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Andrew Booth

Senior Research Scientist

Andrew Booth

Senior Research Scientist

Andrew Booth
Phone: 930 89 510
Department: Environment and New Resources
Office: Trondheim

Publications and responsibilities

Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1701737

Microplastic fibres (MPFs) are increasingly being reported as one of the dominant forms of microplastic pollution in aquatic environments. Clothing and textiles produced from synthetic fibres such as polyester (PES), polyacrylic (PAC) and nylon (PA) are considered some of the main sources of MPFs. H...

Authors Salaberria Iurgi Booth Andy Sørensen Lisbet Altin Dag Asimakopoulos Alexandros Wagner Martin Sait Shannen Rogstad Dina Tevik
Year 2019
Type Conference lecture and academic presentation
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1701730

Microplastic debris is a pervasive environmental contaminant that has the potential to impact the health of biota, although its modes of action remain somewhat unclear. The current study tested the hypothesis that exposure to fibrous and particulate microplastics would alter feeding, impacting on li...

Authors Cole Matthew Coppock Rachel Lindeque Pennie K. Altin Dag Reed Sarah Pond David Sørensen Lisbet Galloway Tamara S. Booth Andy
Year 2019
Type Journal publication
Publication
https://www.sintef.no/en/publications/publication/?pubid=CRIStin+1695974

Microplastic (MP) has become ubiquitous in the marine environment. Its threat to marine organisms has been demonstrated under laboratory conditions, yet studies on wild populations still face methodological difficulties. We reviewed the methods used to separate MP from soft animal tissues and highli...

Authors Piarulli Stefania Scapinello Sara Comandini Paolo Magnusson Kerstin Granberg Maria Wong Joanne X.W. Sciutto Giorgia Prati Silvia Mazzeo Rocco Booth Andy Airoldi Laura
Year 2019
Type Journal publication