Scientific background

Type Articles and data Description
1 BLM Spatial and Temporal Variation Sensitivity of species shift over time, due to seasonal changes in metal concentrations, speciation, and biotic ligand binding.
Environ. Sci. Technol. (2011)
1b BLM Spatial and Temporal Variation - Supp info No-effect concentration endpoints; Biotic ligand constants; Annual average HC5; risks for combined Cu, Ni, Zn.
Environ. Sci. Technol. (2011)
2 Multimetal Bioaccumulation versus Water Chemistry Relationships between accumulated metals and dissolved metal concentrations, occupancy of the biotic ligand, and species weight.
Environ. Toxicol. Chem. (2012)
2b Multimetal Bioaccumulation vs Water Chemistry - Supp Info Calculations of free-ion activities with WHAM6. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. (2012)
3 Simplification of BLMs in PNEC-pro Description of methodology to derive transfer-functions from full-BLM calculations.
Integr. Environ. Assessment Management (2012)
4 Implementation of BLMs in Risk Assessment Frameworks Review of existing bioavailability-based regulatory approaches and the application of available BLM-based bioavailability tools.
Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. (2015)
5 Site-specific risk assessment of lead (Pb) in PNEC-pro V6 Methodology of Pb-BLM incorporation in user-friendly tool PNEC-pro V6.
ICHMET 18th Conf. Heavy metals in the Environment. Ghent (2016)
6 Nickel validation in PNEC-pro V6 Refinement and cross-validation of nickel bioavailability in the user-friendly tool PNEC-pro V6. Review of the Ni Risk Assessment Report (RAR).
Environ. Toxicol. Chem. (2017)
6b Nickel validation in PNEC-pro V6 - Supp info Detailed analysis of toxicity data; Validation boundaries for various chronic BLMs; Overview of speciation parameters for chemical calculations.
Environ. Toxicol. Chem. (2017)
7 Nickel toxicity data used in PNEC-pro V6 Database of species and water parameters from toxicity tests.
Environ. Toxicol. Chem. (2017)