Heather M Stapleton

Summary

Affiliation: National Institute of Standards and Technology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Polybrominated diphenyl ethers in house dust and clothes dryer lint
    Heather M Stapleton
    National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 39:925-31. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Certification of SRM 1589a PCBs, pesticides, PBDEs, and dioxins/furans in human serum
    Michele M Schantz
    Analytical Chemistry Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD 20899, USA
    Anal Bioanal Chem 389:1201-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Determination of polybrominated diphenyl ethers in indoor dust standard reference materials
    Heather M Stapleton
    Analytical Chemistry Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD 20899, USA
    Anal Bioanal Chem 384:791-800. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Persistent organic pollutants in two dolphin species with focus on toxaphene and polybrominated diphenyl ethers
    Karen J S Tuerk
    National Institute of Standards and Technology, Hollings Marine Laboratory, Charleston, South Carolina 29412, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 39:692-8. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Photodegradation of decabromodiphenyl ether in house dust by natural sunlight
    Heather M Stapleton
    Duke University, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 27:306-12. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Linking PBDEs in house dust to consumer products using X-ray fluorescence
    Joseph G Allen
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, 117 Fourth Avenue, Needham, Massachusetts 02494, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:4222-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Measurement of polybrominated diphenyl ethers on hand wipes: estimating exposure from hand-to-mouth contact
    Heather M Stapleton
    Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3329-34. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in foam recyclers and carpet installers working in the United States
    Heather M Stapleton
    Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University, LSRC Box 90328, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3453-8. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Personal exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in residential indoor air
    Joseph G Allen
    Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:4574-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparative absorption and bioaccumulation of polybrominated diphenyl ethers following ingestion via dust and oil in male rats
    Janice K Huwe
    United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service Biosciences Research Laboratory, Fargo, North Dakota 58105, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:2694-700. 2008

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Polybrominated diphenyl ethers in house dust and clothes dryer lint
    Heather M Stapleton
    National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 39:925-31. 2005
    ..This study demonstrates that PBDEs are prevalent at relatively high concentrations within homes where people, and particularly young children, may be susceptible to exposure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Certification of SRM 1589a PCBs, pesticides, PBDEs, and dioxins/furans in human serum
    Michele M Schantz
    Analytical Chemistry Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD 20899, USA
    Anal Bioanal Chem 389:1201-8. 2007
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  3. ncbi request reprint Determination of polybrominated diphenyl ethers in indoor dust standard reference materials
    Heather M Stapleton
    Analytical Chemistry Division, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD 20899, USA
    Anal Bioanal Chem 384:791-800. 2006
    ..These SRMs are the first reference materials with certified concentrations for PBDEs, which will aid in validating future measurements of PBDEs in house dust and other similar matrices...
  4. ncbi request reprint Persistent organic pollutants in two dolphin species with focus on toxaphene and polybrominated diphenyl ethers
    Karen J S Tuerk
    National Institute of Standards and Technology, Hollings Marine Laboratory, Charleston, South Carolina 29412, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 39:692-8. 2005
    ..acutus or that concentrations have already peaked in this species prior to the first collection in 1993...
  5. doi request reprint Photodegradation of decabromodiphenyl ether in house dust by natural sunlight
    Heather M Stapleton
    Duke University, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 27:306-12. 2008
    ..The ratio of BDE 197 to BDE 201 may also be indicative of BDE 209 degradation. as the ratio of these two congeners appeared to reach a steady-state value (~1) in both exposure scenarios in the present study...
  6. ncbi request reprint Linking PBDEs in house dust to consumer products using X-ray fluorescence
    Joseph G Allen
    Environmental Health and Engineering, Inc, 117 Fourth Avenue, Needham, Massachusetts 02494, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:4222-8. 2008
    ..005), a potential surrogate for television usage...
  7. ncbi request reprint Measurement of polybrominated diphenyl ethers on hand wipes: estimating exposure from hand-to-mouth contact
    Heather M Stapleton
    Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3329-34. 2008
    ..These estimates are greater than dietary intake rates and suggest hand-to-mouth contact may be a key exposure route for PBDEs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in foam recyclers and carpet installers working in the United States
    Heather M Stapleton
    Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Duke University, LSRC Box 90328, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:3453-8. 2008
    ..e., carpet padding), have higher body burdens of PBDEs, and thus may be at higher risk from adverse health effects associated with brominated flame retardant exposure...
  9. ncbi request reprint Personal exposure to polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in residential indoor air
    Joseph G Allen
    Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 41:4574-9. 2007
    ..045) and BDE 209 (r = 0.58, p = 0.008). Use of personal air concentrations increased estimates of inhalation exposure over those previously reported. Inhalation may account for up to 22% of the total BDE 209 exposure in U.S. adults...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparative absorption and bioaccumulation of polybrominated diphenyl ethers following ingestion via dust and oil in male rats
    Janice K Huwe
    United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service Biosciences Research Laboratory, Fargo, North Dakota 58105, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 42:2694-700. 2008
    ..The present study shows that PBDEs in dust are readily bioavailable and are biologically active, as indicated by increased transcription of hepatic enzymes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Debromination of polybrominated diphenyl ether-99 (BDE-99) in carp (Cyprinus carpio) microflora and microsomes
    Rae T Benedict
    University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, P O Box 38, Solomons, MD 20688, USA
    Chemosphere 69:987-93. 2007
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  12. ncbi request reprint In vivo and in vitro debromination of decabromodiphenyl ether (BDE 209) by juvenile rainbow trout and common carp
    Heather M Stapleton
    Duke University, Nicholas School of the Environment and Earth Sciences, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 40:4653-8. 2006
    ..In contrast, carp liver microsomes biotransformed up to 65% of the BDE 209 mass, primarily down to hexaBDE congeners. These microsomal incubations confirm a metabolic pathway for BDE 209 debromination...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dietary accumulation and metabolism of polybrominated diphenyl ethers by juvenile carp (Cyprinus carpio)
    Heather M Stapleton
    Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Solomons, Maryland 20688, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 23:1939-46. 2004
    ..This study suggests that BDEs have significantly different fate dynamics relative to PCBs in wild carp and likely other species of fish...
  14. ncbi request reprint Debromination of polybrominated diphenyl ether congeners BDE 99 and BDE 183 in the intestinal tract of the common carp (Cyprinus carpio)
    Heather M Stapleton
    Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland, Center for Environmental Science, Solomons, Maryland 20688, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 38:1054-61. 2004
    ..Reactions occurring within the gut transform BDE congeners to other products that may accumulate or be excreted. Further studies are needed to identify and determine the effects of these BDE metabolites...
  15. ncbi request reprint Debromination of the flame retardant decabromodiphenyl ether by juvenile carp (Cyprinus carpio) following dietary exposure
    Heather M Stapleton
    Chesapeake Biological Laboratory, University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science, Solomons, Maryland 20688, USA
    Environ Sci Technol 38:112-9. 2004
    ..Although exposure of carp to BDE 209 did not result in the accumulation of BDE 209 in carp tissues, our results indicate evidence of limited BDE 209 bioavailability from food in the form of lower brominated metabolites...
  16. ncbi request reprint Polybrominated diphenyl ether flame retardants in the North American environment
    Robert C Hale
    Department of Environmental and Aquatic Animal Health, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William and Mary, 1208 Greate Road, Gloucester Point, VA 23062, USA
    Environ Int 29:771-9. 2003
    ..This lack of redistribution is likely due to its extremely low volatility and water solubility. Penta-BDE and Deca-BDE products are used in different applications and this may also be a factor controlling their environmental release...