- Engineered nanomaterials in soils and water: how do they behave and could they pose a risk to human health?
Alistair B A Boxall
University of York Central Science Laboratory, EcoChemistry Team, Sand Hutton, York, YO41 1LZ, UK
Nanomedicine (Lond) 2:919-27. 2007
..This will require research in a range of areas, including detection and characterization, environmental fate and transport, ecotoxicology and toxicology...
- Detection and characterization of engineered nanoparticles in food and the environment
Central Science Laboratory, Sand Hutton, York YO41 1LZ, UK
Food Addit Contam Part A Chem Anal Control Expo Risk Assess 25:795-821. 2008
..Future work should focus on addressing these challenges...
- Considerations for environmental fate and ecotoxicity testing to support environmental risk assessments for engineered nanoparticles
Environment Department, University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK
J Chromatogr A 1216:503-9. 2009
- Imaging of engineered nanoparticles and their aggregates under fully liquid conditions in environmental matrices
Environment Department, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK
Water Res 43:3335-43. 2009
..In combination with other analytical tools (e.g. HDC- or FFF-ICP-MS, DLS), WetSEM could help to provide a better understanding of the fate and behaviour of ENPs in the environment...
- A uniform measurement expression for cross method comparison of nanoparticle aggregate size distributions
The Food and Environment Research Agency, Sand Hutton, York Y041 1LZ, UK
Analyst 140:5257-67. 2015
..The authors recommend the uniform MED size expression for application in nanomaterial risk assessment studies and clarifications in current regulations and definitions concerning nanomaterials. ..
- How important is drinking water exposure for the risks of engineered nanoparticles to consumers?
a The Food and Environment Research Agency FERA, Sand Hutton, York, UK
Nanotoxicology 10:102-10. 2016
..The exceptions were some clothing materials, paints and coatings and cleaning products containing Ag, Al, TiO2, Fe2O3 ENPs and carbon-based materials. ..
- Uncertainties of size measurements in electron microscopy characterization of nanomaterials in foods
The Food and Environment Research Agency, Sand Hutton, York Y041 1LZ, UK The University of York, Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK Electronic address
Food Chem 176:472-9. 2015
..The main conclusion is that to improve the measurement reliability, care should be taken to consider replications and matrix removal prior to sample preparation. ..
- Nanoparticle analysis and characterization methodologies in environmental risk assessment of engineered nanoparticles
Department of Chemistry, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg 41296, Sweden
Ecotoxicology 17:344-61. 2008
..The advantage of combining complementary methods is highlighted...