• Assessing the potential of autonomous submarine gliders for ecosystem monitoring across multiple trophic levels (plankton to cetaceans) and pollutants in shallow shelf seas 

      Suberg, Lavinia; Wynn, Russell B.; Kooij, Jeroen van der; Fernand, Liam; Fielding, Sophie; Guihen, Damien; Gillespie, Douglas; Johnson, Mark; Gkikopoulou, Kalliopi C.; Allan, Ian; Vrana, Branislav; Miller, Peter I.; Smeed, David; Jones, Alice R. (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2014)
    • Blue mussels (Mytilus edulis spp.) as sentinel organisms in coastal pollution monitoring: A review 

      Beyer, Jonny; Green, Norman Whitaker; Brooks, Steven; Allan, Ian; Ruus, Anders; Gomes, Tania; Bråte, Inger Lise Nerland; Schøyen, Merete (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      The blue mussel (Mytilus spp.) is widely used as a bioindicator for monitoring of coastal water pollution (mussel watch programs). Herein we provide a review of this study field with emphasis on: the suitability of Mytilus ...
    • Comparison of caged and native blue mussels (Mytilus edulis spp.) for environmental monitoring of PAH, PCB and trace metals 

      Schøyen, Merete; Allan, Ian; Ruus, Anders; Håvardstun, Jarle; Hjermann, Dag Øystein; Beyer, Jonny (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017)
      Contaminant bioaccumulation was studied in blue mussels (Mytilus edulis spp.) using the harbor waters of Kristiansand (Norway) as a case study. A suite of chemical contaminants (trace metals, PAHs and PCBs) was analyzed ...
    • Contaminants in coastal waters of Norway 2012 

      Green, Norman Whitaker; Schøyen, Merete; Øxnevad, Sigurd; Ruus, Anders; Allan, Ian; Høgåsen, Tore; Beylich, Bjørnar; Håvardstun, Jarle; Rogne, Åse K. Gudmundson; Tveiten, Lise Ann (NIVA-rapport;6582, Research report, 2013)
      This programme examines long term changes for legacy and some emerging contaminants in biota along the coast of Norway from the Oslofjord and Hvaler region in the southeast to the Varangerfjord in the northeast, in both ...
    • Contaminants in coastal waters of Norway 2013 

      Green, Norman Whitaker; Schøyen, Merete; Øxnevad, Sigurd; Ruus, Anders; Allan, Ian; Hjermann, Dag Øystein; Høgåsen, Tore; Beylich, Bjørnar; Håvardstun, Jarle; Rogne, Åse K Gudmundson; Tveiten, Lise Ann (NIVA-rapport;6728, Research report, 2014)
      This programme examines the levels, trends and effects of contaminants in biota along the coast of Norway. The 2013-investigation included analyses of 120 different contaminants or biological effect parameters in five types ...
    • Contaminants in coastal waters of Norway 2014 

      Green, Norman Whitaker; Schøyen, Merete; Øxnevad, Sigurd; Ruus, Anders; Allan, Ian; Hjermann, Dag Øystein; Høgåsen, Tore; Beylich, Bjørnar; Håvardstun, Jarle; Lund, Espen; Tveiten, Lise Ann; Bæk, Kine (NIVA-rapport;6917, Research report, 2015)
      This programme examines the levels, trends and effects of contaminants in biota along the coast of Norway. The 2014-investigation included analyses of 136 different contaminants or biological effect parameters in five types ...
    • Contaminants in coastal waters of Norway 2015. Miljøgifter i norske kystområder 2015. 

      Green, Norman W.; Schøyen, Merete; Øxnevad, Sigurd; Ruus, Anders; Allan, Ian; Hjermann, Dag; Severinsen, Gunnar; Høgåsen, Tore; Beylich, Bjørnar; Håvardstun, Jarle; Lund, Espen; Tveiten, Lise; Bæk, Kine (NIVA-rapport;7087, Research report, 2016-10)
      This programme examines the levels, trends and effects of contaminants in biota along the coast of Norway. The 2015-investigation included analyses of 108 different contaminants or biological effect parameters in five types ...
    • Environmental Contaminants in an Urban Fjord 

      Ruus, Anders; Allan, Ian; Beylich, Bjørnar; Bæk, Kine; Schlabach, Martin; Helberg, Morten (NIVA-rapport;6714, Research report, 2014)
      This programme, “Environmental Contaminants in an Urban Fjord” has covered sampling and analysis of organisms in a marine food web of the Inner Oslofjord, in addition to samples of sediment, blue mussel and polychaetes at ...
    • Environmental Contaminants in an Urban Fjord, 2014 

      Ruus, Anders; Allan, Ian; Beylich, Bjørnar; Bæk, Kine; Schlabach, Martin; Helberg, Morten (NIVA-rapport;6884, Research report, 2015)
      This programme, “Environmental Contaminants in an Urban Fjord” has covered sampling and analysis of organisms in a marine food web of the Inner Oslofjord, in addition to samples of sediment, blue mussel and polychaetes at ...
    • Environmental Contaminants in an Urban Fjord, 2015 

      Ruus, Anders; Bæk, Kine; Petersen, Karina; Allan, Ian; Beylich, Bjørnar; Schlabach, Martin; Warner, Nicholas; Helberg, Morten (NIVA-rapport;7073, Research report, 2016)
      This programme, “Environmental Contaminants in an Urban Fjord” has covered sampling and analysis of sediment and organisms in a marine food web of the Inner Oslofjord, in addition to samples of blood and eggs from herring ...
    • Evaluation of primary rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss ) hepatocytes suitability as a screening assay for estrogen receptor agonists 

