W3170: Beneficial Reuse of Residuals and Reclaimed Water: Impact on Soil Ecosystem and Human Health (formerly W2170)

(Multistate Research Project)

Status: Active

SEAS-422 Reports

09/11/2015

Journal articles

Attanayake, C.P., G.M. Hettiarchchi, S. Martin, and G.M. Pierzynski. 2015. Potential bioavailability of lead, arsenic, and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in compost-amended urban soils. J. Environ. Qual. 44:930-944. Doi: 10.2134/jeq2014.09.0400.

Barbarick, K.A., J.A. Ippolito, and J. McDaniel. 2015. Uptake coefficients for biosolids-amended dryland winter wheat. J. Environ. Qual. 44:286-292.

Bertagnoli, A.D., K.A. Meinhardt, M. Pannu, S. Brown, S. Strand, S.C. Fransen and D.A. Stahl. 2015. Influence of edaphic and management factors on the diversity and abundance of ammonia-oxidizing thaumarchaeota and bacteria in soils of bioenergy crop cultivars. Environ. Microbiology Reports 7:2:312-320

Betancourt, W.Q., M. Kitajima, A.D. Wing, J. Regnery, J.E. Drewes, I.L. Pepper, and C.P. Gerba. 2014. Assessment of virus removal by managed aquifer recharge at three full-scale operations. J. Env. Sci. Hlth, Part A. 49:1-8.

Brown, S. 2015. Greenhouse gas accounting for landfill diversion of food scraps and yard waste. Compost Sci. In press

Brown, S., M. Mahoney and M. Sprenger. 2014. A comparison of the efficacy and ecosystem impact of residuals-based and topsoil-based amendments for restoring historic mine tailings in the Tri-State mining district. Sci. Tot. Environ. 485-486:624-632.

Brown, S.L., A.Corfman, K. Mendrey, K. Kurtz, and F. Grothkopp. 2015. Stormwater Bioretention systems- testing the phosphorus saturation index and compost feedstocks as predictive tools for system performance. J. Environ. Qual., In press

Chao Q., D. Troya, C. Shang, S. Hildreth, R. Helm, and K. Xia. 2015. Surface Catalyzed Oxidative Oligomerization of 17?-estradiol by Fe3+-Saturated Montmorillonite. Environ. Sci. Technol. 49:956–964.

Cheng-Hua Liu, Ya-Hui Chuang, Tsan-Yao Chen, Yuan Tian, Hui Li, Ming-Kuang Wang, and Wei Zhang. 2015. Mechanism of Arsenic Adsorption on Magnetite Nanoparticles from Water: Thermodynamic and Spectroscopic Studies. Environ. Sci. Technol. 49:7726-7734.

Cun Liu, Cheng Gu, Kai Yu, Hui Li, Brian J. Teppen, Cliff T. Johnston, Stephen A. Boyd, and Dongmei Zhou. 2015. Integrating structural and thermodynamic mechanisms for sorption of PCBs by montmorillonite. Environ. Sci. Technol. 49:2796-2805.

Daniels, W., Z. Orndorff, C. Zipper. 2014. Predicting release and aquatic effects of total dissolved solids from Appalachian USA coal mines. International Journal of Coal Science and Technology 1:152-162.

Defoe, P.P, G.M. Hettiarachchi, C. Benedict, and S. Martin. 2014. Safety of Gardening on Lead- and Arsenic-Contaminated Urban Brownfields. J. Environ. Qual. 43:2041- 2078. Doi: 10.2134/jeq2014.03.0099.

Dutta, T., C. Dell and R. Stehouwer. 2014. Linking organic carbon, water content, and nitrous oxide emission in a reclaimed mine soil. Accepted online Sept 27, 2014 Land Degradation & Development, Doi: 10.1002/ldr.2333.

Elliott, H.A. and M. Taylor. 2014. Phosphorus partitioning in co-dewatering biosolids and water treatment residuals. Water Sci. Tech. 70(3):422-429.

Evans, D., C. Zipper, P. Donovan, W. Daniels. 2014. Long-term trends of specific conductance in waters discharged by coal-mine valley fills in central Appalachia, USA. Journal of the American Water Resources Association 50:1449-1460.

Fahrenfeld, N., K. Knowlton, L. A. Krometis, W. C. Hession, K. Xia, E. Lipscomb, K. Libuit, B. L. Green, A. Pruden. 2014. Effect of Manure Application on Abundance of Antibiotic Resistance Genes and their Attenuation Rates in Soil: Field-Scale Mass Balance Approach. Environ. Sci. Technol. 48:2643–2650.

Gunatilake, S. R., J. W Kwon, T. E. Mlsna, and K. Xia. 2014. A novel approach to determine estrogenic hormones in swine lagoon wastewater using QuEChERS method combined with solid phase extraction, and LC/MS/MS analysis. Anal. Methods. 6:9267-9275.

Huaizhou Xu, Xiaolei Qu, Hui Li, Cheng Gu, and Dongqiang Zhu. 2014. Sorption of Tetracycline to Varying-Sized Montmorillonite Fractions. J. Environ. Qual. 43:2079-2085.

Ippolito, J.A., K.A. Barbarick, and R.B. Brobst. 2014. Copper and zinc speciation in a biosolids amended, semiarid grassland soil. J. Environ. Qual. 43:1576-1584

Kitajima, J., A.T. Rachmadi, B.C. Iker, E. Haramoto, I.L. Pepper, and C.P. Gerba. 2015. Occurrence and genetic diversity of human cosavirus in influent and effluent of wastewater treatment plants in Arizona, United States. Arch. Virol. 160:1775-1779.

Kitajima, M., B.C. Iker, I.L. Pepper, and C.P. Gerba. 2014. Relative abundance and treatment reduction of viruses during wastewater treatment processes – identification of potential viral indicators. Sci. Tot. Environ. Vol. 488-489, pp. 290-296.

Koropchak, S., W. Daniels, A. Wick, G.R. Whittecar, N. Haus. 2015. Beneficial use of dredge materials for soil reconstruction and development of dredge screening protocols. J. Environ. Qual. Doi:10.2134/jeq2014.12.0529.

Liu, J., D.J. Sample, J. Owen, J. Li, and G.K. Evanylo. 2014. Assessment of selected bioretention blends for nutrient retention using mesocosm experiments. J. Environ. Qual. Vol 43, Doi: 10.2134/jeq2014.01.0017.

McDaniel, J.P., G. Butters, K.A. Barbarick, and M.E. Stomburger. 2015. Effects of Aporrectodea caliginosa on soil hydraulic properties and solute dispersivity. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 79:838-847.

Meinhardt, K.A., A. Bertagnolli, M. Pannu, S.E. Strand, S.L. Brown and D.A. Stahl. 2015. Evaluation of revised polymerase chain reaction primers for more inclusive quantification of ammonia-oxidizing archaea and bacteria. Environ. Microbiology Reports 7:2:354-363.

Odenheimer J., J. Skousen, L. McDonald, D. Vesper, M. Mannix, W. Daniels. 2014. Predicting release of total dissolved solids from overburden material using acid-base accounting parameters. Geochemistry: Exploration, Environment, Analysis, Online First. Doi: 10.1144/geochem2014-276.

Orndorff, Z., W. Daniels, C. Zipper, M. Eick, M. Beck. 2015. A column evaluation of Appalachian coal mine cpoils’ temporal leaching behavior. Environ. Pollut. 204:39-47.

