Paul J Van den Brink

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Affiliation: Wageningen University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of a herbicide-insecticide mixture in freshwater microcosms: risk assessment and ecological effect chain
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Pollut 157:237-49. 2009
  2. doi request reprint The use of traits-based approaches and eco(toxico)logical models to advance the ecological risk assessment framework for chemicals
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Integr Environ Assess Manag 9:e47-57. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Traits-based approaches in bioassessment and ecological risk assessment: strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, PO Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Integr Environ Assess Manag 7:198-208. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Principal response curves technique for the analysis of multivariate biomonitoring time series
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Monit Assess 152:271-81. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint An individual-based approach to model spatial population dynamics of invertebrates in aquatic ecosystems after pesticide contamination
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 26:2226-36. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Chemical and biological evaluation of sediments from the Wadden Sea, The Netherlands
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Ecotoxicology 15:451-60. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The use of terrestrial and aquatic microcosms and mesocosms for the ecological risk assessment of veterinary medicinal products
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:820-9. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Effects of time-variable exposure regimes of the insecticide chlorpyrifos on freshwater invertebrate communities in microcosms
    Mazhar Iqbal Zafar
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:1383-94. 2011
  9. pmc Ecological impacts of time-variable exposure regimes to the fungicide azoxystrobin on freshwater communities in outdoor microcosms
    Mazhar Iqbal Zafar
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Ecotoxicology 21:1024-38. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of a mixture of two insecticides in freshwater microcosms: II. Responses of plankton and ecological risk assessment
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra Green World Research, Wageningen University and Research Centre, The Netherlands
    Ecotoxicology 11:181-97. 2002

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  1. doi request reprint Effects of a herbicide-insecticide mixture in freshwater microcosms: risk assessment and ecological effect chain
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Pollut 157:237-49. 2009
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  2. doi request reprint The use of traits-based approaches and eco(toxico)logical models to advance the ecological risk assessment framework for chemicals
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Integr Environ Assess Manag 9:e47-57. 2013
    ..The article uses examples from the aquatic compartment, but the concepts that are used, and their integration within the framework, can be generalized to other environmental compartments...
  3. doi request reprint Traits-based approaches in bioassessment and ecological risk assessment: strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, PO Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Integr Environ Assess Manag 7:198-208. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Principal response curves technique for the analysis of multivariate biomonitoring time series
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Monit Assess 152:271-81. 2009
    ..g. preferred water quality or reference site). Advantages and disadvantages of both methods are discussed and illustrated...
  5. ncbi request reprint An individual-based approach to model spatial population dynamics of invertebrates in aquatic ecosystems after pesticide contamination
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 26:2226-36. 2007
    ..It should be noted, however, that the inclusion of drift had a negligible impact on numbers in the stream as a whole (600 m)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Chemical and biological evaluation of sediments from the Wadden Sea, The Netherlands
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Ecotoxicology 15:451-60. 2006
    ..On the basis of the chemical and biological evaluations, four sites (Dantziggat, Malzwin, Richel and Lauwers) can be considered to be "clean" reference sites...
  7. ncbi request reprint The use of terrestrial and aquatic microcosms and mesocosms for the ecological risk assessment of veterinary medicinal products
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 24:820-9. 2005
    ..We suggest that some of the approaches developed for pesticide risk assessment can be used for VMPs and offer suggestions for the development of a framework for ecological risk assessment of VMPs...
  8. doi request reprint Effects of time-variable exposure regimes of the insecticide chlorpyrifos on freshwater invertebrate communities in microcosms
    Mazhar Iqbal Zafar
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:1383-94. 2011
    ..These results suggest that for this combination of concentrations and duration of the TWA, the TWA concentration is more important for most species than the peak concentration for the assessment of long-term risks of chlorpyrifos...
  9. pmc Ecological impacts of time-variable exposure regimes to the fungicide azoxystrobin on freshwater communities in outdoor microcosms
    Mazhar Iqbal Zafar
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Ecotoxicology 21:1024-38. 2012
    ..Azoxystrobin only slightly affected some species of the macroinvertebrate, phytoplankton and macrophyte assemblages. The overall no observed ecologically adverse effect concentrations (NOEAEC) in this study was 10 µg/L...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of a mixture of two insecticides in freshwater microcosms: II. Responses of plankton and ecological risk assessment
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra Green World Research, Wageningen University and Research Centre, The Netherlands
    Ecotoxicology 11:181-97. 2002
    ..It was found that the safety factors set by the Uniform Principles for individual compounds also ensure protection against chronic exposure to a mixture of insecticides at community level, though not always at species level...
  11. pmc Species traits as predictors for intrinsic sensitivity of aquatic invertebrates to the insecticide chlorpyrifos
    Mascha N Rubach
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University, P O Box 47, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Ecotoxicology 21:2088-101. 2012
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  12. ncbi request reprint Aquatic risk assessment of a realistic exposure to pesticides used in bulb crops: a microcosm study
    Rene P A van Wijngaarden
    Alterra, Green World Research, P O Box 47, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 23:1479-98. 2004
    ..Spray drift reduction measures seem to be efficient in protecting aquatic ecosystems in agricultural areas...
  13. ncbi request reprint Threshold levels for effects of insecticides in freshwater ecosystems: a review
    Rene P A van Wijngaarden
    Alterra, Wageningen UR, P O Box 47, NL 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Ecotoxicology 14:355-80. 2005
    ..The consistency of response patterns found in model ecosystem studies can be useful when estimating the ecological risks of pesticides. The use of an effect classification system was also helpful in evaluating effects...
