Scientific publications

2021

Microplastics in fecal samples of whalesharks (Rhincodon typus) and from surface water in the Philippines

Yong M.M.H., Leistenschneider C., Miranda J.A., Paler M.K., Legaspi E.G., Germanov E., Araujo G., Burkhardt-Holm P., Erni-Cassola G. - Micropl.&Nanopl. 1, 17 (2021)
doi.org/10.1186/s43591-021-00017-9

Low microplastic abundance in Siganus spp. from the Tanon Strait, Central Philippines

Paler M.K.O., Leistenschneider C., Migo V., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Environmental Pollution
doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2021.117166

2020

Opportunistically collected data from aerial surveys reveal spatio-temporal distribution patterns of marine debris in German waters

Unger B., Herr H., Viquerat S., Gilles A., Burkhardt-Holm P., Siebert U.
doi.org/10.1007/s11356-020-10610-9

Independence of microplastic ingestion from environmental load in the round goby (Neogobius melanostomus) from the Rhine river using high quality standards

Bosshart S., Erni-Cassola G., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Environmental Pollution
doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2020.115664

Seasonal microplastics variation in nival and pluvial stretches of the Rhine River – From the Swiss catchment towards the North Sea

Mani T., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Science of The Total Environment
doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2019.135579

2019

Ingestion of microplastics by fish and other prey organisms of cetaceans, exemplified for two large baleen whale species

Burkhardt-Holm P., N'Guyen A. - Marine Pollution Bulletin
doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2019.04.068

Microplastic pollution in benthic mid-stream sediments of the Rhine River

Mani T., Primpke S., Lorenz C., Gerdts G., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Environ. Sci. Technol.
doi: 10.1021/acs.est.9b01363

Using castor oil to separate microplastics from four different environmental matrices

Mani T., Frehland S., Kalberer A., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Analytical Methods
doi: 10.1039/C8AY02559B

Repeated detection of polystyrene microbeads in the Lower Rhine River

Mani T., Blarer P., Storck F.R., Pittroff M., Wernicke T., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Environmental Pollution
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2018.11.036

2017

Biodegradable and Petroleum-Based Microplastics Do Not Differ in Their Ingestion and Excretion but in Their Biological Effects in a Freshwater Invertebrate Gammarus fossarum

Straub S., Hirsch P., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health
doi: 10.3390/ijerph14070774

2016

Microplastics affect assimilation efficiency in the freshwater amphipod Gammarus fossarum

Blarer P., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Environmental Science and Pollution Research
doi: 10.1007/s11356-016-7584-2

2015

Microplastics profile along the Rhine River

Mani T., Hauk A., Walter U., Burkhardt-Holm P. - Scientific Reports
doi: 10.1038/srep17988

2013

Meeresverschmutzung der neuen Art: Mikroplastik - ein unsichtbarer Störenfried

Burkhardt-Holm P., Schulz G., Athanasopulu K. - Biologie unserer Zeit
doi: 10.1002/biuz.201310497

2012

Uptake and effects of microplastics on cells and tissue of the blue mussel Mytilus edulis L. after an experimental exposure

Von Moos N., Burkhardt-Holm P., Köhler A. - Environmental Science and Technology
doi: 10.1021/es302332w