Pietrzykowski, M., W. Daniels. 2014. Estimation of carbon sequestration in pine (Pinus sylvestris L.) ecosystems developed on post-mining sites in Poland. Ecological Engineering 73: 209-218.

Ray, P., K.F. Knowlton, C. Shang, and K. Xia. 2014. Development and validation of a UPLC-MS/MS method to monitor cephapirin excretion in dairy cows following intramammary infusion. PLoS ONE. 9:1-12.

Ray, P., K.F. Knowlton, C. Shang, and K. Xia. 2014. Method development and validation: solid phase extraction (SPE)-ultra performance liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry (UPLC-MS/MS) quantification of pirlimycin in bovine feces and urine. J AOAC International. 97:1730-1736.

Sherchan, S., S.A. Snyder, C.P. Gerba, and I.L. Pepper. 2014. Inactivation of MS2 coliphage by UV and hydrogen peroxide: comparison by cultural and molecular methodologies. J. Env. Sci. Hlth. Part A. 49:397-403.

Sherchan, S.P., Masaaki, K., Gerba, C.P., and Pepper, I.L. 2014. Rapid detection technologies for monitoring microorganisms in water. Biosensors J. 3:109. Doi: 10.4172/2090-4967.1000109.

Wanting Lin, Rui Sun, Xi Gao, Ranfang Xu, and Hui Li. 2015. Low-Molecular-Weight Organic Acids Enhance Desorption of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons from Soil. European Journal of Soil Science 66:339-347.

Woodward, E.E., D.M. Andrews, C.F. Williams, J.E. Watson. 2014. Vadose zone transport of natural and synthetic estrogen hormones at Penn State’s “Living Filter” wastewater irrigation site. J. Environ. Qual. 43:1933-1941.

Ya-Hui Chuang, Yingjie Zhang, Wei Zhang, Stephen A. Boyd, and Hui Li. 2015. Comparison of accelerated solvent extraction and quick, easy, cheap, effective, rugged and safe method for extraction and determination of pharmaceuticals in vegetables. J. Chromatogr. A 1404:1-9.

Yarwood, S., A. Wick, M. Williams, W. Daniels. 2015. Parent material and vegetation influence early soil microbial community establishment following 30-years of rock weathering. Microbial. Ecol. 69:383-94.

Yingjie Zhang, Stephen A. Boyd, Brian J. Teppen, James M. Tiedje, and Hui Li. 2014. Role of Tetracycline Speciation in the Bioavailability to Escherichia coli for Uptake and Expression of Antibiotic Resistance. Environ. Sci. Technol. 48:4893-4900.

Yingjie Zhang, Stephen A. Boyd, Brian J. Teppen, James M. Tiedje, and Hui Li. 2014. Organic Acids Enhance Bioavailability of Tetracycline in Water to Escherichia coli for Uptake and Expression of Antibiotic Resistance. Water. Res. 65:98-106.

Zeyou Chen, Hui Li, Yanzheng Gao, and Anping Peng. 2015. Removal of Phenanthrene and Acenaphthene from Aqueous Solution by Enzyme-Catalyzed Phenol Coupling Reaction. Chemical Engineering Journal 265:27-33.

Abstracts/ presentations

Bamber, K.W., G.K. Evanylo and W.E. Thomason. 2014. Nitrogen cycling from fall applications of biosolids to winter small grains. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Long Beach, CA. Nov. 2-5, 2014.

Bero, N., S. Griffith, D.J. Soldat, J. Stier, E.H. Ervin, and G. Evanylo. 2014. Using biosolids for turfgrass sod production. Agron. Abr. p. 89253. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Long Beach, CA. Nov. 2-5, 2014.

Ervin, E.H., A. Boyd, and G. Evanylo. 2014. Development and testing of EQ biosolids mixes for amending disturbed urban soils and improving tall fescue drought resistance. Agron. Abr. p. 87504. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Long Beach, CA. Nov. 2-5, 2014.

Evanylo, G.K. 2014. Integration of the role of vegetation and soil in urban landscape environmental quality: Session summary & posing future needs. In Symposium: Effects of nutrient cycling in urban grassland soils on soil and water quality. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Long Beach, CA. Nov. 2-5, 2014.

Evanylo, G.K., J. Liu, and D. Sample. 2014. Bioretention cell performance: Influence of media chemical and physical properties. BioCycle East pre-conference workshop: Soils and the Chesapeake. Ellicott City, MD. Oct 27.

Evanylo, G.K., J. Liu, D. Sample, J. Owen, and J. Li. 2014. Comparison of bioretention media composition on performance. BioCycle East Conference. Ellicott City, MD. Oct 28.

Favorito, J., Eick, M.J. and Grossl, P.R. 2015. Selenium biogeochemistry in calcareous soils. CSES graduate symposium. Blacksburg, VA.

Hemmerling, J., M. L. Mashtare, and L. S. Lee. 2014. Evaluating Contaminants of Emerging Concern in Commercial Biosolid-based Fertilizers. SURF Poster Symposium. West Lafayette, IN. (Award: Top Ten Poster).

Hettiarachchi, G.M., C. Attanayake, P. Defoe, and S. Martin. 2014. Growing food crops on urban soils. ASA/SSSA/CSA Annual Meetings, Long Beach, CA. Nov. 2014.

Hettiarachchi, G.M., C. Attanayake, P. Defoe, S. Martin, and G. M. Pierzynski. 2014. Minimizing human exposure to contaminants in urban soils. ASA/SSSA/CSA Annual Meetings, Long Beach, CA. Nov. 2014.


Huertas A.F. L., M. L. Mashtare, and L. S. Lee. 2014. Persistence of Emerging Contaminants from Commercial Biosolids-Based Fertilizers in Aerobic Soils. Purdue University Ecological Sciences and Engineering Poster Symposium, West Lafayette, IN.

Lee, L.S., Mashtare, M.M., Hemmerling, J. and A.F.L. Huertas. 2015 Assessing Organic Contaminants of Emerging Concern in Commercially Available in Biosolid-based Fertilizers. WEF/IWE Residuals and Biosolids Workshop.

Mashtare, M. L., J. Hemmerling, A. Zull, and L. S. Lee. 2014. Evaluating Poly/Perfluoroalkyl Substances in Commercial Biosolids-based Fertilizers. 2014 Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC) North America 35th Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Mashtare, M. L., J. Hemmerling, and L. S. Lee. 2014. Evaluating Contaminants of Emerging Concern in Commercial Biosolid-based Fertilizers. Soil in the City Conference

Mashtare, M. L., J. Hemmerling, F. L. Huertas Ayala, and L. S. Lee. 2014. Evaluating the Concentration and Bioavailability of Micropollutants in Commercial Biosolids-based Fertilizers. 2014 ASA, CSSA, and SSSA International Annual Meetings, Long Beach, CA.

McAdams, B. N., M. L. Mashtare, and L. S. Lee. 2014. Characterization and Reclamation of Railroad-Impacted Soils. Purdue University Ecological Sciences and Engineering Poster Symposium, West Lafayette, IN. (Award: 2nd Place Poster)
McDaniel, J., K. Barbarick, and G. Butters. 2015. Soil phosphorus accumulation following 20 years of wheat-fallow with biosolids. American Society of Agronomy Abstract 94-8.
Pepper, I.L., Snyder, S.A., Yu, H-W., and Anumol, T. 2014. Monitoring for Reliability and Process Control of Potable Reuse Applications. Water Reuse Conference, Sao Paulo Brazil. Oct. 2014.

Qin, C., K. Xia, D. Troya, C. Shang. Oxidative Coupling Processes on Fe3+-Saturated Montmorillonite Surfaces: Polymerization of 17?-Estradiol. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Long Beach, CA. Nov. 2-5, 2014.

