757346

Reynolds P, Hurley S, Petreas M, Goldberg D, Smith D, Gilliss D, Mahoney M, Jeffrey S (2005). Adipose levels of dioxins and risk of breast cancer. Cancer Causes Control 16:525-35. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15986107

Windham G, Lee D, Mitchell P, Anderson M, Petreas M, Lasley B (2005). Exposure to organochlorine compounds and effects on ovarian function. Epidemiology 16:182-90. doi: 10.1097/01.ede.0000152527.24339.17. Abstract: http://journals.lww.com/epidem/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=2005&issue=03000&article=00006&type=abstract


Koepke R, Warner M, Petreas M, Cabria A, Danis R, Hernandez-Avila M, Eskenazi B (2004). Serum DDT and DDE levels in pregnant women of Chiapas, Mexico. Arch Environ Health 59:559-65. doi:  10.1080/00039890409603434. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4030544/

Petreas M, Smith D, Hurley S, Jeffrey S, Gilliss D, Reynolds P (2004). Distribution of persistent, lipid-soluble chemicals in breast and abdominal adipose tissues: lessons learned from a breast cancer study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomar Prev 13:416-24.  Free full text: http://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/13/3/416.long.

Rogers E, Petreas M, Park J, Zhao G, Charles M (2004). Evaluation of four capillary columns for the analysis of organochlorine pesticides (OCPs), polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), and polybrominated diphenyl ethers (BDEs) in human serum for epidemiologic studies. J Chromatogr B 813:269-85. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15556543


Axelson O, Castleman B, Epstein S, Giannasi F, Grandjean P, Greenberg M, Hooper K, et al (2003). WHO handling of conflicts of interest. Int J Occup Environ Health 9:92. Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12749643  

Hooper K (2003). The IARC’s role in public health. Int J Occup Environ Health 9:90. Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12749642

Hooper K, She J (2003). Lessons from the polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs): precautionary principle, primary prevention, and the value of community-based body burden monitoring using breast milk. Environ Health Perspect 111:109-14.  Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1241314/

Petreas M, She J, Brown F, Winkler J, Windham G, Rogers E, Zhao G, Bhatia R, Charles M (2003). High body burdens of 2,2’4,4’-brominated diphenyl ether in California women.  Environ Health Perspect 111:1175-9. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1241571/

Petreas M (2002). Temporal and spatial trends in persistent organic pollutants. Environ Sci Pollut R (Special Issue 3):103-104.

She J, Petreas M, Winkler J, Visita P, McKinney M, Kopec D (2002). Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in the San Francisco Bay Area: measurements in Harbor Seal blubber and human breast adipose tissue. Chemosphere 46:697-707. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11999793  


Chang R, Fuhs G (2001). California Environmental Technology Certification Program.JPAC 5:94-9.

Leenheer J, Hsu J, Barber L (2001). Transport and fate of organic wastes in groundwater at the Stringfellow hazardous waste disposal site, southern California. J Contam Hydrol 51:163-78. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11588824


Harnly M, Petreas M, Flattery J, Goldman L (2000). Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin and polychlorinated dibenzofuran contamination in soil and home-produced chicken eggs near pentachlorophenol sources. Environ Sci Technol 34:1143-9. Free full text: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es9906103

Hooper K, McDonald T (2000). The PBDEs: An emerging environmental challenge and another reason for breast milk monitoring programs. Environ Health Perspect 108:387-92. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1638037/

Jansson B, Lipnick R, Mackay D, Petreas M (2000). Identification of persistent, bioaccumulative and toxic substances. Persistent bioaccumulative toxic chemicals.  Lipnick R, Ed. American Chemical Society Symposium Series 773. Washington D.C.

Lipnick R, Jansson B, Mackay D, Petreas M, Eds (2000). Persistent, bioaccumulative, and toxic Chemicals II: Assessment and new chemicals. American Chemical Society Symposium Series 773. Washington D.C.

Petreas M (2000). Use of breath monitoring to assess exposures to volatile organic solvents. Handbook of solvents. Chapter 15, pp. 1046-1064. Wypych G, Ed. ChemTec Press, Toronto, Canada.

Petreas M, She J, McKinney M, Visita P, Winkler J, Mok M, Hooper K (2000). Dioxin body burdens in California populations. Persistent bioaccumulative toxic chemicals.  Lipnick R, Ed. American Chemical Society Symposium Series 772. Washington D.C.

Simmons B (2000). Waste extraction procedures. Encyclopedia of analytical chemistry. RA Meyers, Ed. 3526-3532, John Wiley & Sons.

