MICRO2018

Alicia will be presenting a poster on her work at MICRO 2018. The conference focuses on “Fate and Impact of Microplastics: Knowledge, Actions and  Solutions”. It is held in Lanzarote on 19-23 November 2018.

Her poster is titled: “Impacts of Freshwater Microplastics. Investigating the potential effects of a range of microplastics on a plant and animal freshwater model species”.

 

Poster on "Impacts of Freshwater Microplastics. Investigating the potential effects of a range of microplastics on a plant and animal freshwater model species" by Alicia Mateos-Cárdenas

References for the work:

  • Cole, M. (2016). A novel method for preparing microplastic fibers. Scientific Reports, 6, 34519.
  • Guideline, T. T., & Guideline, O. (2001). OECD Guidelines for the Testing of Chemicals.
  • Lahive, E., O’Halloran, J., & Jansen, M. A. K. (2015). A marriage of convenience; a simple food chain comprised of Lemna minor (L.) and Gammarus pulex (L.) to study the dietary transfer of zinc. Plant Biology, 17, 75-81.
  • Wagner, M., & Lambert, S. (Eds.). (2017). Freshwater Microplastics: Emerging Environmental Contaminants? (Vol. 58). Springer.

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