Samira Ibrahim Korfali

Summary

Affiliation: Lebanese American University
Country: Lebanon

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of water quality of the Qaraaoun Reservoir, Lebanon: suitability for multipurpose usage
    Mey Jurdi
    Department of Environmental Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Monit Assess 77:11-30. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of metals in sediments and water in the River Nahr-Ibrahim, Lebanon: 1996 and 1999
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, P O Box, 13 5053, Chouran Beirut, 1102 2801, Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Geochem Health 25:41-50. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variations of trace metal chemical forms in bed sediments of a karstic river in Lebanon: implications for self-purification
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, P O Box, 13 5053, Chouran Beirurt, 1102 2801, Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Geochem Health 27:385-95. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Assessment of toxic metals and phthalates in children's toys and clays
    Samira I Korfali
    Natural Science Department, Lebanese American University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 65:368-81. 2013
  5. pmc Evaluation of heavy metals content in dietary supplements in Lebanon
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Lebanese American University, P, O, Box 13 5053, Chouran Beirut, 1102 2801, Beirut, Lebanon
    Chem Cent J 7:10. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Speciation of metals in bed sediments and water of Qaraaoun Reservoir, Lebanon
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, PO Box 13 5053, Chouran Beirut 1102, 2801 Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Monit Assess 178:563-79. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Provision of safe domestic water for the promotion and protection of public health: a case study of the city of Beirut, Lebanon
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, PO Box 13 5053, Chouran, Beirut 11022801, Lebanon
    Environ Geochem Health 31:283-95. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of domestic water quality: case study, Beirut, Lebanon
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, P O Box 13 5053, Chouran Beirut, 1102 2801, Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Monit Assess 135:241-51. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Variation of metals in bed sediments of Qaraaoun Reservoir, Lebanon
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, Chouran Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Monit Assess 115:307-19. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessment of community noise problem in Greater Beirut Area, Lebanon
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Monit Assess 84:203-18. 2003

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of water quality of the Qaraaoun Reservoir, Lebanon: suitability for multipurpose usage
    Mey Jurdi
    Department of Environmental Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, American University of Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Monit Assess 77:11-30. 2002
    ..It is concluded that the reservoir water is fit for multipurpose uses, namely, drinking, domestic, recreational activities, irrigation, fisheries, livestock and industrial, and should be properly managed accordingly...
  2. ncbi request reprint A comparison of metals in sediments and water in the River Nahr-Ibrahim, Lebanon: 1996 and 1999
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, P O Box, 13 5053, Chouran Beirut, 1102 2801, Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Geochem Health 25:41-50. 2003
    ..The decrease in precipitation rate, lowering the level of water and the dilution of industrial discharges and decrease in water pH led most probably to the desorption of metals from sediments into the water...
  3. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variations of trace metal chemical forms in bed sediments of a karstic river in Lebanon: implications for self-purification
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, P O Box, 13 5053, Chouran Beirurt, 1102 2801, Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Geochem Health 27:385-95. 2005
    ..Nahr Ibrahim has a high capacity for self purification and metal resolubilization from sediment will be limited by the solubility of carbonate forms...
  4. doi request reprint Assessment of toxic metals and phthalates in children's toys and clays
    Samira I Korfali
    Natural Science Department, Lebanese American University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 65:368-81. 2013
    ..Consequently, an intervention plan was proposed for the provision of safe toys to children...
  5. pmc Evaluation of heavy metals content in dietary supplements in Lebanon
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Lebanese American University, P, O, Box 13 5053, Chouran Beirut, 1102 2801, Beirut, Lebanon
    Chem Cent J 7:10. 2013
    ..abstract:..
  6. doi request reprint Speciation of metals in bed sediments and water of Qaraaoun Reservoir, Lebanon
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, PO Box 13 5053, Chouran Beirut 1102, 2801 Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Monit Assess 178:563-79. 2011
    ..The sensitivity attempt of free hydrated ion of Ni, Zn, Pb, and Cd in reservoir water revealed dependence of Zn and Cd on pH and alkalinity, while Ni and Pb were only dependent on pH...
  7. doi request reprint Provision of safe domestic water for the promotion and protection of public health: a case study of the city of Beirut, Lebanon
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, PO Box 13 5053, Chouran, Beirut 11022801, Lebanon
    Environ Geochem Health 31:283-95. 2009
    ..Consumer awareness and active contributions to promote and protect public health are important...
  8. ncbi request reprint Assessment of domestic water quality: case study, Beirut, Lebanon
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, P O Box 13 5053, Chouran Beirut, 1102 2801, Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Monit Assess 135:241-51. 2007
    ..The predicted metal species and scales within the water pipes of distribution network depended on water pH, hardness, sulfate, chloride, and iron. The corrosion of iron pipes mainly depended on Mg hardness...
  9. ncbi request reprint Variation of metals in bed sediments of Qaraaoun Reservoir, Lebanon
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, Chouran Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Monit Assess 115:307-19. 2006
    ..It was concluded that sediments act as a sink for metals and the deposition of metals is primarily related to sediment organic content and the level of dissolved oxygen in water...
  10. ncbi request reprint Assessment of community noise problem in Greater Beirut Area, Lebanon
    Samira Ibrahim Korfali
    Natural Science Division, Lebanese American University, Beirut, Lebanon
    Environ Monit Assess 84:203-18. 2003
    ..A set of recommendations is presented to reduce community noise problem in Greater Beirut Area...