Valoppi L, Petreas M, Donohoe R, Sullivan L, Callahan C (2000). Use of PCB congener and homologue analysis in ecological risk assessment. Environmental toxicology and risk assessment: Recent achievements in environmental fate and transport. 9th vol,  ASTMSTP 1381, Price, Brix and Lane, Eds., American Society for Testing and Materials, West Conshohocken, PA.

Valoppi L, Petreas M, Donohoe R, Sullivan L, Callahan C (2000). Use of PCB congener and homologue analysis in ecological risk assessment. Environmental Toxicology and Risk Assessment: Recent Achievements in Environmental Fate and Transport. 9th vol,  ASTMSTP 1381, Price, Brix and Lane, Eds., American Society for Testing and Materials, West Conshohocken, PA.


Hayward D, Hooper K, Andrzejewski D (1999). Tandem-in-time mass spectrometry method for the determination of 2,3,7,8-chlorine substituted dibenzo-p-dioxins and  –furans in high fat foods. Anal Chem 71:212-20. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9921129

Hooper K, Chuvakova T, Kazbekova G, Hayward D, Tulenova A, Petreas M, Cheng Y, Wade T, Benedict K, Grassman J, Lucier G (1999). Analysis of breast milk to assess exposure to chlorinated contaminants in Kasakstan. III: Sources and effects of 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-Dioxin (TCDD) exposures in an agricultural region of southern Kazakstan. Environ Health Perspect 107:3-13. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1566566/

Hooper K (1999). Breast Milk Monitoring Programs (BMMPs): Worldwide early warning system for polyhalogenated POPs and for targeting studies in children’s environmental health. Environ Health Perspect 107:429-30.  Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1566564/

Hooper K, Chuvakova T, Kazbekova G, Hayward D, Petreas M, Cheng Y, Grassman J (1999). Analysis of breast milk to assess exposure to chlorinated contaminants in Kazakstan: Sources of 2,3,7,8-TCDD exposures in an agricultural region of southern Kazakstan. Environ Health Perspect 107:447-45. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1566566/


Hooper K, Petreas M, Chuvakova T, Kazbekova G, Druz N, Semenova G, Sharmanov T, Hayward D, She J, Visita P, Winkler J, McKinney M, Wade T, Grassman J, Stephens R (1998). Analysis of breast milk to assess exposure to chlorinated contaminants in Kazakstan. II: High levels of 2,3,7,8-TCDD in agricultural villages of southern Kazakstan. Environ Health Perspect 106:797-806. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1533246/

Hooper K, Iskander M, Sivia G, Hussein F, Hsu J, Deguzman M, Odion Z, Ilejay Z, Sy F, Petreas M, Simmons B (1998). Toxicity characteristic leaching procedure fails to extract oxoanion-forming elements that are extracted by municipal solid waste leachate.Environ Sci Technol 32:3825-30. Abstract: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es980151q  

She J, Petreas M, Visita P, McKinney M, Sy F, Winkler J, Hooper K, Stephens R (1998). Congener-specific analysis of PCBs in human milk from Kazakhstan. Chemosphere. 37:431-42. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9661274


Fairey R, Taberski K, Lamerdin S, Johnson E, Clark R, Downing J, Newman J, Petreas M (1997). Organochlorines and other environmental contaminants in muscle tissues of sportfish collected from San Francisco Bay. Mar Pollut Bull 34/12:1058-71. Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0025326X97000842

Hooper K, Petreas M, She J, Visita P, Winkler J, McKinney M, Mok M, Sy F, Garcha J, Gill M, Stephens R, Semenova G, Chuvakova T, Paltusheva T (1997). Analysis of breast milk to assess exposure to chlorinated contaminants in Kazakstan. I: PCBs and organochlorine pesticides in southern Kazakstan. Environ Health Perspect 105:1250-4. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1470329/


Hayward D, Petreas M, Winkler J, Visita P, McKinney M, Stephens R (1996). Investigation of a wood treatment facility: Impact on an aquatic ecosystem in the San Joaquin River.Arch Environ Con Tox 30: 30-9. Abstract: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FBF00211326#page-1

Hsu J (1996). Particle beam mass spectrometry for the analysis of aqueous and hazardous waste leachate. In application of liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry in environmental chemistry. D. Barcelo, ed., Journal of Chromatography Library. 59:345-98, Elsevier Science, Amsterdam.