  14. ncbi request reprint Ecological impact in ditch mesocosms of simulated spray drift from a crop protection program for potatoes
    Gertie H P Arts
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Integr Environ Assess Manag 2:105-25. 2006
    ..This suggests that risk assessments based on the individual compounds would in this case have been sufficiently protective for their uses in a crop protection program...
  15. pmc Effects of malathion and carbendazim on Amazonian freshwater organisms: comparison of tropical and temperate species sensitivity distributions
    Andreu Rico
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Ecotoxicology 20:625-34. 2011
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  16. pmc Variability in the dynamics of mortality and immobility responses of freshwater arthropods exposed to chlorpyrifos
    Mascha N Rubach
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University and Research Centre, 6700AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 60:708-21. 2011
    ..This is even more relevant because an immobile animal is unlikely to survive for long periods under field conditions. This and other such considerations relevant to the decision-making process for a particular end point are discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effects of a mixture of two insecticides in freshwater microcosms: I. Fate of chlorpyrifos and lindane and responses of macroinvertebrates
    Jan G M Cuppen
    Wageningen University, Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, The Netherlands
    Ecotoxicology 11:165-80. 2002
    ..A second paper (Van den Brink et al., 2002) addresses the effects on other endpoints, as well as the overall risk assessment of the insecticide mixture...
  18. pmc Persistence of aquatic insects across managed landscapes: effects of landscape permeability on re-colonization and population recovery
    Nika Galic
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 8:e54584. 2013
    ..We discuss these findings with respect to possible landscape management scenarios...
  19. pmc Effect of parathion-methyl on Amazonian fish and freshwater invertebrates: a comparison of sensitivity with temperate data
    Andreu Rico
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 58:765-71. 2010
    ..Consequently, this evaluation supports the initial use of toxicity data of temperate fish and freshwater invertebrate species for assessing the effects of parathion-methyl on Amazonian freshwater ecosystems...
  20. doi request reprint A new method for ranking mode-specific sensitivity of freshwater arthropods to insecticides and its relationship to biological traits
    Mascha N Rubach
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 29:476-87. 2010
    ..e., the toxicokinetics and toxicodynamics...
  21. ncbi request reprint Perpest model, a case-based reasoning approach to predict ecological risks of pesticides
    Paul J Van den Brink
    Alterra Green World Research, Wageningen University and Research Centre, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 21:2500-6. 2002
    ..This paper discusses the scientific background of the model as well as its strengths, limitations, and possible applications...
  22. doi request reprint Modeling environmental and human health risks of veterinary medicinal products applied in pond aquaculture
    Andreu Rico
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 32:1196-207. 2013
    ..In the present study, the scientific background, strengths, and limitations of the ERA-AQUA model are presented together with a sensitivity analysis and an example showing its potential applications...
  23. pmc Effects of the veterinary pharmaceutical ivermectin in indoor aquatic microcosms
    Harry Boonstra
    Alterra, Department for Water and Climate, Wageningen University and Research Centre, The Netherlands
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 60:77-89. 2011
    ..This study demonstrates that simple plankton-dominated test systems for assessing the effects of ivermectin can produce results similar to those obtained with large complex outdoor systems...
  24. doi request reprint The role of ecological models in linking ecological risk assessment to ecosystem services in agroecosystems
    Nika Galic
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Sci Total Environ 415:93-100. 2012
    ..However, we argue that both fields are advancing quickly and can prove very valuable in achieving more ecologically relevant ERA...
  25. doi request reprint The neonicotinoid imidacloprid shows high chronic toxicity to mayfly nymphs
    Ivo Roessink
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 32:1096-100. 2013
    ..03 µg/L). The results indicated a high aquatic risk of chronic exposure of imidacloprid to mayflies...
  26. doi request reprint Toxicokinetic variation in 15 freshwater arthropod species exposed to the insecticide chlorpyrifos
    Mascha N Rubach
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 29:2225-34. 2010
    ..This variation has implications for the development of TKTD approaches in ERA, including assessing fluctuating exposure concentrations and the interpretation of observed toxicity responses in the laboratory and in the field...
  27. doi request reprint Simulating population recovery of an aquatic isopod: Effects of timing of stress and landscape structure
    Nika Galic
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Pollut 163:91-9. 2012
    ..We emphasize the need for a coherent definition of recovery for more relevant ecosystem risk assessment and management...
  28. doi request reprint Effects of the antibiotic enrofloxacin on the ecology of tropical eutrophic freshwater microcosms
    Andreu Rico
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Aquat Toxicol 147:92-104. 2014
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  29. doi request reprint Potential application of population models in the European ecological risk assessment of chemicals. II. Review of models and their potential to address environmental protection aims
    Nika Galic
    Alterra, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Integr Environ Assess Manag 6:338-60. 2010
    ..Because most of the models reviewed here were not developed for regulatory risk assessment, there is great potential and a variety of ecological models in the published literature...
  30. doi request reprint Probabilistic risk assessment of veterinary medicines applied to four major aquaculture species produced in Asia
    Andreu Rico
    Department of Aquatic Ecology and Water Quality Management, Wageningen University, Wageningen University and Research Centre, P O Box 47, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Sci Total Environ 468:630-41. 2014
    ..In addition, we discuss general knowledge gaps and research priorities for performing refined risk assessments of aquaculture medicines in the near future. ..