R B Choueri
- Development of site-specific sediment quality guidelines for North and South Atlantic littoral zones: comparison against national and international sediment quality benchmarksR B Choueri
Department of Physical Chemistry, Faculty of Marine and Environmental Sciences, University of Cadiz, Cátedra UNESCO UNITWIN WiCop, CP 11510 Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
J Hazard Mater 170:320-31. 2009..The use of the same methodology to derive SQGs in Brazilian and Spanish port zones confirmed the applicability of this technique with an international scope and provided a harmonised methodology for site-specific SQGs derivation...
- Integrated sediment quality assessment in Paranaguá Estuarine System, Southern BrazilR B Choueri
Cátedra UNESCO UNITWIN WiCop, Department of Physical Chemistry, Faculty of Marine and Environmental Sciences, University of Cadiz, CP 11510, Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 72:1824-31. 2009..Benthic community structure seems to be affected by both pollution and natural fine characteristics of the sediments, which reinforces the importance of a weight-of-evidence approach to evaluate sediments of PES...
- Harmonised framework for ecological risk assessment of sediments from ports and estuarine zones of North and South AtlanticR B Choueri
Cátedra UNESCO UNITWIN WiCop, Departmento de Quimica Fisica, Facultad de Ciencias del Mar y Ambientales, Universidad de Cadiz, CP 11510, Puerto Real, Cadiz, Spain
Ecotoxicology 19:678-96. 2010..We demonstrated the successful application of this framework in different port and estuarine zones of the North (Gulf of Cádiz) and South Atlantic (Santos and Paranaguá Estuarine Systems)...
- Chronic contamination assessment integrating biomarkers' responses in transplanted mussels--a seasonal monitoringC D S Pereira
Laboratorio de Ecotoxicologia, Universidade Santa Cecilia, Oswaldo Cruz 266, 11045 907 Santos, SP, Brazil
Environ Toxicol 27:257-67. 2012..The influence of natural factors and other contaminants (e.g., pharmaceuticals) on biomarkers' responses are also discussed...