Brown FR, Roehl R, Tabajonda J, Garcha J (1995). Evaluation and application of supercritical fluid chromatography with electrolytic conductivity detection. Anal Lett 28:703-29. doi: 10.1080/00032719508001129. Abstract: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00032719508001129#.VwL2YnqHpoE

Draper W, Brown F, Bethem R, Miille M, Becker C (1995). Applications of new HPLC/MS techniques in human biomonitoring. Applications of molecular biology in environmental chemistry. R Minear, NJ Karch, LL Needham, AM Ford, Eds., Lewis Publishers, Inc., Chelsea, MI.

Harnly M, Stephens R, McLaughlin C, Marcotte J, Petreas M, Goldman L (1995). Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxin and dibenzofuran contamination at metal recovery facilities, open burn sites, and a railroad car incineration facility. Environ Sci Technol 29:677-84. doi: 10.1021/es00003a015. Link: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es00003a015

Hooper K, Clark G (1995). Workshop on perinatal exposures to dioxin-like compounds VI: Role of biomarkers. Environ Health Perspect 103 (Suppl 2): 161-7. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1518855/

Lindström G, Hooper K, Petreas M, Stephens R, Gilman A (1995). Workshop on perinatal exposures to dioxin-like compounds I: Summary. Environ Health Perspect 103 (Suppl 2):135-42. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1518837/

Petreas M, Woodlee J, Becker C, Rappaport S (1995). Retention of styrene following controlled exposure to constant and fluctuating air concentrations. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 67:27-34. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7622276

Stephens R, Petreas M, Hayward D (1995). Biotransfer and bioaccumulation of dioxins and furans from soil: Chickens as a model for foraging animals. Sci Total Environ 175:253-73. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8578308


Craigmill A, Wetzlich S, Draper W (1994). Toxicology and risk assessment. Environmental epidemiology: Effects of environmental chemicals on human health, WM Draper, Ed., ACS Advances in Chemistry Series # 241. American Chemical Society, Washington, DC.

Dong M, Draper W, Papanek P, Ross J, Woloshin K, and Stephens R (1994). Estimating malathion doses in California's Medfly eradication campaign using a physiologically based pharmacokinetic model. Environmental epidemiology: Effects of environmental chemicals on human health, WM Draper, Ed., ACS Advances in Chemistry Series # 241. American Chemical Society, Washington, DC.

Hagenmaier H, Lindig C, She J (1994). Correlation of environmental occurrence of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and dibenzofurans with possible sources. Chemosphere 9:2163-74. doi:10.1016/0045-6535(94)90383-2 Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0045653594903832

Kimbrough D, Chin R, Wakakuwa J (1994). Wide-spread and systematic errors in the analysis of soils for PCBs Part 1: A review of interlaboratory studies. Analyst 119:1277-81. Abstract: http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/1994/an/an9941901277#!divAbstract

Kimbrough D, Chin R, Wakakuwa J (1994). Wide-spread and systematic errors in the analysis of soils for PCBs Part 2: A comparison of extraction systems. Analyst 119:1283-92. Abstract: http://pubs.rsc.org/en/Content/ArticleLanding/1994/AN/AN9941901283#!divAbstract

Kimbrough D, Chin R, Wakakuwa J (1994). Wide-spread and systematic errors in the analysis of soils for PCBs Part 3: Gas chromatography. Analyst 119:1293-1301. Abstract: http://pubs.rsc.org/en/Content/ArticleLanding/1994/AN/AN9941901293#!divAbstract

Kimbrough D, Wakakuwa J (1994). An interlaboratory comparison of instruments used for the analysis of elements in acid digestates of solids. Analyst 119:383-8. Abstract: http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/1994/an/an9941900383#!divAbstract

Kimbrough D, Wakakuwa J (1994). The quality control limit: An alternative to detection levels. Environ Sci Technol 28:338-45. Link: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es00051a022?journalCode=esthag

Kreutzer R, Hewitt D, and Draper W (1994). An epidemiology assessment of the Cantara Metam-Sodium Spill. environmental epidemiology: Effects of environmental chemicals on human health, W Draper, Ed., ACS Advances in Chemistry Series # 241. American Chemistry Society, Washington, DC.

