Delilah Lithner

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparative acute toxicity of leachates from plastic products made of polypropylene, polyethylene, PVC, acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene, and epoxy to Daphnia magna
    Delilah Lithner
    Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 19:1763-72. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Toxicity of electronic waste leachates to Daphnia magna: screening and toxicity identification evaluation of different products, components, and materials
    Delilah Lithner
    Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 62:579-88. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Environmental and health hazard ranking and assessment of plastic polymers based on chemical composition
    Delilah Lithner
    Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Gothenburg, P O Box 461, 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Sci Total Environ 409:3309-24. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Leachates from plastic consumer products--screening for toxicity with Daphnia magna
    Delilah Lithner
    Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Gothenburg, P O Box 461, 40530 Goteborg, Sweden
    Chemosphere 74:1195-200. 2009

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  1. doi request reprint Comparative acute toxicity of leachates from plastic products made of polypropylene, polyethylene, PVC, acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene, and epoxy to Daphnia magna
    Delilah Lithner
    Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 19:1763-72. 2012
    ..The aims of this study were to determine and compare the toxicity of leachates from plastic products made of five plastics types and to identify the class of compounds that is causing the toxicity...
  2. doi request reprint Toxicity of electronic waste leachates to Daphnia magna: screening and toxicity identification evaluation of different products, components, and materials
    Delilah Lithner
    Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 62:579-88. 2012
    ..Overall, this study has shown that electronic waste can leach toxic compounds also during short-term leaching with pure water...
  3. doi request reprint Environmental and health hazard ranking and assessment of plastic polymers based on chemical composition
    Delilah Lithner
    Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Gothenburg, P O Box 461, 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Sci Total Environ 409:3309-24. 2011
    ..This study has identified hazardous substances used in polymer production for which the risks should be evaluated for decisions on the need for risk reduction measures, substitution, or even phase out...
  4. doi request reprint Leachates from plastic consumer products--screening for toxicity with Daphnia magna
    Delilah Lithner
    Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, University of Gothenburg, P O Box 461, 40530 Goteborg, Sweden
    Chemosphere 74:1195-200. 2009
    ..Acute toxicity tests of plastic product leachates were found to be useful for screening purposes for differentiating between toxic and non-toxic products...