Ray, P., K. F. Knowlton, C. Shang, and K. Xia. 2015 Fecal and urinary elimination kinetics of cephalosporin and lincosamide antibiotics in dairy cows following intramammary infusion: Application of SPE clean-up and UPLCMS/MS quantification approach. 249th American Chemical Society National Meeting, Denver, CO. Mar. 22–26.

Schmitz, B., Gerba, C., and Pepper, I. Pathogen and Nutrient Removal During Wastewater Treatment at a 21st Century Wastewater Treatment Plant. 19th European and Organic Resources Conference, Manchester, UK, Nov. 2014.


Weeks, J., G.M. Hettiarachchi, E. Santos, and J. Tatarko. 2014. Assessment of Potential Human Inhalation Exposure to Soil Trace Elements Resulting from Agricultural Activity on Urban Brownfield Sites. ASA/SSSA/CSA Annual Meetings, Long Beach, CA. Nov. 2013

Xia, K., and L. Hundal. Occurrence and fate of emerging contaminants in biosolids and biosolids-amended soils. 2014 International Symposium on Environment and Health (ISEH 2014). Beijing, China. July 4-5 2014.

Xia, K., B. Badgley, C. Hession, L.A. Krometis, and T. Sosienski. Occurrence of Emerging Contaminant 4-Nonylphenol in Stream Water of a Mixed Use Small Watershed: Impact of Urban Storm Water Runoff. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Long Beach, CA. Nov. 2-5, 2014.

Xia, K., B. Badgley, C. Hession, L.A. Krometis, T. Sosienski. Occurrence of 4-Nonylphenol in a Mixed Use Small Watershed. 2014 Mid-Atlantic Water Conference. Shepherdstown, West Virginia, Sept. 24-25, 2014.

Xia, K., C Qin, D. Troya, and C. Shang. Surface catalyzed polymerization oemerging contaminants by Fe(III)-modified montmorillonite. 2014 International Symposium on Environment and Health (ISEH 2014). Beijing, China. July 4-5 2014.

Books and Book chapters

Brown, S and N. Goldstein. The Role of Organic Residuals in Urban Agriculture. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations. Springer Publishers. In press

Brown, S. Soils and Climate Change. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations. Springer Publishers. In press

Brown, S. A Guide to Types of Non Potable Water and the Potential for Reuse in Urban Systems. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations. Springer Publishers. In press

Brown, S. and C. Cogger. Soil formation and nutrient cycling. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations. Springer Publishers. In press

Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations. Springer Publishers. In press
Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Human Dimensions. Springer publishers. In press

Cogger, C. and S. Brown Curbside gardens. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations. Springer Publishers. In press

Emery, I. and S. Brown Lettuce to Reduce Greenhouse Gases: A Comparative Life Cycle Assessment of Conventional and Community Agriculture. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations. Springer Publishers. In press

Hue, N.V. 2015. Bioremediation of arsenic toxicity, p. 155-165. In Arsenic Toxicity and prevention. Narayan Chakrabarty (Ed.). CRC Press.

McIvor, K. and S. Brown. A Case Study: Integrating Urban Agriculture into the Municipal Infrastructure in Tacoma, WA. In Brown, S and N. Goldstein. The Role of Organic Residuals in Urban Agriculture. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations. Springer Publishers. In press

Wang, Lawrence K., Nazih K. Shammas, Gregory K. Evanylo and Mu-Hao S. Wang. 2014. Engineering and management of agricultural land application. In L.K. Wang and C.T. Yang (Eds.) Modern Water Resources Engineering. Handbook of Environmental Engineering series. Humana Press -Springer Science, NY, USA.


Extension Bulletin

Defoe, P.P. D. Presley, and G.M. Hettiarachchi. Gardening on Lead-contaminated Soils. MF3166. http://www.ksre.ksu.edu/bookstore/pubs/MF3166.pdf

Martin, S. and G.M. Hettiarachchi. 2014. Gardening on Brownfields: Testing Your Soil for Contaminants. MF3192. http://www.ksre.ksu.edu/bookstore/pubs/MF3192.pdf


Trade Journals

Brown, S. 2007-present Climate Change Connections- monthly column Biocycle magazine.

Technical Reports

Barbarick, K.A., and J. McDaniel. 2015. Biosolids application to no-till dryland crop rotations. Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station Technical Report. TR15-5.
Barbarick, K.A., T. Gourd, and J. McDaniel. 2015. Application of anaerobically digested biosolids to dryland winter wheat. Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station Technical Report. TR15-4.

Dissertations and Theses

Bamber, Kevin. 2014. Nitrogen cycling from fall applications of biosolids to winter wheat. CSES M.S. Thesis. [Evanylo]

Berek, A. K. 2015. Biochar as a soil amendment. Ph.D. dissertation, Univ. of Hawaii. May 2015. 142 p.

Webinars

October 15, 2014. G. Hettiarachchi conducted a webinar entitled “Managing contaminants in urban vegetable gardens to minimize human exposure” as part of the CLU-IN Webinar Series (an ongoing series of webinars organized by USEPA Technology Innovation and Field Service Division).

September 26, 2014. G. Hettiarachchi and S. Martin conducted a webinar titled “Contaminant Uptake in Food Crops grown on Brownfield Sites” as part of the Redevelopment Institute’s Sustainability Series, an ongoing series of webinars focused on sustainable development topics.

09/09/2016

PUBLICATIONS ISSUED or MANUSCRIPTS APPROVED 2015


 


Journal Articles


 


Attanayake, C.P., G.M. Hettiarachchi, S. Martin, and G.M. Pierzynski. 2015. Potential bioavailability of lead, arsenic, and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in compost-amended urban soils. J. Environ. Qual. 44:930-944. 


Barbarick, K.A., J.A. Ippolito, J.P. McDaniel. 2015. Uptake Coefficients for Biosolids-Amended Dryland Winter Wheat. J. Environ. Qual. 44:286-292.


Basta, N.T., D.M. Busalacchi, L.S. Hundal, K. Kumar, R.P. Dick, R.P. Lanno, J. Carlson, A.E. Cox, and T.C. Granato. 2015. Restoring ecosystem function in degraded urban soil using biosolids, biosolids blend and compost. J. Environ. Qual. Special Issue: Soil in the City. 45(1): 74-83.


Bertagnoli, A.D., K.A. Meinhardt, M. Pannu, S. Brown, S. Strand, S.C. Fransen and D.A. Stahl. 2016. Influence of edaphic and management factors on the diversity and abundance of ammonia-oxidizing thaumarchaeota and bacteria in soils of bioenergy crop cultivars.  Environmental Microbiology Reports 7:2:312-320


Brown, S. L., R.L. Chaney, and G.M. Hettiarachchi. 2016.  Lead in urban soils: a real or perceived concern for urban agriculture?  J. Environ. Qual.  45:26-36.


Brown, S.L., A.Corfman, K. Mendrey, K. Kurtz, and F. Grothkopp.  2016. Stormwater Bioretention systems- testing the phosphorus saturation index and compost feedstocks as predictive tools for system performance.  J. Environmental Quality, J. Environ. Qual., 45:1:98-106.


Brown, S. 2016. Greenhouse gas accounting for landfill diversion of food scraps and yard waste. Compost Sci. 24:1: 11-19


Carlson, J., J. Saxena, N. Basta, L. HUndal, D. Busalacchi. 2015. Application of organic amendments to restore degraded soil: effects on microbial properties. Environ. Monit. Assess 187(3):1-15.


