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Shorter than short-chain: Very short-chain chlorinated paraffins (vSCCPs) found in wildlife from the Yangtze River Delta.

Environ Int 2019 Sep 28;130:104955. Epub 2019 Jun 28.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry, Stockholm University, SE-10691 Stockholm, Sweden. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2019.104955DOI Listing
September 2019

Serum concentrations of legacy and emerging halogenated flame retardants in a Norwegian cohort: Relationship to external exposure.

Environ Res 2019 Sep 9;178:108731. Epub 2019 Sep 9.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES), Stockholm University, SE-106 91, Stockholm, Sweden. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2019.108731DOI Listing
September 2019

Mass balance study of brominated flame retardants in female captive peregrine falcons.

Environ Sci Process Impacts 2019 Jul;21(7):1115-1131

Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Gothenburg, SE-405 30 Göteborg, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c9em00177hDOI Listing
July 2019

Occurrence of legacy and alternative plasticizers in indoor dust from various EU countries and implications for human exposure via dust ingestion and dermal absorption.

Environ Res 2019 Apr 22;171:204-212. Epub 2018 Nov 22.

Toxicological Center, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Wilrijk, Antwerp, Belgium. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2018.11.034DOI Listing
April 2019

Accumulation of Short-, Medium-, and Long-Chain Chlorinated Paraffins in Marine and Terrestrial Animals from Scandinavia.

Environ Sci Technol 2019 04 20;53(7):3526-3537. Epub 2019 Mar 20.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry , Stockholm University , Svante Arrhenius väg 8 , SE-10691 Stockholm , Sweden.

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http://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/acs.est.8b06518
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.8b06518DOI Listing
April 2019

Organohalogenated Flame Retardants and Organophosphate Esters in Office Air and Dust from Sweden.

Environ Sci Technol 2019 02 11;53(4):2124-2133. Epub 2019 Feb 11.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES) , Stockholm University , SE-106 91 Stockholm , Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.8b05269DOI Listing
February 2019

Concentrations and variability of organophosphate esters, halogenated flame retardants, and polybrominated diphenyl ethers in indoor and outdoor air in Stockholm, Sweden.

Environ Pollut 2018 Sep 11;240:514-522. Epub 2018 May 11.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES), Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2018.04.086DOI Listing
September 2018

Assessment of dermal exposure to halogenated flame retardants: Comparison using direct measurements from hand wipes with an indirect estimation from settled dust concentrations.

Environ Int 2018 06 3;115:285-294. Epub 2018 Apr 3.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES), Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2018.03.038DOI Listing
June 2018

Brominated Flame Retardants and Organophosphate Esters in Preschool Dust and Children's Hand Wipes.

Environ Sci Technol 2018 04 4;52(8):4878-4888. Epub 2018 Apr 4.

Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet , Box 210, 171 77 Stockholm , Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.8b00184DOI Listing
April 2018

Multi-pathway human exposure assessment of phthalate esters and DINCH.

Environ Int 2018 03 19;112:115-126. Epub 2017 Dec 19.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES), Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2017.12.016DOI Listing
March 2018

Chlorinated paraffins leaking from hand blenders can lead to significant human exposures.

Environ Int 2017 12 21;109:73-80. Epub 2017 Sep 21.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry, Stockholm University, Svante Arrhenius väg 8, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden; Swetox, Karolinska Institutet, Unit of Toxicology Sciences, Forskargatan 20, SE-151 36 Södertälje, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2017.09.014DOI Listing
December 2017

Temporal Trends of C-C Chlorinated Paraffins in Swedish Coastal Sediment Cores over the Past 80 Years.

Environ Sci Technol 2017 Dec 5;51(24):14199-14208. Epub 2017 Dec 5.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry, Stockholm University , Svante Arrhenius väg 8, SE-10691 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.7b04523DOI Listing
December 2017

Quantifying Short-Chain Chlorinated Paraffin Congener Groups.

Environ Sci Technol 2017 Sep 28;51(18):10633-10641. Epub 2017 Aug 28.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry, Stockholm University , Svante Arrhenius väg 8, SE-10691 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.7b02269DOI Listing
September 2017

Human Exposure to Legacy and Emerging Halogenated Flame Retardants via Inhalation and Dust Ingestion in a Norwegian Cohort.

Environ Sci Technol 2017 Jul 29;51(14):8176-8184. Epub 2017 Jun 29.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES), Stockholm University , SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.7b02114DOI Listing
July 2017

Assessment of dietary exposure to organohalogen contaminants, legacy and emerging flame retardants in a Norwegian cohort.

Environ Int 2017 May 20;102:236-243. Epub 2017 Mar 20.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES), Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2017.03.009DOI Listing
May 2017

Case Study on Screening Emerging Pollutants in Urine and Nails.

