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    Aquatic Toxicology and Environmental Fate: Ninth Volume

    Poston TM, Purdy R
    Published: 1986

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    Ninth in ASTM series, this volume addresses the following subjects:
    • the impact of genetically engineered microorganisms in aquatic environments
    • bioaccumulation and bio transformation of xenobiotics
    • uality assurance programs for the hydra reaggregation test and the hydrogen oxidation soil bioassy
    • biomonitoring
    • new test methods
    • and the relationship between sediment and toxicity and bioavailabilty of chemicals.

    Table of Contents

    Proposed Goal of Applied Aquatic Toxicology

    Toward a Meaningful Interaction Between Ecology and Aquatic Toxicology

    Systems Ecology and Environmental Law: Do They Speak the Same Language?

    Design Criteria for a Predictive Ecological Effects Modeling System

    Resource Competition Modeling of the Impacts of Xenobiotics on Biological Communities

    A Phenomenological Perspective of Ecological Development

    Population and Ecosystem Theory in Ecological Risk Assessment

    Protecting Aquatic Resources: An Ecologist's Perspective

    Can Biological Monitoring Early Warning Systems Be Useful in Detecting Toxic Materials in Water?

    Laboratory Simulation of Fish Passage Through a Heated-Water Discharge

    Use of Heliophrya sp., a Sessile Suctorian Protozoon, as a Biomonitor of Urban Runoff

    Strategy for Whole Effluent Toxicity Evaluations in North Carolina

    Field and Laboratory Toxicity Tests with Shrimp, Mysids, and Sheepshead Minnows Exposed to Fenthion

    Evaluating Risks of Genetically Engineered Products Under the Toxic Substances Control Act

    Assessment of Exposure Models for Bioengineered Microorganisms

    Factors Affecting the Acceptance and Rejection of Genetically Altered Microorganisms by Established Natural Aquatic Communities

    Evidence for Genetic Modification of Microorganisms Occurring in Natural Aquatic Environments

    Metabolism of Benzo(a)pyrene by a Mixed Function Oxygenase System in Blue Crabs, Callinectes sapidus

    Biotransformation of Benzo(a)pyrene by Mercenaria mercenaria and Crassostrea virginica

    Assessment of Water Contamination by Chlorophenolics and Resin Acids with the Aid of Fish Bile Metabolites

    Bioconcentration, Detoxification, and Excretion of Mutagenic River Pollutants in Fish Bile

    Passive Perchorionic Carcinogen Bioassay Using Rainbow Trout (Salmo gairdneri) Embryos

    Influence of Age on Patterns of Uptake and Excretion of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in the Rainbow Trout Embryo

    Bioconcentration of Hydrophobic Chemicals in Fish

    Utilization of Nonmammalian Test Systems to Predict Human Health Hazards

    Validation of collaborative testing guidelines

    Why Round-Robin Testing with Zooplankton Often Fails to Provide Acceptable Results

    Factors Affecting the Culture of Daphnia Magna

    Effect of Diet on Copper Toxicity to Neanthes arenaceodentata (Annelida: Polychaeta)

    Quality Assurance Review of the Use of the Hydra Assay in Developmental Toxicity (Teratology) Studies

    Use of Hexavalent Chromium as a Reference Toxicant in Aquatic Toxicity Tests

    Applicability of Using a Single Laboratory Evaluation to Select Candidates for Collaborative Testing: Experience with a Soil Toxicity Bioassay

    Behavioral and Morphological Changes in Fathead Minnow (Pimephales promelas) as Diagnostic Endpoints for Screening Chemicals According to Mode of Action

    Effect of Natural Water Source on the Toxicity of Chemicals to Aquatic Microorganisms

    Effects of Diet Quantity on Sheepshead Minnows (Cyprinodon variegatus) During Early Life-Stage Exposures to Chlorpyrifos

    Methodology for determining the Relationship Between Toxicity and the Aqueous Speciation of a Metal

    Methodology for Assessing the Acute Toxicity of Chemicals Sorbed to Sediments: Testing the Equilibrium Partitioning Theory

    Comparison of Laboratory and Field Methods for Testing the Toxicity of Chemicals Sorbed to Sediments

    Author Index

    Subject Index

    Committee: E47

    DOI: 10.1520/STP921-EB

    ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-4986-1

    ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-0489-1