Chao Q., D. Troya, C. Shang, S. Hildreth, R. Helm, and K. Xia. 2015. Surface Catalyzed Oxidative Oligomerization of 17β-estradiol by Fe3+-Saturated Montmorillonite. Environ. Sci. Technol. 49:956–964.


Dutta, T., C.J. Dell, R.C. Stehouwer. 2015. Nitrous oxide emissions from a coal mine land reclaimed with stabilized manure. Land Degrad. Develop., doi: 10.1002/ldr.2408.


Franklin, A.M., C.F. Williams, D.M. Andrews, E.E. Woodward, J.E. Watson. 2015. Uptake of three antibiotics and an anti-epileptic drug by wheat crops spray irrigated with wastewater treatment plant effluent. J. Environ. Qual. (Accepted 9/9/2015).


Gall, H.E., S.A. Sassman, B. Jenkinson, L.S. Lee, C.T. Jafvert. 2015. Comparison of export dynamics of nutrients and animal-borne estrogens from a tile-drained Midwestern agroecosystem. Water Res. 72:162-173.


Henry, H., M. F. Naujokas, C. Attanayake N.T. Basta, Z. Cheng, G.M. Hettiarachchi, M. Maddaloni, C. Schadt, and K. G. Scheckel. 2015. Bioavailability-based in situ remediation to meet future lead (Pb) standards in urban soils and gardens. Environ. Sci. Technol. 49 (15), pp 8948–8958.


Ippolito, J.A., K.A. Barbarick, and R.B. Brobst. 2015. Copper and zinc speciation in a biosolids-amended, semiarid grassland soil. J. Environ. Qual. 43:1576-1584.


Meinhardt, K.A., A. Bertagnolli, M. Pannu, S.E. Strand, S.L. Brown and D.A. Stahl. 2015. Evaluation of revised polymerase chain reaction primers for more inclusive quantification of ammonia-oxidizing archaea and bacteria. Environmental Microbiology Reports 7:2:354-363.


Kaiser, M.L., M.L. Williams, N. Basta, M. Hand, and S. Huber. 2015. When vacant lots become urban gardens: Chaacterizing the perceived and actual food safety concerns of urban agriculture in Ohio. J. Food Protect. 78(11):2070-2080.


Kulesza, S. B., R. O. Maguire, K. Xia, J. Cushman, K. F. Knowlton, and P. Ray. 2016. Impact of manure injection on pirlimycin transport in surface runoff. J. Environ. Qual. 45:511–518.


Koropchak, S., W. Daniels, A. Wick, G.R. Whittecar, N. Haus. 2015. Beneficial use of dredge materials for soil reconstruction and development of dredge screening protocols. Journal of Environmental Quality doi:10.2134/jeq2014.12.0529.


Li, Jie, Kan Li, Xin-Yi Cui, N.T. Basta, Li-Ping Li, Hong-Bo Li, and L.Q. Ma. 2015. In vitro bioaccessibility and in vivo relative bioavailability in 12 contaminated soils: Method comparison and method development.  Science of the Total Environment. 532:812-820


McDaniel, J.P., G. Butters, K.A. Barbarick, and M.E. Stromburger. 2015. Effects of Aporrectodea caliginosa on soil hydraulic properties and solute dispersivity. Soil Sci. Soc. Am. J. 79:838-847.


Nelson, W. Beyer, Nicholas T. Basta, Rufus Chaney, Paula F. P. Henry, Thomas May, David Mosby, Barnett A. Rattner, Kirk G. Scheckel, Daniel Sprague. Bioaccessibility tests accurately estimate bioavailability of lead to quail. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. Accepted Article DOI: 10.1002/etc.3399


Obrycki, John F., Nicholas T. Basta, Kirk Scheckel, Albert Juhasz, Brooke N. Stevens, and Kristen K. Minca. Phosphorus amendment efficacy on soil Pb depends upon bioaccessible method conditions. J. Environ. Qual. Special Issue: Soil in the City. 45(1): 37-44.


Orndorff, Z., W. Daniels, C. Zipper, M. Eick, M. Beck. 2015. A column evaluation of Appalachian coal mine spoils’ temporal leaching behavior. Environmental Pollution 204: 39-47.


Pietrzykowski, M., W.L. Daniels and S.C. Koropchak. 2015. Microtopographic effects on growth of young bald cypress (Taxodium distichum L.) in a created freshwater forested wetland in southeastern Virginia. Ecol. Eng. 83:135-143.


Sterner, G. R. Bryant, P. Kleinman, J. Watson, T. Alter. 2015. Community implementation dynamics: Nutrient management in the New York City and Chesapeake Bay watersheds. Intl. J. Rural Law Policy. 2015 Special Edition 1. pp. 1-15.


Tian, G., A. Cox, K. Kumar, T. Granato. G. O'Connor, H. Elliott. 2016. Assessment of plant availability and environmental risk of biosolids-phosphorus in a U.S. Midwest corn-belt soil. J. Environ. Mgt. 172: 171-176.


Yarwood, S., A. Wick, M. Williams, W. Daniels. 2015. Parent material and vegetation influence early soil microbial community establishment following 30-years of rock weathering. Microbial Ecology 69: 383-94.


Books and Book Chapters


Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations.  Springer Publishers.


Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Human Dimensions.  Springer publishers.  


Brown, S. and C. Cogger. Soil formation and nutrient cycling. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds).  Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations.  Springer Publishers.  In press


Brown, S. A Guide to Types of Non Potable Water and the Potential for Reuse in Urban Systems. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations.  Springer Publishers.  In press


Brown, S and N. Goldstein. The Role of Organic Residuals in Urban Agriculture. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations.  Springer Publishers.  In press


Brown, S. Soils and Climate Change. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations.  Springer Publishers.  In press


Cogger, C. and S. Brown Curbside gardens. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations.  Springer Publishers.  In press


Emery, I. and S. Brown Lettuce to Reduce Greenhouse Gases: A Comparative Life Cycle Assessment of Conventional and Community Agriculture. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations.  Springer Publishers.  In press


Hettiarachchi, G.M., C. P. Attanayake, P.D. Defoe, and S.E. Martin. 2015. Mechanisms to reduce risk potential. In Sowing Seeds in the City. K. McIvor, E. Hodges Snyder and S.L. Brown editors. Springer Publishing. In Press.


Hue, NV. 2015. Bioremediation of arsenic toxicity. P. 155-165. In: Arsenic Toxicity and Prevention. Narayan Chakrabarty (ed.). CRC Press. Boca Raton, FL.


McIvor, K. and S. Brown. A Case Study: Integrating Urban Agriculture into the Municipal Infrastructure in Tacoma, WA. In Brown, S and N. Goldstein. The Role of Organic Residuals in Urban Agriculture. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations.  Springer Publishers.  In press


Proceedings


Daniels, W.L., J.M. Parker, Z.W. Orndorff, L.C. Ross, S.C. Koropchak, C.E. Zipper and M.J. Eick. 2015. Evaluation of a simple column leaching method to predict potential TDS losses from central Appalachian overburden materials. 13 p. In J. Craynon (Ed.), Proc., 2nd Environmental Considerations in Energy Production Conf., Sept. 20-23, 2015, Pittsburgh, PA, Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME); www.smenet.org.


