Publications

TRAMP Publications

2020

Mintenig, S.M., Kooi, M, Erich, M.W., Primpke, S., Redondo-Hasselerharm, P.E., Dekker, S.C., Koelmans, A.A., van Wezel, A.P. A systems approach to understand microplastic occurrence and variability in Dutch riverine surface waters. Water Research 176, 115723.

Redondo-Hasselerharm, P.E., Gort, G., Peeters, E.T.H.M., Koelmans, A.A., 2020. Nano- and Microplastics Affect the Composition of Freshwater Benthic Communities in the Long Term. Science Advances, 6: eaay4054.

2019

Kooi, M., Koelmans, A.A., 2019. Simplifying Microplastic via Continuous Probability Distributions for Size, Shape, and Density. Environ. Sci. Technol. Lett. 6, 551-557.

2018

van Weert, S., Redondo Hasselerharm, P.E., Diepens, N.J., Koelmans, A.A., 2018. Effects of nanoplastics and microplastics on the growth of sediment-rooted macrophytes. Sci. Total Environ. 654, 1040-1047.

Redondo Hasselerharm, P.E., de Ruijter, V.N., Mintenig, S.M., Verschoor, A., Koelmans, A.A., 2018. Ingestion and chronic effects of car tire tread particles on freshwater benthic macroinvertebrates. Environ. Sci. Technol. 52, 13986-13994.

Hermsen, E., Mintenig, S., Besseling, E., Koelmans, A.A., 2018. Quality Criteria for the Analysis of Microplastic in Biota Samples. Critical review. Environ. Sci. Technol. 52, 10230-10240.

Mintenig, S.M., Bäuerlein, P.S., Koelmans, A.A., Dekker, S.C., van Wezel, A.P., 2018. Closing the gap between small and smaller: towards a framework to analyse nano- and microplastics in aqueous environmental samples. Environ. Sci. Nano 5, 1640–1649.

Redondo Hasselerharm, P. E., Falahudin, D., Peeters, E., Koelmans, A. A. 2018. Microplastic effect thresholds for freshwater benthic macroinvertebrates. Environ. Sci. Technol. 52, 2278–2286..

Kooi, M., Besseling, E.; Kroeze, C., Van Wezel, A., Koelmans, A. A. 2018. Modelling the fate and transport of plastic debris in fresh waters. Review and guidance. In Freshwater microplastics. Emerging environmental contaminants?; Wagner, M., Lambert, S., Eds.; Springer, Hdb Env Chem 58.

2017

 

Koelmans, A. A., Besseling, E.; Foekema, E., Kooi, M.; Mintenig, S., Ossendorp, B. C., Redondo Hasselerharm, P. E., Verschoor, A., van Wezel, A. P., Scheffer, M. Risks of Plastic Debris: Unravelling Fact, Opinion, Perception, and Belief. Environ. Sci. Technol. 2017, 51, 11513−11519.

Publications from our related plastic debris projects

2020

van Sebille, Erik; Aliani, Stefano; Law, Kara; Maximenko, Nikolai; Alsina, Jose; Bagaev, Andrei; Bergmann, Melanie; Chapron, Bertrand; Chubarenko, Irina; Cózar, Andrés; Delandmeter, Philippe; Egger, Matthias; Fox-Kemper, Baylor; Garaba, Shungudzemwoyo; Goddijn-Murphy, Lonneke; Hardesty, Denise; Hoffman, Matthew; Isobe, Atsuhiko; Jongedijk, Cleo; Kaandorp, Mikael; Khatmullina, Liliya; Koelmans, Albert, A.; Kukulka, Tobias; Laufkötter, Charlotte; Lebreton, Laurent; Lobelle, Delphine; Maes, Christophe; Martinez-Vicente, Victor; Morales Maqueda, Miguel Angel; Poulain-Zarcos, Marie; Rodriguez, Ernesto; Ryan, Peter; Shim, Won Joon; Suaria, Giuseppe; Thiel, Matrin; van den Bremer, Ton; Wichmann, David. 2020. The physical oceanography of the transport of floating marine debris, Environmental Research Letters, In press.

van Raamsdonk, L.W.D., van der Zande, M., Koelmans, A.A., Hoogenboom, L.A.P., Peters, R., Groot, M., Peijnenburg, A., Weesepoel, Y. 2020. Current insights in monitoring, bioaccumulation, and potential health effects of microplastics present in the food chain. Foods, 9(1), 72; https://doi.org/10.3390/foods9010072

2019

Kong, X, Koelmans A.A. 2019. Modeling decreased resilience of shallow lake ecosystems towards eutrophication due to microplastic ingestion across the food web. Environ. Sci. Technol., 53, 13822-13831.

