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Development of site-specific sediment quality guidelines for North and South Atlantic littoral zones: Comparison against national and international sediment quality benchmarks
(Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2009-10-15) [Artigo]
We aimed to develop site-specific sediment quality guidelines (SQGs) for two estuarine and port zones in Southeastern Brazil (Santos Estuarine System and Paranagua Estuarine System) and three in Southern Spain (Ria of ...
Harmonised framework for ecological risk assessment of sediments from ports and estuarine zones of North and South Atlantic
(Ecotoxicology, 2010-04-01) [Artigo]
This paper presents a harmonised framework of sediment quality assessment and dredging material characterisation for estuaries and port zones of North and South Atlantic. This framework, based on the weight-of-evidence ...
Levels of metals and toxicity in sediments from a Ramsar site influenced by former mining activities
(Ecotoxicology And Environmental Safety, 2019-04-30) [Artigo]
This study aimed to evaluate the sediment quality in a Ramsar site located in the Southeast Brazil, by using several lines of evidence (LOEs). Chemical and sedimentological analyses, ecotoxicological tests, and whole ...