Whitacre, S.D., N.T. Basta and W.L. Daniels. 2015. Evaluation of soil and dust as an exposure medium for arsenic, cadmium, lead and other contaminants in Appalachian coal mining communities. 12 p. In J. Craynon (Ed.), Proc., 2nd Environmental Considerations in Energy Production Conf., Sept. 20-23, 2015, Pittsburgh, PA, Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME); www.smenet.org.


Yuqin  Jiao, Julie K.  Bower, Wansoo  Im, Nicholas  Basta, John  Obrycki, Mohammad Z.  Al-Hamdan, Allison Wilder, Claire  Bollinger, Tongwen , Zhang, Ludie  Hatten, Jerrie  Hatten, Darryl B.  Hood. 2015. Development of Educational PPGIS Risk-Communication Tools and Application to Evaluating Urban Soils. In Proceedings from the 2015 Minority Health and Health Disparities Grantees' Conference, as a Special Issue of the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH). J. Community Medicine. http://www.mdpi.com/1660-4601/13/1/11.


Zipper, C.E., E.V. Clark, W.L. Daniels and R.J. Krenz. 2015. Mine spoil fill construction for reducing total dissolved solids in discharged waters. 8 p. In J. Craynon (Ed.), Proc., 2nd Environmental Considerations in Energy Production Conf., Sept. 20-23, 2015, Pittsburgh, PA, Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration (SME); www.smenet.org.


                                                                   


Abstracts


Alghamdi, A., D.R. Presley, M. B. Kirkham, G.M. Hettiarachchi, and B. Paul. 2015. Soil physical properties at an abandoned mine in central USA. ASA/SSSA/CSA Annual Meetings, Nov. 2015, Minneapolis, MN.


Bamber, K. and G. Evanylo. 2015. Effects of biosolids type and soil texture on appropriate biosolids application rate and timing to winter wheat. Water Environment Federation Residuals and Biosolids Conference. Beltsville, MD. June 11.


Basta, N.T. 2015. Restoring ecosystem function in degraded urban soil using biosolids, biosolids blend and compost. Ohio Water Environment Association, 2015 Biosolids Specialty Workshop. Columbus, OH Dec. 3, 2015.


Basta, Nicholas T., Dawn M. Busalacchi, Lakhwinder S. Hundal, Kuldip Kumar, Richard P. Dick, Roman P. Lanno, Jennifer Carlson Albert E. Cox, and Thomas C. Granato. 2015. Restoring ecosystem function in degraded urban soil using biosolids, biosolids blend and compost. Society of Ecological Restoration Midwest Great Lakes Annual Meeting, Glencoe, IL, Mar 27-29, 2015.


Betts, Aaron R., Brooke Stevens, Nicholas T. Basta, and Kirk G Scheckel. 2015. Correlating arsenic (As) and iron (Fe) speciation to as bioavailability from a collection of contaminated soils with varying contamination sources and soil properties. Presentation 262-6. ASA, CSSA, and Soil Science Society International Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN Nov. 15-18, 2015.


Chao Q., K. Xia. Removal of 17β-estradiol from wastewater using Fe3+-saturated montmorillonite. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Minneapolis, MN, November 15-18, 2015.


Chayapan, P., V. Gudichuttu, G.M. Pierzynski, G.M. Hettiarachchi, and L.R. Baker. 2015. Long-term effects of compost additions to chemical and biological properties of metal-contaminated soils.  The 13th International Conference on Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements. July 2015, Fukushima, Japan.


Clark, E., W.L. Daniels, Z. Orndorff, C.E. Zipper, and K. Eriksson. Evaluation of Appalachian mine spoil leachate chemistry and its associated geochemical influences. In R.I. Barnhisel (Ed.). Proc., Nat. Meet. Amer. Soc. Mining and Rec., Lexington, KY, Reclamation Opportunities for a Sustainable Future, June 7–11, 2015. ASMR, 1305 Weathervane Dr., Champaign, IL 61821. http://www.asmr.us/


Cushman J., R. Maguire, and K. Xia. Fate of thiamethoxam (TMX), a neonicotinoid insecticide, coated on corn seeds – A greenhouse study. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Minneapolis, MN, November 15-18, 2015.


Daniels, W.L. 2015. Development of soil and site reconstruction guidance for created non-tidal wetland sites in the Mid-Atlantic USA. Abstract #207-7, 2015 Annual Meetings Amer. Soc. Agron., Crop Sci. Soc. Amer. and Soil Sci. Soc. Amer., Nov. 15-18, 2015, Minneapolis, MN. https://scisoc.confex.com/scisoc/2015am/webprogram/start.html


Diatta, S., G. Evanylo, W. Thomason and W.L. Daniels. 2015. Germination and early seedling growth of seven varieties of pearl millet [Pennisetum Glaucum (L.) R. Br.] under saline conditions. Abstract #415-10, 2015 Annual Meetings Amer. Soc. Agron., Crop Sci. Soc. Amer. and Soil Sci. Soc. Amer., Nov. 15-18, 2015, Minneapolis, MN. https://scisoc.confex.com/scisoc/2015am/webprogram/start.html


Diallo, N., G. Evanylo, W.L. Daniels, W. Thomason, and B. Badgley. 2015. Improved management of iron-affected soils for Casamance rice production. Abstract #420-4, 2015 Annual Meetings Amer. Soc. Agron., Crop Sci. Soc. Amer. and Soil Sci. Soc. Amer., Nov. 15-18, 2015, Minneapolis, MN. https://scisoc.confex.com/scisoc/2015am/webprogram/start.html


Evanylo, G.K. 2015. Enhancing urban soil function with amendments to reduce stormwater runoff quantity and impairment of quality. In Soil and Vegetation Management for Stormwater Control. Urban and Anthropogenic Soils Division Symposium. ASA, CSSA, SSSA Annual International Meetings. Minneapolis, MN. November 15-18.


Favorito, J., M.J. Eick, and P.R. Grossl. Selenium Biogeochemistry in Calcareous Soils. Virginia Tech Department of Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences Research Poster Symposium. Blacksburg, Virginia. February 6, 2015


Favorito, J., M.J. Eick, and P.R. Grossl. 2015. Relating Selenium Bioavailability to Calcareous Soil Physiochemical Properties and Mineralogical Sinks. Presented at ASA, CSSA, and SSSA Annual Meetings, Minneapolis, MN. 16-19 Nov. Paper 262-11.


Hettiarachchi, G.M. and S. Martin. 2015. Growing safely to produce healthy crops- community gardens on previously used sites. American Community Gardening Association, August 15, Denver, CO.


Hettiarachchi, G.M., C. P. Attanayake, P. Defoe, and S. Martin. 2015. Managing urban garden soils: Minimize potential for soil contaminant transfer. The 100th Annual Meeting of Ecological Society of America, Aug. 2015. Baltimore, MD.


Hettiarachchi, G.M., C. Attanayake, P. Defoe, and S. martin. 2015. Gardening on contaminated urban soils: Mechanisms to reduce risk potential. The 12th International Phytotechnologies Conference, Sep. 2015, Manhattan, KS.


Hettiarachchi, G.M. 2015. Promising opportunities to use biosolids in revitalizing urban brownfields. International Water Association/Water Environment Federation/ Residuals and Biosolids Conference. June 2015. Washington, DC.


Johnson, D.K., W.L. Daniels and C.E. Zipper. 2015. Geochemical characteristics of low versus high TDS potential strata in Central Appalachian surface coal mines. In R.I. Barnhisel (Ed.). Proc., Nat. Meet. Amer. Soc. Mining and Rec., Lexington, KY, Reclamation Opportunities for a Sustainable Future, June 7–11, 2015. ASMR, 1305 Weathervane Dr., Champaign, IL 61821. http://www.asmr.us/


Mitchell, V.L., S.Whitacre, S.W. Casteel, P. Myers, and N.T. Basta. 2015. New in vitro model accurately predicts arsenic bioavailability in soils. Society of Toxicology, Sand Diego, CA. Mar. 22-26, 2015.


