Key publications since 2001
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J. Desborough, S. Harrad “Chiral Signatures Show Volatilization from Soil Contributes to Polychlorinated Biphenyls in Grass”, Environmental Science and Technology, 45, 7354-7357 (2011)
M. Abdallah, S. Harrad. “Tetrabromobisphenol-A, Hexabromocyclododecane and Its Degradation Products in UK Human Milk: Relationship to External Exposure”, Environment International, 37, 443–448 (2011)
S. Harrad, E. Goosey, J. Desborough, M. A-E. Abdallah, L. Roosens, A. Covaci. “Dust from UK primary school classrooms and daycare centers: The significance of dust as a pathway of exposure of young UK children to Brominated Flame Retardants and Polychlorinated Biphenyls”, Environmental Science and Technology 44, 4198–4202 (2010).
S. Harrad, C. A. de Wit, M. A-E. Abdallah, C. Bergh, J. A. Björklund, A. Covaci, P. O. Darnerud, J. de Boer, M. Diamond, S. Huber, P. Leonards, M. Mandalakis, C. Östman, L. Småstuen Haug, C. Thomsen, T. F. Webster “Indoor Contamination with Hexabromocyclododecanes, Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers and Perfluoroalkyl Compounds: An Important Exposure Pathway for People?”, Environmental Science and Technology, 44, 3221–3231 (2010).
M. A.-E. Abdallah, S. Harrad Modification and calibration of a passive air sampler for monitoring vapor and particulate phase brominated flame retardants in indoor air: application to car interiors. Environmental Science and Technology 44, 3059–3065 (2010).
H-J. Lehmler, S. J. Harrad, H. Hühnerfuss, I. Kania-Korwel, C. M. Lee, Z. Lu, C. S. Wong “Chiral Polychlorinated Biphenyl Transport, Metabolism and Distribution – A Review”, Environmental Science and Technology, 44, 2757–2766 (2010).
S. Harrad, M. A. Abdallah, N. L. Rose, S. D. Turner, T. A. Davidson “Current-Use Brominated Flame Retardants in Water, Sediment, and Fish from English Lakes”, Environmental Science and Technology, 43, 9077–9083 (2009)
M. A. Abdallah, S. Harrad, A. Covaci “Isotope Dilution Method for Determination of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers using Liquid Chromatography Coupled to Negative Ionization Atmospheric Pressure Photoionization Tandem Mass Spectrometry: Validation and Application to House Dust”, Analytical Chemistry, 81, 7460–7467 (2009)
L. Roosens, M. Abdallah, S. Harrad, H. Neels, A. Covaci “Exposure to Hexabromocyclododecanes via Dust Ingestion, but not Diet, Correlates with Concentrations in Human Serum”, Environmental Health Perspectives, 117, 1707-1712 (2009)
T. F. Webster, S. Harrad, J. R. Millette, R. D. Holbrook, J. M. Davis, H. M. Stapleton, J. G. Allen, M. D. McClean, C. Ibarra, M. A. Abdallah, A. Covaci “Identifying transfer mechanisms and sources of decabromodiphenyl ether (BDE 209) in indoor environments using environmental forensic microscopy”, Environmental Science and Technology, 43, 3067-3072 (2009). This paper is subject of a news story (see http://pubs.acs.org/doi/full/10.1021/es900669w)