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Journal Articles (1995 to Present)

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Battaglin, W.A., Furlong, E.T., Burkhardt, M.R., and Peter, C.J., 2000, Occurrence of sulfonylurea, sulfonamide, imidazolinone, and other herbicides in rivers, reservoirs and ground water in the Midwestern United States, 1998: Science of the Total Environment, v. 248, p. 123-133.

Burkhardt, M.R., Brenton, R.W., Kammer, J.A., Jha, V.K., and O’Mara-Lopez, P.G., 1999, Improved method for the determination of nonpurgeable suspended organic carbon in natural water by silver filter filtration, wet chemical oxidation, and infrared spectrometry: Water Resources Research, v. 35, no. 1, p. 329-334.

Burkhardt, M.R., Soliven, P.P., Werner, S.L., and Vaught, D.G., 1999, Determination of submicrogram-per-liter concentrations of caffeine in surface water and groundwater samples by solid-phase extraction and liquid chromatography: Journal of AOAC International, v. 82, no. 1, p. 161-166.

Buszka, P.M., Yeskis, D.J., Kolpin, D.W.,Furlong, E.T., Zaugg, S.D.,and Meyer, M.T., 2009, Waste-Indicator and Pharmaceutical Compounds in Landfill-Leaqchate-Affected Ground Water near Elkhart, Indiana, 2000-2002: Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, v. 82, pp. 653-659.

Buzka, P.M., Rose, D.L., Ozuna, G.B., and Groschen, G.E., 1995, Determination of nanogram per liter concentrations of volatile organic compounds in water by capillary gas chromatography and selected ion mass spectrometry and its use to define groundwater flow directions in Edwards aquifer, Texas, analytical Chemistry, v. 67, no 20, pp. 3659-3667.

Buzka, P.M.,Zaugg, S.D., and Werner, M.G.,1990, Determination of trace concentrations of volatile organic compounds in ground water using closed-loop stripping, Edwards aquifer, Texas: Bulletin of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, v.45, pp. 507-515.

Choi, M., Furlong, E., Moon, H., Yu, J., Choi, H., 2011, Contamination of nonylphenolic compounds in creek water, wastewater treatment plant effluents, and sediments from Lake Shihwa and vicinity, Korea: Comparison with fecal pollution, Elsevier, Chemosphere 85 (2011) p. 1406-1413

Coupe, R.H., Manning, M.A., Foreman, W.T., Goolsby, D.A., and Majewski, M.S., 2000, Occurrence of pesticides in rain and air in urban and agricultural areas of Mississippi, April-September 1995: Science of the Total Environment, v. 248, p. 227-240.

Eganhouse, R.P. Pontolillo, J., Leiker, T.J., 2000, Diagenetic fate of organic contaminants on the Palos Verdes Shelf, California: Marine Chemistry, v. 70, p. 289-315.

Ferrer, Imma, and Furlong, E.T., 2000, Identification of alkyl dimethylbenzyl ammonium surfactants in water samples by solid-phase extraction followed by ion trap LC/MS/MS: (Director approved October 10, 2000, for Environmental Science and Technology).

Foreman, W.T., and Gates, P.M., 1997, Matrix-enhanced degradation of p,p’-DDT d uring gas chromatographic analysis-A consideration: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 31, no. 3, p. 905-910.

Foreman, W.T., Gates, P.M., Foster, G.D., Rinella, F.A., and McKenzie, S.W., 2000, Use of field-applied quality control samples to monitor performance of a Goulden large-sample extractor/GC-MS method for pesticides in water: International Journal of Environmental Analytical Chemistry, v. 77, no. 1, p. 39-62.

Foreman, W.T., Majewski, M.S., Goolsby, D.A., Wiebe, F.W., and Coupe, R.H., 2000, Pesticides in the atmosphere of the Mississippi River Valley, part II - Air: Science of the Total Environment, v. 248, p. 213-226.

Furlong, E.T., Burkhardt, M.R., Gates, P.M., Werner, S.L., and Battaglin, W.A., 2000, Routine determination of sulfonylurea, imidazolinone, and sulfonamide herbicides at nanogram-per-liter concentrations by solid-phase extraction and liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry: Science of the Total Environment, v. 248, p. 13-146.

Gates, P.M., Furlong, E.T., Dorsey, T.F., and Burkhardt, M.R., 1996, Determination of nitroaromatic explosives and their degradation products in unsaturated-zone water samples by high-performance liquid chromatography with photodiode-array, mass spectrometric, and tandem-mass spectrometric detection: TrAC Trends in Analytical Chemistry, v. 15, no. 8, p. 319-325.

Haack, Sheridan K., Duris, Joseph W., Fogarty, Lisa R., Kolpin, Dana W., Focazio, Michael J., Furlong, Edward T., and Meyer, Michael T., 2009, Comparing Wastewater chemicals, indicator bacteria concentrations, and bacterial pathogen genes as fecal pollution indicators: Journal of Environmental Quality 38:248-258.

Hall, G.E.M., Bonham-Carter, G.F., Horowitz, A.J., Lum, K.R., Lemieux, Claire, Quemerais, B., and Garbarino, J.R., 1996, The effect of using different 0.45-µg filter membranes on ’dissolved’ element concentrations in natural waters: Ap plied Geochemistry, v. 11, p. 243-249.