Alexy, P., Anklam, E., Emans, T., Furfari, A., Galgani, F., Hanke, G., Koelmans, A.A., Pant, R., Saveyn, H.G.M., Sokull-Kluettgen, B. 2019. Managing the analytical challenges related to micro- and nanoplastics in the environment and food: Filling the knowledge gaps. Food Additives & Contaminants Part A. https://doi.org/10.1080/19440049.2019.1673905

 

Markic, A., Gaertner, J.C., Gaertner-Mazouni, N., Koelmans A.A. 2019. Plastic ingestion by marine fish in the wild. Critical Reviews in Environ. Sci. & Technol., https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/10643389.2019.1631990

Koelmans, A.A. 2019. Proxies for nanoplastic. Nature Nanotechnology, 14, 307–308

Koelmans, A.A., Mohamed Nor, N.H., Hermsen, E. Kooi, M., Mintenig, S.M., De France, J. 2019. Microplastics in freshwaters and drinking water: Critical review and assessment of data quality. Water Research 155, 410-422.

 

O'Connor, J.D., Mahon, A.M., Ramsperger, A.F.R.M., Trotter, B., Redondo Hasselerharm, P. E., Koelmans, A.A., Lally, H.T., Murphy, S. 2019. Microplastics in Freshwater Biota: A Critical Review of Isolation, Characterization, and Assessment Methods. Global Challenges 1800118.

Koelmans, A.A. 2019. Proxies for nanoplastic. Nature Nanotechnology, 14, 307–308  

Bellingeri, A., Bergami, E., Grassi, G., Faleri, C., Redondo Hasselerharm, P. E., Koelmans, A.A., Corsi, l. 2019. Combined effects of nanoplastics and copper on the freshwater alga Raphidocelis subcapitata. Aquatic toxicology 210, 179–187.

Besseling, E., Redondo Hasselerharm, P. E., Foekema, E.M., Koelmans, A. A. 2019. Quantifying ecological risks of aquatic micro- and nanoplastic. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology 49.

2018

Everaert, G., Van Cauwenberghe, L., De Rijcke, M., Koelmans, A.A., Mees, J., Vandegehuchte, M. Janssen, C.R. 2018. Risk assessment of microplastics in the ocean: modelling approach and first conclusions. Environ. Pollution. 242, 1930-1938.

 

Diepens, N.J., Koelmans, A.A. 2018. Accumulation of plastic debris and associated contaminants in aquatic food webs. Environ. Sci. Technol. 52, 8510-8520.

Chen, Q., Reisser, J., Cunsolo, S., Kwadijk, C., Kotterman, M., Proietti, M., Slat, B., Ferrari, F., Schwarz, A., Levivier, A., Yin, D., Hollert, H., Koelmans A.A. 2018. Pollutants in plastics within the North Pacific subtropical gyre. Environ. Sci. Technol., 52, 446−456.

2017

Siegfried, M., Koelmans, A.A., Besseling, E., Kroeze, C. 2017. Export of microplastics from land to sea. A modelling approach. Water Research, 127, 249-257.

 

Huerta Lwanga, E., Mendoza Vega, J., Ku Quej, V., de los Angeles Chi, J., Sanchez del Cid, L., Chi, C., Escalona Segura, G., Gertsen, H., Salánki, T., van der Ploeg, M., Koelmans, A.A., Geissen, V. 2017. Field evidence for transfer of plastic debris along a terrestrial food chain. Scientific Reports. 14071.

Vroom, R., Koelmans, A.A., Besseling, E., Halsband, C. 2017. Aging of microplastics promotes their ingestion by marine zooplankton. Environmental Pollution. 231, 987-996.

Besseling, E., Foekema, E.M., van den Heuvel-Greve, M.J., Koelmans, A.A. 2017. The effect of microplastic on chemical uptake by the lugworm Arenicola marina (L.) under environmentally relevant conditions. Environ. Sci. Technol. 51, 8795–8804.

 

Hermsen, E., Pompe, R., Besseling, E., Koelmans, A.A. 2017. Detection of low numbers of microplastics in North Sea fish using strict quality assurance criteria. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 122, 253-258.

 

Kooi, M., Van Nes, E.H., Scheffer, M., Koelmans A.A. 2017. Ups and downs in the ocean: Modelling the effect of biofouling on the vertical transport of microplastics. Environ. Sci. Technol., 51, 7963−7971.

Besseling, E., Quik, J.T.K., Sun, M., Koelmans, A.A. 2017. Fate of nano- and microplastic in freshwater systems: A modeling study. Environmental Pollution, 220, 540-548.

Huerta Lwanga, E., Gertsen, H., Gooren, H., Peters, P., Salánki, T., van der Ploeg, M., Besseling, E., Koelmans, A.A. Geissen, V. 2017. Incorporation of microplastics from litter into burrows of Lumbricus terrestris. Environmental Pollution, 220, 523-531.