Newman J, Vedder J, Jarman W, Chang R (1994). A method for the determination of environmental contaminates in living marine mammals using microscale samples of blubber and blood. Chemosphere 28:1795-1805. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/7922154


Brown F, Roehl R (1993). Chlorine-selective detector in supercritical fluid chromatography using a Coulson electrolytic conductivity detector. Anal Lett 26:773-92. Abstract: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1080/00032719308017407

Brown M, Petreas M, Mischke T, Okamoto H, Stephens R (1993). Monitoring of malathion and its impurities and environmental transformation products on surfaces and in air following an aerial application. Environ Sci Technol 27:388-97. Abstract: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es00039a020

Chang R, Jarman W, Hennings J (1993). Sample cleanup by solid-phase extraction for the ultratrace determination of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and dibenzofurans in biological samples. Anal Chem 65:2420-7. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8238936 

Draper W, Wakeham D (1993). Rate constants for metam-sodium cleavage and photodecomposition in water. J Agr Food Chem 41:1129-33. Abstract: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/jf00031a023?journalCode=jafcau

Grassman J, Haas R (1993). Development of an immunoassay to detect hemoglobin adducts formed by benzene exposure. Int J Occup Environ Health 65: S147-50. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8406913

Jarman W, Burns S, Chang R, Stephens R, Norstrom R, Simon M, Linthicum J (1993). Determination of PCDDs, PCDFs, and PCBs in California peregrine falcons (falco peregrinus), their eggs, and selected prey species. Environ Toxicol Chem 12:105-14.

Kimbrough D, Wakakuwa J (1993). A study of method detection limits in solid waste analysis. Environ Sci Technol 27: 2692-9. doi: 10.1021/es00049a007. Abstract and first page:  http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es00049a007

Rothman N, Poirier M, Haas R, Correa-Villasenor A, Ford P, Hansen J, O'Toole T, Strickland P (1993). Association of PAH-DNA adducts in peripheral white blood cells with dietary exposure to polyaromatic hydrocarbons. Environ Health Perspect 99:265-7. Free full text: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1567054/

Rothman N, Correa-Villasensor A, Ford D, Poirier M, Haas R, Hansen J, O'Toole T, Strickland P (1993). Contribution of occupation and diet to white blood cell polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-DNA adducts in wildland firefighters. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2:341-7. Free full text: http://cebp.aacrjournals.org/content/2/4/341.long

Simmons B, Spear R (1993). Source identification for multiple chemical exposure using pattern recognition and classification techniques. Environ Sci Technol 27: 2430-4. doi: 10.1021/es00048a018. Abstract and first page: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es00048a018


Benz T, Hagenmaier H, Lindig C, She J (1992). Occurrence of the sulfur analogue of octachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin in the environment and investigations on its potential source. Fresen J Anal Chem 344:286-91. Abstract: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FBF00324992

Hagenmaier H, She J, Lindig C (1992). Persistence of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and polychlorinate dibenzofurans in contaminated soil. Chemosphere 25:1449-56. Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/004565359290168Q

Hagenmaier H, She J, Benz T, Dawidowsky N, Duesterhoeft L, Lindig C (1992). Analysis of sewage sludge for polyhalogenated dibenzo-p-dioxins, dibenzofurans, and diphenylethers. Chemosphere 25:1457-62. Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/004565359290169R

Hsu J (1992). Interfacing ion chromatograph with particle beam mass spectrometry for the determination of organic anionic compounds. Anal Chem 64:434-43. Abstract: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ac00028a019

Kimbrough D, Chin R, Wakakuwa J (1992). Industry-wide performance in a pilot performance evaluation sample program for hazardous materials laboratories. 2. Precision and accuracy of polychlorinated biphenyls. Environ Sci Technol 26:2101-4. Abstract: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es00035a004?journalCode=esthag

Kimbrough D, R Chin, J Wakakuwa (1992). Industry-wide performance in a pilot proficiency evaluation sample program for hazardous materials laboratories Part 1: Elemental precision and accuracy. Environ Sci Technol 26:2091-100.

Kimbrough D, Wakakuwa J (1992). A study of the linear ranges of several acid digestion procedures. Environ Sci Technol 26:173-8. Abstract: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es00025a021

Petreas M, Wiesmuller T, Palmer F, Winkler J, Stephens R (1992). Aquatic life as biomonitors of PCDD/F and coplanar PCB contamination in the Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta. Chemosphere 25:621-31. Abstract: here.

Petreas M, Rappaport S, Materna B, Rempel D (1992). Mixed-exhaled air measurements to assess exposure to tetrachloroethylene in dry cleaners. J Expo Anal Env Epid 1:25-39.