Environ Sci Technol 2017 04 22;51(7):4046-4053. Epub 2017 Mar 22.

Flemish Institute for Technological Research (VITO NV) , Boeretang 200, 2400 Mol, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.6b05661DOI Listing
April 2017

Dioxin-like activities, halogenated flame retardants, organophosphate esters and chlorinated paraffins in dust from Australia, the United Kingdom, Canada, Sweden and China.

Chemosphere 2017 Feb 1;168:1248-1256. Epub 2016 Nov 1.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES), Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2016.10.074DOI Listing
February 2017

Deconvolution of Soft Ionization Mass Spectra of Chlorinated Paraffins To Resolve Congener Groups.

Anal Chem 2016 09 7;88(18):8980-8. Epub 2016 Sep 7.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry, Stockholm University , Svante Arrhenius väg 8, SE-10691 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.analchem.6b01172DOI Listing
September 2016

Concentrations of legacy and emerging flame retardants in air and soil on a transect in the UK West Midlands.

Chemosphere 2016 Apr 22;148:195-203. Epub 2016 Jan 22.

School of Geography, Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2016.01.034DOI Listing
April 2016

Human exposure, hazard and risk of alternative plasticizers to phthalate esters.

Sci Total Environ 2016 Jan 26;541:451-467. Epub 2015 Sep 26.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES), Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.09.036DOI Listing
January 2016

Estimated intakes of brominated flame retardants via diet and dust compared to internal concentrations in a Swedish mother-toddler cohort.

Int J Hyg Environ Health 2015 Jun 26;218(4):422-32. Epub 2015 Mar 26.

Science Department, National Food Agency, Box 622, SE-751 26 Uppsala, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijheh.2015.03.011DOI Listing
June 2015

Exploring the planetary boundary for chemical pollution.

Environ Int 2015 May 10;78:8-15. Epub 2015 Feb 10.

Forschungsstelle für Atmosphärische Chemie, Dr. Hans-Frisch-Str. 1-3, Universität Bayreuth, D-954 48 Bayreuth, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2015.02.001DOI Listing
May 2015

Emerging flame retardants, PBDEs, and HBCDDs in indoor and outdoor media in Stockholm, Sweden.

Environ Sci Technol 2015 Mar 20;49(5):2912-20. Epub 2015 Feb 20.

Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry (ACES), Stockholm University , SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es505946eDOI Listing
March 2015

Feasibility study of feces for noninvasive biomonitoring of brominated flame retardants in toddlers.

Environ Sci Technol 2015 Jan 19;49(1):606-15. Epub 2014 Dec 19.

Department of Applied Environmental Science (ITM), Stockholm University , SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es504708cDOI Listing
January 2015

Identifying chemicals that are planetary boundary threats.

Environ Sci Technol 2014 Oct 18;48(19):11057-63. Epub 2014 Sep 18.

Department of Applied Environmental Science (ITM), Stockholm University , 10691 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es501893mDOI Listing
October 2014

Brominated flame retardants in matched serum samples from Swedish first-time mothers and their toddlers.

Environ Sci Technol 2014 Jul 19;48(13):7584-92. Epub 2014 Jun 19.

Department of Applied Environmental Science (ITM), Stockholm University , SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es501139dDOI Listing
July 2014

Dust measurement of two organophosphorus flame retardants, resorcinol bis(diphenylphosphate) (RBDPP) and bisphenol A bis(diphenylphosphate) (BPA-BDPP), used as alternatives for BDE-209.

Environ Sci Technol 2013 Dec 27;47(24):14434-41. Epub 2013 Nov 27.

Institute for Environmental Studies, VU University , De Boelelaan 1087, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es404123qDOI Listing
December 2013

Confronting unknown planetary boundary threats from chemical pollution.

Environ Sci Technol 2013 Nov 16;47(22):12619-22. Epub 2013 Sep 16.

Stockholm Environment Institute , Kräftriket 2B, Stockholm 10691, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es402501cDOI Listing
November 2013

Persistence, bioaccumulation, and toxicity of halogen-free flame retardants.

Rev Environ Contam Toxicol 2013 ;222:1-71

Institute for Biodiversity and Ecosystem Dynamics, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-4717-7_1DOI Listing
December 2012

Clean-up method for determination of established and emerging brominated flame retardants in dust.

Anal Bioanal Chem 2012 Aug 13;404(2):459-66. Epub 2012 Jun 13.

Department of Applied Environmental Science (ITM), Stockholm University, 106 91, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00216-012-6160-yDOI Listing
August 2012

Indoor air is a significant source of tri-decabrominated diphenyl ethers to outdoor air via ventilation systems.

Environ Sci Technol 2012 Jun 11;46(11):5876-84. Epub 2012 May 11.

