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    Aquatic Toxicology and Hazard Assessment: Seventh Symposium

    Cardwell RD, Purdy R, Comotto Bahner R
    Published: 1985

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    Discusses approaches for determining the impact of pollution on aquatic ecosystems through toxicological and chemical fate assessments. Five sections cover: methods development, refinement, and evaluation; chemicals and chemical wastes; impact of wastes on aquatic ecosystems; bioavailability; and national water quality criteria.

    Table of Contents



    Evaluation of Filamentous Algae as Biomonitors of Metal Accumulation in Softwater Lakes: A Multivariate Approach

    Cyanophage Assay as a New Concept in the Study of Environmental Toxicity

    Diets for Ceriodaphnia reticulata Life-Cycle Tests

    Effect of Diet on the Sensitivity of Daphnia magna to Linear Alkylbenzene Sulfonate

    A Study of the Reliability of Daphnia Acute Toxicity Tests

    Short-Cut Chronic Toxicity Estimates Using Daphnia magna

    A New Aquatic Bioassay Technique Using Wyeomyia smithii, the Pitcher-Plant Mosquito

    Effects of Small Fish Predation on Microcosm Community Bioassays

    Factors Affecting Growth and Survival of the Asiatic Clam, Corbicula sp., under Controlled Laboratory Conditions

    Method for Early Life-Stage Toxicity Tests Using Three Atherinid Fishes and Results with Chlorpyrifos

    Use of Biochemical Measurements to Detect Pollutant-Mediated Damage to Fish

    Effect of Iron and Zinc Interaction on Algal Communities

    Comparison of System Design and Reproducibility to Estimate Bioconcentration of Di-n-hexylphthalate by Daphnia magna

    Sediment Microbial Activity Tests for the Detection of Toxicant Impacts

    Comparative Toxicity of Whole and Liquid Phase Sewage Sludges to Marine Organisms

    An Approach to Sewage Sludge Bioaccumulation Potential Tests

    A Method of Assessing the Toxicity of Contaminated Freshwater Sediments

    Phoxocephalid Amphipod Bioassay for Marine Sediment Toxicity

    A Statistical Test Procedure for Effluent Toxicity Screening

    Isolation and Chemical Characterization of Petroleum Refinery Wastewater Fractions Acutely Lethal to Daphnia magna

    Biological Implications of the Management of Waste Materials: The Importance of Integrating Measures of Exposure, Uptake, and Effects

    An Overview of Biological Effects Testing in Puget Sound, Washington: Methods, Results, and Implications

    Using the Natural Detoxification Capacities of Marine Organisms to Assess Assimilative Capacity

    Implications of Waste Disposal in Coastal Waters on Fish Populations

    Extrapolating from the Laboratory to the Field: How Uncertain Are You?

    A Model for Predicting the Influence of Suspended Sediments on the Bioavailability of Neutral Organic Chemicals in the Water Compartment

    Aquatic Safety Assessment of Chemicals Sorbed to Sediments

    The Role of Sediment Organic Matter on Sorption-Desorption Reactions and Bioavailability of Mercury and Cadmium in an Intertidal Ecosystem

    Effect of Physicochemical Form on Copper Availability to Aquatic Organisms

    Bioavailability of Trace Metals in Natural Waters

    Biological Degradation of Complex Iron Cyanides in Natural Aquatic Systems

    Are the “Guidelines for Deriving Numerical National Water Quality Criteria for the Protection of Aquatic Life and Its Uses” Based on Sound Judgments?

    How Representative are the Data Sets Used to Derive National Water Quality Criteria?

    Aquatic Hazard Evaluation Principles Applied to the Development of Water Quality Criteria

    Role of Phytotoxicity Tests in the Derivation of Numerical National Water Quality Criteria

    Evaluation of a Site-Specific Water Quality Criterion for Pentachlorophenol Using Outdoor Experimental Streams

    Use of Statistical Information to Improve Compatibility Between the Various Components of the Water Quality Based Approach


    Committee: E47

    DOI: 10.1520/STP854-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-4922-9

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-0410-5