Stephens R, Rappe C, Hayward D, Nygren M, Startin J, Esbøll A, Carlé J, Yrjänheikki E (1992). WHO international intercalibration study of dioxins and furans in human milk and blood. Anal Chem 64:3109-17. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1492663   


Brown R, Draper W (1991). The matrix effect in particle beam liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry and reliable quantification by isotope dilution. Biol Mass Spectrom 20:515-21. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1782203  

Brown M, Stephens R, Kim I (1991). Liquid chromatography mass spectrometry: A new window for environmental analysis. TRAC-Trend Anal Chem 10:330-6. doi:10.1016/0165-9936(91)87009-U. Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/016599369187009U

Draper W, Park H, Stephens R (1991). Determination of OCDD and OCDF in soils and biological samples by GC/ECD. Waste Testing and Quality Assurance: Third Volume, ASTM STP 1075, CE Tatsch, Ed., American Society for Testing and Materials, Philadelphia, PA.

Draper W, Koszdin S (1991). Speciation and quantitation of Aroclors based on PCB congener data: application to California mussels and white croaker. J Agr Food Chem 39:1457-67. Abstract and first page: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/jf00008a019?journalCode=jafcau

Draper W, Wijekoon D, Stephens R (1991). Determination of malathion urinary metabolites by isotope dilution ion trap GC/MS. J Agr Food Chem 39:1796-1801. Abstract and first page: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/jf00010a021?journalCode=jafcau

Draper W, Wijekoon D, Stephens R (1991). Speciation and quantitation of Aroclors in hazardous wastes based on PCB congener data. Chemosphere 22:147-63. Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/004565359190272F

Hayward D, Petreas M, Goldman L, Stephens R (1991). Assessing the risks from 2,3,7,8 TCDD and TCDF in milk packaged in paper. Chemosphere 23:1551-9. Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/004565359190002U

Johnston J, Draper W, Stephens R (1991). LC-MS compatible HPLC separation for xenobiotics and their phase I and phase II metabolites: simultaneous anion exchange and reversed-phase chromatography. J Chromatogr Sci 29:511-6.  Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1761635 

Kim I, Sasinos F, Stephens R, Wang J, Brown M (1991). Determination of chlorinated phenoxy acid and ester herbicides in soil and water by liquid chromatography particle beam mass spectrometry and ultraviolet absorption spectrophotometry. Anal Chem 63:819-23. Abstract: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ac00008a017

Kim I, Sasinos F, Stephens R, Brown M (1991). Determination of aromatic sulfonic acids in aqueous environmental samples by anion-exchange chromatography coupled to particle beam mass spectrometry and UV spectrophotometry. J Chromatogr A 589:177-83. Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/002196739280020U

Kimbrough D, Wakakuwa J (1991). Report of an interlaboratory study comparing EPA SW 846 Method 3050 and an alternative method from the California Department of Health Service Waste Testing & Quality Assurance: Third Volume, ASTM STP 1075. CE Tatsch, Ed.,American Society for Testing and Materials, Philadelphia, PA.

Nicas M, Simmons B, Spear R (1991). Environmental versus analytical variability in exposure measurements. Am Ind Hyg Assoc J 52:553-7. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/1781435  

Okamoto H, Wijekoon D, Esperanza C, Cheng J, Park S, Garcha J, Perera K (1991). Analysis for N-methylcarbamate pesticides by HPLC in environmental samples. Waste testing and quality assurance: Third Volume, D. Friedman, Ed., ASTM STP 1075, American Society for Testing and Materials, Philadelphia, PA.

Petreas M, Goldman L, Hayward D, Chang R, Flattery J, Wiesmuller T, Stephens R, Fry D, Rappe C (1991). Biotransfer and bioaccumulation of PCDD/PCDFs from soil: Controlled exposure studies of chickens. Chemosphere 23:1731-41. Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0045653591900215

Rappaport S, Kure E, Petreas M, Ting D, Woodlee J (1991). A field method for measuring solvent vapors in exhaled air--application to styrene exposure. Scand J Work Environ Health 17:195-204. Free full text: http://www.sjweh.fi/show_abstract.php?abstract_id=1710  

Riviello J, Siriraks A, Manabe R, Roehl R, and Alforque M (1991). Using IC to enhance the performance of inductively coupled plasma-optical emission spectrometry and inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry. LC-GC 9:704.


Brown F, Draper W (1990). Particle beam LC/MS of phenols and their sulfate and glucuronide conjugates. LC-MS: Applications in Agricultural, Pharmaceutical and Environmental Chemistry. edited by M. Brown, ACS Symposium Series No. 420, American Chemistry Society, Washington, DC, 15:232-44.