      Hultman, Maria Therese (PhD Thesis;2016:47, Doctoral thesis, 2017-07-12)
      Regulatory legislations on chemicals have in recent years become more stringent, requiring more toxicological evaluation. The increased toxicological testing have resulted in a stronger effort to implement the 3Rs (Refinement, ...
    • In vivo bioaccumulation of contaminants from historically polluted sediments - Relation to bioavailability estimates 

      Ruus, Anders; Allan, Ian; Øxnevad, Sigurd; Schaanning, Morten; Borgå, Katrine; Bakke, Torgeir Heggelund; Næs, Kristoffer (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2013)
      Many contaminants are recalcitrant against degradation. Therefore, when primary sources have been discontinued, contaminated sediments often function as important secondary pollution sources. Since the management and ...
    • Microplastics in marine environments: Occurrence, distribution and effects 

      Nerland, Inger Lise; Halsband, Claudia; Allan, Ian; Thomas, Kevin V (NIVA-rapport;6754, Research report, 2014)
      This report reviews the current understanding of the occurrence, distribution and effects of microplastics on the marine environment. Most members of the public are aware of, or have seen the impacts of, litter pollution ...
    • Miljøundersøkelse i Aulivassdraget, konsekvenser av brannen ved Revac AS i 2014 

      Fjeld, Eirik; Allan, Ian; Bæk, Kine; Garmo, Øyvind Aaberg; Lund, Espen; Moe, Therese Fosholt; Persson, Jonas; Thaulow, Jens; Braaten, Hans Fredrik Veiteberg (NIVA-rapport;6757, Research report, 2014)
      En brann i et utendørs lager av plast iblandet fraksjoner av elektronikkavfall ved resirkuleringsanlegget til Revac AS i Vestfold 21. juli 2014 førte til utslipp av forurenset slukkevann i Aulivassdraget – med påfølgende ...
    • Miljøundersøkelse i Aulivassdraget, oppfølging i 2015 

      Fjeld, Eirik; Allan, Ian; Persson, Jonas; Lund, Espen; Thaulow, Jens; Ranneklev, Sissel Brit (NIVA-rapport;6950, Research report, 2016)
      Det rapporteres her fra en oppfølgende miljøundersøkelse i Aulivassdraget, Tønsberg, etter brannen i utendørs lager av plast iblandet fraksjoner av EE-avfall, på gjenvinningsbedriften Revac AS på Linnestad industriområde ...
    • Oppdatert risikovurdering av sedimenter og overvåking med vektpå PAH av det nære sjøområdet til Elkem i Kristiansand i 2013 

      Næs, Kristoffer; Håvardstun, Jarle; Oug, Eivind; Beyer, Jonny; Bakke, Torgeir Heggelund; Heiaas, Harald; Lillicrap, Adam David; Allan, Ian (NIVA-rapport;6664, Research report, 2014)
      Bedriftene Elkem Carbon AS og Elkem Solar AS gjennomfører et overvåkingsprogram i det bedriftsnære sjøområdet i Kristiansandsfjorden. Programmet supplerer og er koplet opp mot myndighetenes generelle overvåking av ...
    • Overvåking av det nære sjøområdet til Elkem Carbon AS i Kristiansand i 2014. PAH i blåskjell og vann 

      Næs, Kristoffer; Håvardstun, Jarle; Allan, Ian (NIVA-rapport;6863, Research report, 2015)
      Bedriften Elkem Carbon AS gjennomfører et overvåkingsprogram i det bedriftsnære sjøområdet i Kristiansandsfjorden. Undersøkelsene i 2014 har vært en videreføring av den langsiktige overvåkingen av det nære sjøområdet til ...
    • Overvåking av det nære sjøområdet til Elkem Solar AS i Kristiansand i 2014. Metaller i blåskjell og vann 

      Håvardstun, Jarle; Allan, Ian; Næs, Kristoffer (NIVA-rapport;6862, Research report, 2015)
      Bedriften Elkem Solar AS gjennomfører et overvåkingsprogram i det bedriftsnære sjøområdet i Kristiansandsfjorden. Undersøkelsene i 2014 har vært en videreføring av den langsiktige overvåkingen av det nære sjøområdet til ...
    • Overvåkingsmetoder for vannregionspesifikke og prioriterte stoffer i kystvann påvirket av ferskvann 

      Ranneklev, Sissel Brit; Green, Norman Whitaker; Allan, Ian; Grung, Merete; Garmo, Øyvind Aaberg; Ruus, Anders; Gitmark, Janne Kim; Schøyen, Merete (NIVA-rapport;7224, Research report, 2017)
      Miljøgifter i brakkvann har vært overvåket i flere tiår i Norge, men det er ikke etablert en felles overvåkingsstrategi, slik som det er for kystvann, elver og innsjøer. I denne rapporten viser vi eksempler på overvåkingsmetoder ...
    • Passive air and water sampling at Andøya, Bjørnøya and Jan Mayen 

      Allan, Ian; Aas, Wenche; Langford, Katherine; Christensen, Guttorm; Green, Norman W.; Breivik, Knut; Bæk, Kine; Ranneklev, Sissel (NIVA-rapport;6366, Research report, 2012)
      As part of the monitoring programme established by the Norwegian Climate and Pollution Directorate (Klif) to assess fluxes of contaminants in the Barents Sea, Norwegian Sea and North Sea, passive sampling was undertaken ...