Obrycki, J.F. and N.T. Basta. 2015. Beneficial Use of Sediments in Soil Blends to Cap and Remediate Contaminated Urban Soils. Presentation 86-11. ASA, CSSA, and Soil Science Society International Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN Nov. 15-18, 2015.


Obrycki, J. F. and N.T. Basta. 2015. Managing Pb Contaminated Urban Soils Using Low Rates of P Amendments. Presentation 325-5. ASA, CSSA, and Soil Science Society International Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN Nov. 15-18, 2015.


Ott, E.O., J.M. Galbraith, W.L. Daniels and T. Fall. 2015. Soil morphology and soil carbon in a constructed sandy freshwater tidal wetland. Abstract #147-6, 2015 Annual Meetings Amer. Soc. Agron., Crop Sci. Soc. Amer. and Soil Sci. Soc. Amer., Nov. 15-18, 2015, Minneapolis, MN. https://scisoc.confex.com/scisoc/2015am/webprogram/start.html


Ross, L.C., W.L. Daniels, S. Koropchak and C.E. Zipper. Effect of leaching scale on prediction of total dissolved solids release from coal mine spoils and refuse. In R.I. Barnhisel (Ed.). Proc., Nat. Meet. Amer. Soc. Mining and Rec., Lexington, KY, Reclamation Opportunities for a Sustainable Future, June 7–11, 2015. ASMR, 1305 Weathervane Dr., Champaign, IL 61821. http://www.asmr.us/


Sosienski T., S. Kulesza, R. Maguire, and K. Xia. Fate of Hormones in a Field Receiving Dairy Manure and Poultry Litter: Effect of Surface-Application and Subsurface Injection. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Minneapolis, MN, November 15-18, 2015. (won the best graduate student presentation for the Division of Environmental Quality).


Waller, L., Badgley, B., Evanylo, G., Krometis, L.A., Strickland, M., Wynn-Thompson, T. Factors affecting denitrification potential and the microbial ecology of established bioretention cells across the Mid-Atlantic Region. Water Resources Conference of the Virginias, Roanoke, WV. Oct. 5-6, 2015.


Waller, L., Badgley, B., Evanylo, G,. Krometis, L.A., Strickland, M., Wynn-Thompson, T., Factors affecting denitrification potential and the microbial ecology of established bioretention cells across the Mid-Atlantic Region. American Society of Microbiology – Virginia Branch. Richmond, VA. Nov. 6-7, 2015.


Waller, L., Badgley, B., Evanylo, G., Krometis, L.A., Strickland, M., Wynn-Thompson, T. Microbial diversity and denitrification potential in functioning bioretention cells across the Eastern Mid-Atlantic region. American Society of Microbiology National Conference – New Orleans, Louisiana. May 30 – Jun 2, 2015.


Weeks, J. and G.M. Hettiarachchi. 2015. Taking the next step: Exploration of naturally produced, organic compounds to alter the mobility and lability of soil elements. ASA/SSSA/CSA Annual Meetings, Nov. 2015, Minneapolis, MN.


Weeks, J., G.M. Hettiarachchi, E. Santos, and J. Tatarko. 2015. An assessment of the trace element exposure risk to urban brownfields gardeners via inhalation. The 12th International Phytotechnologies Conference, Sep. 2015, Manhattan, KS.


Xia, K., S. B. Kulesza, R. O. Maguire, P. Ray, K. F Knowlton, and J. Cushman. Impact of Manure Application Technologies on the Fate of Pirlimycin and Chlortetracycline in Soil. 250th ACS National Meeting. Boston, MA, August. 16-20, 2015.


Theses


Matsumura, K. 2015. Effects of oxidation-reduction conditions and selected soil amendments on the solubility, mobility, and phytoavailability of arsenic in two high-arsenic soils of Hawaii. MS thesis, Univ. of Hawaii. December 2015. 80 p.


Ross, L.C., 2015. Effect of Leaching Scale on Prediction of Total Dissolved Solids Release from Coal Mine Spoils and Refuse. M.S. Thesis, Virginia Tech, 195 p.


Bulletins


OARDC Report. 2015. Spent foundry sand’s second life: OK to use in some soils. July-August, 2015.


Trade Journals


Brown, S. 2007-present Climate Change Connections- monthly column Biocycle magazine.


Research Reports


Barbarick, K.A., T. Gourd, and J. McDaniel. 2015. Application of anaerobically digested biosolids to dryland winter wheat. Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station Technical Report.  TR15-4.


Barbarick, K.A., and J. McDaniel. 2015. Biosolids application to no-till dryland crop rotations. Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station Technical Report. TR15-5.


Rosen, C., J. Crants J., M. McNearney, and P. Bierman. 2015. Evaluation of Crystal Green and Crystal Green/MAP Blends as Phosphate Sources for Irrigated Potatoes.  Minnesota Area II Potato Research and Promotion Council and Northern Plains Potato Growers Association 2015 Research Report.  pp. 19-27. 


Webinars


Hettiarachchi, G.M. Urban Vegetable Gardening. April 2015. One-hour Webinar organized by the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR), as part of monthly webinar series.


 


 


 


 


 


 

08/08/2017

PUBLICATIONS ISSUED or MANUSCRIPTS APPROVED 2016


 


Journal Articles


Bamber, K. W., G. K. Evanylo, and W. E. Thomason. 2016. Importance of Soil Properties on Recommended Biosolids Management for Winter Wheat. Soil Sci. Soc. of Am. J. 80:919-929. doi:10.2136/sssaj2016.02.0039


Barbarick, K.A., J.A. Ippolito, and J. McDaniel. 2016. Path Analysis of grain P, Zn, Cu, Fe, and Ni in a biosolids-amended dryland wheat agroecosystem. J. Environ. Qual. 45:1400-1404.


Basta, N.T., D.M. Busalacchi, L.S. Hundal, K. Kumar, R.P. Dick, R.P. Lanno, J. Carlson, A.E. Cox, and T.C. Granato. 2016. Restoring ecosystem function in degraded urban soil using biosolids, biosolids blend and compost. Special Issue: Soil in the City. J. Environ. Qual. 45(1): 74-83.


Berek, A., and N. Hue. 2016. Characterization of biochars and their use as an amendment to acid soils. Soil Sci. 181:412-426.


Beyer, Nelson, W., Nicholas T. Basta, Rufus Chaney, Paula F. P. Henry, Thomas May, David Mosby, Barnett A. Rattner, Kirk G. Scheckel, Daniel Sprague. Bioaccessibility tests accurately estimate bioavailability of lead to quail. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 35: 2311–2319, 2016.


Brewer, C.E., Hall, E.T., Schmidt-Rohr, K., Laird, D.A., Brown, R.C., Zygourakis, K. (2016) Temperature and reaction atmosphere effects on properties of corn stover biochar, Environmental Progress & Sustainable Energy, in press, DOI: 10.1002/ep.12503.


Brown, S. 2016. Greenhouse gas accounting for landfill diversion of food scraps and yard waste. Compost Sci. 24:1: 11-19.


