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    Aquatic Toxicology and Hazard Assessment

    Branson DR, Dickson KL
    Published: 1981

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    The book covers discussions of new concepts, methods and research results in aquatic toxicology and hazard assessment. This book is broken down into three sections: safety margins; environmental chemistry and fate modeling; and application of aquatic hazard assessment principles.

    Table of Contents


    Margins of Safety for Aquatic Communities

    Safety Margins: Classical Mammalian Approaches and Practical Aspects of Their Present Use in Aquatic Toxicology

    Margins of Safety in the Assessment of Aquatic Hazards of Chemicals—Some Regulatory Viewpoints

    Multimedia Modeling of the Fate of Environmental Chemicals

    Estimation of Soil Sorption Constants of Organic Chemicals by High-Performance Liquid Chromatography

    Prediction of Chemical Mobility in Soil from Sorption Coefficients

    A Risk Assessment of Toxicants to Aquatic Life Using Environmental Exposure Estimates and Laboratory Toxicity Data

    Modeling the Fate and Transport of Chemicals in Estuaries: Current Approaches and Future Needs

    Role of Environmental Chemistry-Fate Modeling in Environmental Hazard Assessment: An Overview

    Phosphate Ester Hydraulic Fluids: An Aquatic Environmental Assessment of Pydrauls 50E and 115E

    Selenium: A Hazard Assessment and a Water Quality Criterion Calculation

    Principles of Aquatic Hazard Evaluation as Applied to Ocean-Disposed Wastes

    Estimating the Environmental Concentrations of Consumer Product Components

    Bioaccumulation and Chronic Toxicity of Bis(tributyltin) Oxide (TBTO): Tests with a Saltwater Fish

    Enhancement of Aflatoxin B1 Hepatocarcinogenesis in Rainbow Trout (Salmo gairdneri) Embryos by Prior Exposure of Gravid Females to Dietary Aroclor 1254

    Environmental Carcinogenesis Studies in the Western New York Great Lakes Aquatic Environment

    In Vitro Evaluation of the Channel Catfish Ictalurus punctatus (Rafinesque) as a Test Species in Chemical Carcinogenesis Studies

    Metabolites of Benzo[a]pyrene in Aroclor 1254-Treated Mullet

    Applications and Results of Analytical Methods Used in Monitoring Environmental Contaminants

    Analysis of Variance as a Method for Examining Contaminant Residues in Fish: National Pesticide Monitoring Program

    Great Lakes Monitoring Activities

    On-Site Critical Life-Stage Bioassay with the Fathead Minnow, Pimephales promelas, on Effluent from the Wastewater Treatment Facilities of Austin, Minn.

    Use of Bluegill Toxicity Indexes in Illinois

    Reliability of the Bacterial Luminescence Assay for Determination of the Toxicity of Pure Compounds and Complex Effluents

    Comparison of Bacterial Luminescence and Fish Bioassay Results for Fossil-Fuel Process Waters and Phenolic Constituents

    Statistical Analysis of Fish Chronic Toxicity Test Data

    Statistical Inconsistencies in the Use of No-Observed-Effect Levels in Toxicity Testing

    Approach to the Analysis of Toxicant Interactions in the Aquatic Environment

    Acute Toxicities of Equimolar and Equitoxic Surfactant Mixtures to Daphnia magna and Lepomis macrochirus

    Development and Evaluation of a Flow-Through Growth Inhibition Test with Duckweed (Lemna minor)

    New Design and Use of a Fish Metabolism Chamber

    A Radiorespirometric Study of the Effects of a Chemical Substance on Carbohydrate Metabolism in the Intact Fish



    Committee: D19

    DOI: 10.1520/STP737-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-4803-1

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-0799-1