Brown F, Draper W. Separation of phenols and their glucuronide and sulfate conjugates by anion-exchange liquid chromatography. J Chromatogr A 479:441-4. doi:10.1016/S0021-9673(01)83361-6. Abstract and first page: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0021967301833616

Chang R, Hayward D, Goldman L, Harnly M, Flattery J, Stephens R (1989). Foraging farm animals as biomonitors for dioxin contamination. Chemosphere 19:481-6. doi:10.1016/0045-6535(89)90355-X. Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/004565358990355X.

Chang R, Jarman W, King C, Esperanza C, Stephens R. (1990). Bioaccumulation of PCDDs and PCDFs in food animals III: A rapid cleanup of biological materials using reverse phase adsorbent columns. Chemosphere 20:881-6. doi:10.1016/0045-6535(90)90196-Z. Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/004565359090196Z.

Draper W, Brown F, Bethem R, Miille M (1989). Thermospray mass spectrometry and tandem mass spectrometry of polar, urinary metabolites and metabolic conjugates. Biomed Environ Mass Spectrom 18:767-74. Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2790262 

Draper W, Brown F, Bethem R, Miille M (1990). Anion exchange thermospray tandem mass spectrometry of polar, urinary metabolites and metabolic conjugates. LC-MS: Applications in Agricultural, Pharmaceutical, and Environmental Chemistry, M Brown, Ed., ACS Symposium Series No. 420, American Chemical Society, Washington, DC, 17:253-69.

Goldman L, Hayward D, Flattery J, Harnly M, Patterson D, Needham L, Siegal D, Chang R, Stephens R, Kizer K (1989). Serum, adipose, and autopsy tissue PCDD and PCDF levels in people eating dioxin contaminated beef and chicken eggs. Chemosphere 19:841-8. doi:10.1016/0045-6535(89)90419-0. Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0045653589904190.

Hayward D, Charles J, Voss de Bettancourt C, Stephens S, Stephens R, Papanek P, Lance L, Ward C (1989). PCDD and PCDF in breast milk as correlated with fish consumption in Southern California. Chemosphere 18:455-68. doi:10.1016/0045-6535(89)90155-0. Abstract:  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0045653589901550.

Kimbrough D, Wakakuwa J (1989). Acid digestion for sediments, sludges, soils, and solid wastes. A proposed alternative to EPA SW 846 Method 3050. Environ Sci Technol 23:898-900. doi:10.1021/es00065a021. Abstract and first page: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/es00065a021  

Stephens R, Harnly M, Hayward D, Chang R, Flattery J, Petreas M, Goldman L (1990). Bioaccumulation of dioxins in food animals II: Controlled exposure studies. Chemosphere 20:1091-6. doi:10.1016/0045-6535(90)90226-J. Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/004565359090226J.


Draper W, Phillips J, Harnly M, Stephens R (1988). Assessing environmental contamination from a pentachlorophenol fire: Screening soils for octachlorodibenzodioxin. Chemosphere 17:1831-50.

Iskander M, Yacoub N, Holden A, Smith C, Stephens R (1988). Comparative study of preparative and analytical techniques for the determination of selenium in water, sediment and vegetation matrices. Waste Testing and Quality Assurance, ASTM STP 999. D Friedman, Ed., American Society for Testing and Materials, Philadelphia, PA.


Draper W, Wolfe N (1987). Abiotic processes in the degradation of pesticides in natural waters. Pesticide Science and Biotechnology, R Greenhalgh and TR Roberts, eds. Proceedings of the 6th IUPAC Congress of Pesticide Chemistry, Blackwell Scientific Publications,Oxford, 425-32.

Draper W, Stephens R, Ruzo L (1987). Photochemical surface decontamination: Application to a polychlorinated biphenyl spill site. Solving Hazardous Waste Problems, edited by J.Exner, ACS Symposium Series No. 338, American Chemical Society, Washington, DC, 350-66.

Wang Y, Flessel C, Williams L, Chang K, DiBartolomeis M, Simmons B, Singer H, Sun S (1987). Evaluation of guidelines for preparing wastewater samples for Ames testing. Short- term bioassays in the analysis of complex environmental mixtures Vol. V: , S Sandhu, DM DeMarini, MJ Mass, MM Moore, and JL Mumford, Eds., 67-87.


Appel B, Tokiwa Y, Hsu J (1985). Visibility as related to atmospheric aerosol constituents. Atmos Environ 19:1525-34.  doi:10.1016/0004-6981(85)90290-2. Abstract: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0004698185902902

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