Brown, S.L., A.Corfman, K. Mendrey, K. Kurtz, and F. Grothkopp. 2016.  Stormwater Bioretention systems- testing the phosphorus saturation index and compost feedstocks as predictive tools for system performance. J. Environ. Qual., 45:1:98-106


Brown, S.L. and R.L. Chaney. 2016. Use of amendments to restore ecosystem function to metal mining impacted sites: tools to evaluate efficacy. Current Pollution Reports. 2:91-102


Brown, S., R.L. Chaney, and G.M. Hettiarachchi. 2016. Lead in urban soils -- A real or perceived concern for urban agriculture? J. Environ. Qual. 45: 26-36. OPEN ACCESS doi:10.2134/jeq2015.07.0376


D’Angelo, E.M., and Daniel Starnes. 2016. Desorption Kinetics of Ciprofloxacin in Municipal Biosolids Determined by Diffusion Gradient in Thin Films. Chemosphere 164:215-224.


Daniels, W. L., Zipper, C. E., Orndorff, Z. W., Skousen, J., Barton, C. D., McDonald, L. M., and Beck, M. A. (2016). Predicting total dissolved solids release from central Appalachian coal mine spoils. Env. Poll. 2016: 371-379. doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2016.05.044


Dutta, T., C.J. Dell and R.C. Stehouwer. 2016. Nitrous oxide emissions from a coal mine land reclaimed with stabilized manure. Land Degradation & Development 27:427–437. Article first published online : 13 AUG 2015, DOI: 10.1002/ldr.2408


Elzobair, K.A., M.E. Stromberger, and J.A. Ippolito. 2016. Stabilizing effect of biochar on soil extracellular enzymes after a denaturing stress. Chemosphere. 142:114-119.


Elzobair, K.A., M.E. Stromberger, J.A. Ippolito, and R.D. Lentz. 2016. Contrasting effects of biochar versus manure on soil microbial communities and enzyme activities in an Aridisol. Chemosphere. 142:145-152.


Flores, A.M., M.K. Shukla, D. Daniel, A.L Ulery, B.J. Schutte, G.A. Picchioni, and S. Fernald. 2016.  Evapotranspiration changes with irrigation using saline groundwater and RO concentrate. Journal of Arid Environments 43:1-7.


Franklin, A.M., C.F. Williams, D.M. Andrews, E.E. Woodward, J.E. Watson. 2016. Uptake of three antibiotics and an anti-epileptic drug by wheat crops spray irrigated with wastewater treatment plant effluent. J. Environ. Qual.45:546-554.


Franklin, A.M., D.S. Aga, E. Cytryn, L. Durso, J.E. McLain, A. Pruden, M.C. Roberts, M.J. Rothrock, Jr., D. Snow, J.E. Watson, R.S. Dungan. 2016. Antibiotics in Agroecosystems: Introduction to the Special Section. J. Environ. Qual. 45:377-393.


Gall, H.E., N.B. Basu, M.L. Mashtare, P.S.C. Rao, L.S. Lee. 2016. Assessing the impacts of anthropogenic and hydro-climatic drivers on estrogen legacies and trajectories. Advances in water Resources 87: 19-28.


Hopkins, I., H.E. Gall, H. Lin. 2016. Natural and anthropogenic controls on the frequency of preferential flow occurrence in a wastewater spray irrigation field. Agricultural Water Management In Press. DOI:dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.agwat.2016.09.011.


Hue, N. and A. Ahmad. 2016. Arsenic Reactions and Brake Fern (Pteris Vittata L.) Uptake in Hawaiian Soils. Plant soil environ. 63:11-17. Doi:10.17221/428/2016-PSE.


Ippolito, J.A., M.E. Stromberger, R.D. Lentz, and R.S. Dungan. 2016. Hardwood biochar            and manure co-application to a calcareous soil. Chemosphere. 142:86-91.


Ippolito, J.A., T.F. Ducey, K.B. Cantrell, J.M. Novak, and R.D. Lentz. 2016. Designer, acidic biochar influences calcareous soil characteristics. Chemosphere. 142:184-191.


Ippolito, J.A. 2015. Aluminum-based water treatment residuals use in a constructed wetland for capturing urban runoff phosphorus: Column study. Water, Air, and Soil Pollution. 226:334. DOI 10.1007/s11270-015-2604-2.


Laidlaw, M.A.S., G.M. Filippelli, S. Brown, J. Paz-Ferreiro, S.M. Reichman, P. Netherway, A. Truskewzcz, A.S. Ball, H.W. Mielke. 2017.  Case studies and evidence-based approaches to addressing urban soil lead contamination.  Applied Geochemistry http://doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeochem.2017.02.015


Mina, O., H.E. Gall, L.S. Saporito, P.J.A. Kleinman. 2016. Estrogen transport in surface runoff from agricultural fields treated with two application methods of dairy manure. J. Environ. Qual. In Press. DOI:10.2134/jeq2016.05.0173.


Morris, J., S. Brown, M. Cotton, and H.S. Matthews. 2017.  Life-cycle assessment harmonization and soil science ranking results on food-waste management methods.  Environ. Sci. Tech. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.6b06115


Novak, J.M., J.A. Ippolito, R.D. Lentz, K.A. Spokas, C.H. Bolster, K. Sistani, K.M. Trippe, and M.G. Johnson. 2016. Soil health, crop productivity, microbial transport, and mine spoil response to biochars. Bioenerg. Res. 9:454-464.


Obrycki, John F., Nicholas T. Basta, Kirk Scheckel, Albert Juhasz, Brooke N. Stevens, and Kristen K. Minca. 2016. Phosphorus amendment efficacy on soil Pb depends upon bioaccessible method conditions. Special Issue: Soil in the City J. Environ. Qual. 45(1): 37-44.


Picchioni, G.A., S.A. Martinez, J.G. Mexal, and D.M. VanLeeuwen. 2016.  Vegetative growth and leaf nutrient status of ‘Carpino’ chrysanthemum on a pecan wood-amended commercial substrate. HortScience 51:177-185.  (Journal cover article).


Rachmadi, A.T., Kitajima, M., Pepper, I.L., Gerba, C.P. 2016. Enteric and indicator virus removal by surface flow wetlands. Sci. Tot. Environ. 542:976-982.


Karna, R., G.M. Hettiarachchi, M. Newville, C-J Sun, and Q. Ma. 2016. Synchrotron-Based X-Ray Spectroscopy Studies for Redox-Based Remediation of Lead, Zinc, and Cadmium in Mine Waste Materials. J. Environ. Qual. 45:1883-1893. doi: 10.2134/jeq2015.12.0616.


Schmitz, B., Kitajima, M., Campillo, M., Gerba, C., Pepper, I. 2016. Virus reduction during advanced Bardenpho and conventional wastewater treatment processes. Env. Sci. & Technol. 50:9524-9532.


Schmitz, B., Pearce-Walker, J., Gerba, C.P., Pepper, I.L. 2016. A method for determining Ascaris viability based on early-to-late stage in vitro ova development. J. Res. Sci. Technol. 13:275-286.


Sterner, G. R. Bryant, P. Kleinman, J. Watson, T. Alter. 2015. Community Implementation Dynamics: Nutrient Management in the New York City and Chesapeake Bay Watersheds. International Journal of Rural Law and Policy. 2015 Special Edition 1. UTS ePress. New South Wales. <http://epress.lib.uts.edu.au/journals/index.php/ijrlp/article/view/4366>


Tian, G, A. Cox, K. Kumar, G.A. O’Connor, and H.A. Elliott. 2016. Assessment of plant   availability and environmental risk of biosolids-phosphorus in a U.S. Midwest corn-belt soil. J. Environ. Mgt. 172: 171-176.