2016

 

Kooi, M., Reisser, J., Slat, B., Ferrari, F.F., Schmid, M.S., Cunsolo, S., Brambini, R., Noble, K., Sirks, L.A. Linders, T.E.W., Schoeneich-Argent, R.I., Koelmans, A.A. 2016. The effect of particle properties on the depth profile of buoyant plastics in the ocean. Nature Scientific Reports, 6, 33882; doi: 10.1038/srep33882

Endo, S., Koelmans, A.A. 2016. Sorption of hydrophobic organic compounds to plastics in marine environments: Equilibrium. In: H. Takada, H.K. Karapanagioti (eds.), Hazardous Chemicals Associated with Plastics in the Marine Environment, Hdb Env Chem, DOI 10.1007/698_2016_11, © Springer International Publishing Switzerland, pp 1-20.

Rochman, C.M., Cook, A.M., Koelmans, A.A. 2016. Plastic debris and policy: Using current scientific understanding to invoke positive change. Environ. Toxicol. Chem., 35, 1617-1626.

Liu, L., Fokkink, R., Koelmans, A.A. 2016. Sorption of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons to polystyrene nanoplastic. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 35, 1650–1655.

Koelmans, A.A., Bakir, A., Burton, G.A., Janssen, C.R. 2016. Microplastic as a Vector for Chemicals in the Aquatic Environment. Critical Review and Model-Supported Re-interpretation of Empirical Studies. Environ. Sci. Technol. 50, 3315−3326.

Huerta Lwanga, E., Gertsen, H., Gooren, H., Peters, P., Salánki, T., van der Ploeg, M., Besseling, E., Koelmans, A.A. Geissen, V.  2016. Microplastics in the terrestrial ecosystem: Implications for Lumbricus terrestris (Oligochaeta, Lumbricidae). Environ. Sci. Technol., 50, 2685–2691.

Herzke, D., Anker-Nilssen, T., Haugdahl, T., Nøst, T., Götsch, A., Christensen-Dalsgaard, S., Langset, M., Fangel, K., Koelmans, A.A. 2016. Negligible Impact of ingested microplastics on tissue concentrations of persistent organic pollutants in Northern Fulmars of coastal Norway. Environ. Sci. Technol. 50, 1924−1933.

2015

Besseling, E., E.M. Foekema,  J.A. Van Franeker, M. Leopold, E.L. Bravo Rebolledo, S. Kuehn, L. Mielke, E. Heße, J. IJzer, P. Kamminga, A.A. Koelmans. 2015  Microplastic in a macro filter feeder: humpback whale Megaptera novaeangliae. Marine Pollution Bulletin. 95, 248–252.

Koelmans, A.A. 2015. Modeling the role of microplastics in Bioaccumulation of organic chemicals to marine aquatic organisms. A Critical Review. In: Bergmann M, Gutow L, Klages M (eds) Marine Anthropogenic Litter. Springer, Berlin, ISBN 978-3-319-16510-3, p 309-324.

Koelmans, A.A., Besseling, E., Shim, W.J. 2015. Nanoplastics in the aquatic environment. Critical Review. In: Bergmann M, Gutow L, Klages M (eds) Marine Anthropogenic Litter. Springer, Berlin, ISBN 978-3-319-16510-3, p 325-340.

2014

Besseling, E., Wang, B., Lurling, M., Koelmans, A.A.  2014. Nanoplastic affects growth of S. obliquus and reproduction of D. magna. Environ. Sci. Technol. 48, 12336–12343.

Velzeboer, I., C.J.A.F. Kwadijk, A.A. Koelmans. 2014. Strong sorption of PCBs to nanoplastics, microplastics, carbon nanotubes and fullerenes. Environ. Sci. Technol. 48, 4869−4876.

Koelmans, A.A., E. Besseling, E.M. Foekema. 2014. Leaching of Plastic Additives to Marine Organisms. Environmental Pollution, 187, 49-54.

Koelmans, A.A., Gouin, T., Thompson, R., Wallace, N. and Arthur, C. 2014. Plastics in the marine environment. Environ. Toxicol. Chem 33, 5–10.

2013

Koelmans, A.A., E. Besseling, A. Wegner, E.M. Foekema. 2013. Correction to Plastic as a carrier of POPs to aquatic organisms. A model analysis. Environ. Sci. Technol. 47, 8992−8993.

Foekema, E.M, C. De Gruijter, M.T. Mergia, A.J. Murk, J.A. van Franeker, A.A. Koelmans. 2013. Plastic in North Sea Fish. Environ. Sci. Technol. 47, 8818−8824.

Koelmans, A.A., E. Besseling, A. Wegner, E.M. Foekema. 2013. Plastic as a carrier of POPs to aquatic organisms. A model analysis. Environ. Sci. Technol. 47, 7812–7820.

Besseling, E., A. Wegner, E.M. Foekema, M.J. van den Heuvel-Greve, A.A. Koelmans. 2013. Effects of microplastic on fitness and PCB bioaccumulation by the lugworm Arenicola marina (L.). Environ. Sci. Technol. 47 (1), p 593–600.

2012

Wegner, A., E. Besseling, E.M. Foekema, P. Kamermans, A.A. Koelmans. 2012. Effects of Nanopolystyrene on the Feeding Behaviour of the Blue Mussel (Mytilus edulis L.). Environ. Toxicol. Chem., 31, 2490-2497.