Horowitz, A.J., Lum, K.R., Garbarino, J.R., Hall, G.E.M., Lemieux, Claire, and Demas, C.R., 1996, The effect of membrane filtration on dissolved trace element concentrations: Water, Air and Soil Pollution, v. 90, p. 281-294.

Horowitz, A.J., Lum, K.R., Lemieux, Claire, Garbarino, J.R., Hall, G.E.M., and Demas, C.R., 1996, Problems associated with using filtration to define dissolved trace element concentrations in natural water samples: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 30, no. 3, p. 954-963.

Kinney, C.A., Furlong, E.T., Kolpin, D.W., Burkhardt, M.R., Zaugg, S.D., Werner, S.L., Bossio, J.P., and Benotti, M.J., 2008, Bioaccumulation of Pharmaceuticals and Other Anthropogenic Waste Indicators in Earthworms from Agricultural Soil Amended with Biosolid or Swine Manure: Environmental Science and Technology.

Larson, S.J., Capel, P.D., Goolsby, D.A., Zaugg, S.D., and Sandstrom, M.W., 1995, Relations between pesticide use and riverine flux in the Mississippi River basin: Chemosphere, v. 31, no. 5, p. 3305-3321.

Leiker, T.J., Abney, S.R.,Goodbred, S.L., and Rosen, M.R., 2008, Identification of methyl triclosan and halogenated analogues in mail carp (Cyprinus carpio) from Las Vegas Bay and semipermeable membrane devices from Las Vegas Wash, Nevada: Science of the Total Environment, 13 p.

Lindley, C.E., Stewart, J.T., and Sandstrom, M.W., 1996, Determination of low concentrations of acetochlor in water by automated solid-phase extraction and gas chromatography with mass selective detection: Journal of AOAC International, v. 79, no. 4, p. 962-966.

Lopes, T.J., and Furlong, E.T., Occurrence and potential adverse effects of semivolatile organic compounds in stream bed sediments, United States, 1992-95: (Director approved January 19, 2000, for Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry).

Majewski, M.S., Foreman, W.T., and Goolsby, D.A., 2000, Pesticides in the atmosphere of the Mississippi River Valley, part I - Rain: Science of the Total Environment, v. 248, p. 201-212.

Majewski, M.S., Foreman, W.T., Goolsby, D.A., and Nakagaki, N., 1998, Airborne pesticide residues along the Mississippi River: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 32, p. 3689-3698.

McMahon, P.B., Dennehy, K.F., and Sandstrom, M.W., 1999, Hydraulic and geochemical performance of a permeable reactive barrier containing zero-valence iron: Denver Federal Center: Ground Water, v. 37, no. 3, p. 396-404.

Phillips, P.J., Smith, S.G., Kolpin, D.W., Zaugg, S.D., Buxton, H.T., and Furlong, E.T., 2010, Pharmaceutical Formulation Facilities as Sources of Opioids and Other Pharmaceuticals to Wastewater Treatment Plant Effluents: Environmental Science and Technology..

Place, B., Anderson, B., Mekebri, A., Furlong, E.T., Gray, J.L., Tjeerdema, R., Field, J., 2010, A Roll for Analytical Chemistry in Advancing our Understanding of the Occurrence, Fate, and Effects of Corexit Oil Dispersants: Environmental Science and Technology 2010, 44, 6016-6018.

Rostad, C.E., Pereira, W.E., and Leiker, T.J., 1999, Distribution and transport of selected anthropogenic lipophilic organic compounds associated with Mississippi River suspended sediment, 1989-1990: Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, v. 36, p. 248-255.

Schultz, M.M., Painter, M.M., Bartell, S.E., Logue, A., Furlong, E.T., Werner, S.L., Schoenfull, H.L., 2011, Selective uptake and biological consequences of environmentally relevant antidepressant pharmaceutical exposures on male fathead minnows: Elsevier, Aquatic Toxicology 104 (2011) p. 38-47

Schultz, M.M.,and Furlong, E.T., 2008, Trace Analysis of Antidepressant Pharmaceuticals and their Select Degradates in Aquatic Matrixes by LC/ESI/MS/MS: Analytical Chemistry, vol 80, p. 1756-1762.

Snyder-Conn, Elaine, Garbarino, J.R., Hoffman, G.L., and Oelkers, Alan, 1997, Soluble trace elements and mercury in Arctic Alaskan snow: Arctic, v. 50, no. 3, p. 201-215.

Ulrich, E.M., Morrison, C.N., Goldsmith, M.R., and Foreman, W.T., 2012, Chiral Pesticides: Identification, Description, and Environmental Implications

Van Metre, P.C., Mahler, B.J., and Furlong, E.T., 2000, Urban sprawl leaves its PAH signature: Environmental Science and Technology, v. 34, p. 4064-4070.

Wong, C.S., Garrison, A.W., and Foreman, W.T., 2000, Enantiomeric composition of chiral polychlorinated biphenyl atropisomers in aquatic bed sediment: Environmental Science and Technology (in press).

Yang, Y.Y., Gray, J.L., Furlong, E.T., Davis, J.G., ReVello, R.C., Borch, T., 2012, Steroid Hormone Runoff from Agricultural Test Plots Applied with Municipal Biosolids: Environmental Science & Technology, 2012, 46, p.2746-2754


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Donna L. Damrau (,
USGS/NWQL, P.O. Box 25585, Denver Federal Center, Bldg 95
Denver, CO 80225-0585; telephone 303.236.3464

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