Department of Applied Environmental Science (ITM), Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es204122vDOI Listing
June 2012

Tri-decabrominated diphenyl ethers and hexabromocyclododecane in indoor air and dust from Stockholm microenvironments 2: indoor sources and human exposure.

Environ Int 2012 Feb 30;39(1):141-7. Epub 2011 Nov 30.

Department of Applied Environmental Science (ITM), Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2011.11.001DOI Listing
February 2012

Tri-decabrominated diphenyl ethers and hexabromocyclododecane in indoor air and dust from Stockholm microenvironments 1: levels and profiles.

Sci Total Environ 2012 Jan 2;414:713-21. Epub 2011 Dec 2.

Department of Applied Environmental Science, Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2011.11.016DOI Listing
January 2012

Novel brominated flame retardants: a review of their analysis, environmental fate and behaviour.

Environ Int 2011 Feb 18;37(2):532-56. Epub 2010 Dec 18.

Toxicological Centre, University of Antwerp, Universiteitsplein 1, 2610 Antwerp, Belgium.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2010.11.007DOI Listing
February 2011

Levels and trends of new contaminants, temporal trends of legacy contaminants and effects of contaminants in the Arctic: preface.

Sci Total Environ 2010 Jul 8;408(15):2852-3. Epub 2009 Aug 8.

Department of Applied Environmental Science (ITM), Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2009.06.011DOI Listing
July 2010

Brominated flame retardants in the Arctic environment--trends and new candidates.

Sci Total Environ 2010 Jul 7;408(15):2885-918. Epub 2009 Oct 7.

Department of Applied Environmental Science (ITM), Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2009.08.037DOI Listing
July 2010

Trends of legacy and new persistent organic pollutants in the circumpolar arctic: overview, conclusions, and recommendations.

Sci Total Environ 2010 Jul 16;408(15):3044-51. Epub 2009 Dec 16.

Aquatic Ecosystem Protection Research Division, Environment Canada, Burlington, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2009.11.032DOI Listing
July 2010

Perfluoroalkyl compounds (PFCs) in indoor dust: concentrations, human exposure estimates, and sources.

Environ Sci Technol 2009 Apr;43(7):2276-81

Department of Applied Environmental Science (ITM), Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es803201aDOI Listing
April 2009

A mass balance of tri-hexabrominated diphenyl ethers in lactating cows.

Environ Sci Technol 2009 Apr;43(7):2602-7

Department of Applied Environmental Science, Stockholm, University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es803440aDOI Listing
April 2009

Fate of higher brominated PBDEs in lactating cows.

Environ Sci Technol 2007 Jan;41(2):417-23

Department of Applied Environmental Science, Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es0619197DOI Listing
January 2007

Levels and trends of brominated flame retardants in the European environment.

Chemosphere 2006 Jun 24;64(2):187-208. Epub 2006 Jan 24.

The Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, CEFAS Burnham Laboratory, Burnham on Crouch, Remembrance Avenue, Essex CM0 8HA, UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2005.12.007DOI Listing
June 2006

Levels and trends of brominated flame retardants in the Arctic.

Chemosphere 2006 Jun 3;64(2):209-33. Epub 2006 Feb 3.

Department of Applied Environmental Science, Stockholm University, SE-10691 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2005.12.029DOI Listing
June 2006

Effect of sewage-sludge application on concentrations of higher-brominated diphenyl ethers in soils and earthworms.

Environ Sci Technol 2005 Dec;39(23):9064-70

Department of Applied Environmental Science, Stockholm University, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es051190mDOI Listing
December 2005

Higher brominated diphenyl ethers and hexabromocyclododecane found in eggs of peregrine falcons (Falco peregrinus) breeding in Sweden.

Environ Sci Technol 2004 Jan;38(1):93-6

Swedish Society for Nature Conservation, Box 4625, SE-116 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es034614qDOI Listing
January 2004

Photolytic debromination of decabromodiphenyl ether (BDE 209).

Environ Sci Technol 2004 Jan;38(1):127-32

Environmental Chemistry, Umeå University, SE-901 87 Umeå, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es034682cDOI Listing
January 2004

Temporal trend studies on tetra- and pentabrominated diphenyl ethers and hexabromocyclododecane in guillemot egg from the Baltic Sea.

Environ Sci Technol 2003 Dec;37(24):5496-501

Laboratory for Analytical Environmental Chemistry, Institute of Applied Environmental Research, Stockholm University, SE-106 91 Stockholm, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/es0300766DOI Listing
December 2003

An overview of brominated flame retardants in the environment.

Authors:
Cynthia A de Wit

Chemosphere 2002 Feb;46(5):583-624

Institute of Applied Environmental Research (ITM), Stockholm University, Sweden.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0045-6535(01)00225-9DOI Listing
February 2002