Wijesekara, H., N.S. Bolan, M. Vithanage, Y.Xu, S. Mandal, S.L. Brown, G.M. Hettiarachchi, G.M. Pierzynski, L. Huang, Y. S. Ok, M.B. Kirkham, C. Saint. A. Surapaneni. 2016. Utilization of biowaste for mine spoil rehabilitation. Advances in Agronomy 138:97-173


Presentations/Abstracts


Alghamdi, A., M.B. Kirkham, D.R. Presley, G.M. Hettiarachchi and B. Paul. 2016. Heavy Metal Uptake from Abandoned Mine Waste Materials Amended with Biosolids. ASA/CSA/SSSA International Annual Meetings, Phoenix, AZ. Nov. 6-9, 2016.


Basta, N.T. 2016. Tailoring Soil Blends for Chemical Restoration of Urban Soils. ASA/CSA/SSSA International Annual Meetings, Phoenix, AZ. Nov. 6-9, 2016.


Basta, N.T., S. D. Whitacre, B. Stevens, R. Anderson, P. Myers and V.L. Hanley. 2016. Predicting arsenic bioavailability in contaminated soils by using in vitro gastrointestinal bioaccessibility for site-specific risk assessment. 18th International Conference on Heavy Metals in the Environment, Ghent, Belgium Sept 12-15, 2016.


Basta, N.T. Using Bioavailability and Bioaccessibility for Risk Assessment and Remediation of Upland Soils. U.S. EPA Ecological Risk Assessment Forum Annual Meeting, Chicago IL, June 7 – 9, 2016


Basta, N.T. Restoring Ecosystem Services in Degraded Urban Soils Using Biosolids and Soil Amendment Blends, Illinois Water Environment Association Annual Conference Champaign, IL. February 29, 2016


Basta, N.T., S.D. Whitacre, V. Kecojevic, A. Lashgari, and B.T. Lusk. 2016. Dust Characterization and Source Apportionment at an Active Surface Mine in West Virginia. Annual Meeting of the Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, Phoenix, AZ. Feb. 21-24, 2016.


Benson, Kaitlyn, and Nicholas T. Basta. Assessing Long-Term Soil Quality of a Restored Degraded Site in Illinois. ASA/CSA/SSSA International Annual Meetings, Phoenix, AZ. Nov. 6-9, 2016.


Brewer, C.E., Lyons, S., Bhakta, N., Payne, J., Carroll, K. C., Drying and Pyrolysis of Solid Waste on Spacecraft for Water Recovery and Biochar, 2016 American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, November 15, 2016.


Brewer, C.E., Idowu, O. J., Biochars in the Desert Southwest: Challenges and Opportunities, Biochar 2016: The Synergy of Science and Industry: Biochar's Connection to Ecology, Soil, Food, and Energy, US Biochar Initiative, Corvalis, OR, August 24, 2016.


Brewer, C. E., Lyons, S., Bhakta, N., Payne, J., Carroll, K. C., Pyrolysis of Solid Waste on Spacecraft for Water Recovery and Biochar, TCS 2016: Symposium on Thermal and Catalytic Sciences for Biofuels and Biobased Products, RTI International, Chapel Hill, NC, November 2, 2016.


Carrillo, B. C., Dominguez, M., Zhang, Y., Idowu, O. J., Brewer, C. E., Short-term impacts of biochar made from different feedstock on soil quality and water holding capacity of arid soils, ASA/CSA/SSSA International Annual Meetings, Phoenix, AZ. Nov. 6-9, 2016.


Hansen, A. M., and N.A. Jelinski. Household-Scale Spatial and Depth Distributions of Soil Lead in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota. Soil Science Society of America International Annual Meetings. Phoenix, AZ, November 6-9, 2016.


Hsiao, C-J, G.F. Sassenrath, C. W. Rice, L.H. Zeglin and G. M. Hettiarachchi. 2016. Soil Microbial Communities in Claypan Soils. ASA/CSA/SSSA International Annual Meetings, Phoenix, AZ. Nov. 6-9, 2016.


Jelinski, N.A., M.M. Haller, J.K. Willenbring, A.M. Hansen, K. LaBine. Soil Kitchen: A mechanism for community engagement and citizen-science centered around the urban soil resource. Twin Cities Urban Agriculture Research Workshop, Minneapolis, MN, October 5th, 2016.


Obrycki, John F, and Nicholas T. Basta. 2016. Limitations for Contaminated Soil Management Implementation. ASA/CSA/SSSA International Annual Meetings, Phoenix, AZ. Nov. 6-9, 2016.


Obrycki, John F and Nicholas T. Basta. 2016.  Contextualizing Urban Soil Pb within a Public Health Framework. ASA/CSA/SSSA International Annual Meetings, Phoenix, AZ. Nov. 6-9, 2016.


Pepper, I.L. 2016. The University of Arizona Water & Energy Sustainable Technology (WEST) Center. 21st European Biosolids and Organic Resources Conference, Edinburgh, UK.


Sassi, H., Gerba, C.P., and Pepper, I.L. 2016. Ebola and Antibiotics: Are they a hazard in sewage and biosolids?  2016. 29th Annual Biofest, Blaine, WA.


Sarpong, K. A., Amiri, A., Idowu, O. J., Smith, M., Brewer, C. E., Evaluating salt sequestration in the biochar of halophytes, ASA-CSSA-SSSA 2016 Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, November 9, 2016.


Stevens, B., A. Betts, K. Scheckel , S. Whitacre, R. Anderson, K. Bradham, D. Thomas and N. Basta. Comprehensive evaluation of in vitro bioaccessibility methods to predict bioavailability of arsenic in contaminated soils. 2016. 18th International Conference on Heavy Metals in the Environment, Ghent, Belgium Sept 12-15, 2016.


Stevens, B., S. Whitacre, K. Bradham, D. Thomas, S. Casteel, R. Anderson, and N. Basta. 2016. Comparison of Bioavailability Measurements determined using Juvenile Swine and Adult Mouse Models for Arsenic Contaminated Soils. 18th International Conference on Heavy Metals in the Environment, Ghent, Belgium Sept 12-15, 2016.


Whitacre, Shane, B. Stevens, Valerie Hanley Perry Myers, Andrea Foster, and Nick Basta. 2016. Independent Measures for More Confident Selection and Application of Arsenic Bioaccessibility Methods to Predict Bioavailability. 18th International Conference on Heavy Metals in the Environment, Ghent, Belgium Sept 12-15, 2016.


Whitacre, S.W., B.N Stevens, V.L. Mitchell, P. Myers and N.T. Basta. 2016. Predicting Arsenic Bioavailability in Moderately Contaminated Soils. 18th International Conference on Heavy Metals in the Environment, Ghent, Belgium Sept 12-15, 2016.


Zearley, A., Nicholas T. Basta and Shane D. Whitacre. 2016. Impact of Diet on Pb Bioccessibility for Wildlife in Vitro Methods. 2016. Soil Science Society of America International Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ. Nov. 6-9, 2016.


Book Chapters


Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations. Springer, NY.


Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Human Dimensions. Springer, NY.


Brown, S. and C. Cogger. 2016. Soil formation and nutrient cycling. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations. Springer, NY.


Brown, S. 2016. A Guide to Types of Non Potable Water and the Potential for Reuse in Urban Systems. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations. Springer, NY.


Brown, S. and N. Goldstein. 2016. The Role of Organic Residuals in Urban Agriculture. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations. Springer, NY.


Brown, S. 2016. Soils and Climate Change. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations.  Springer, NY.


Emery, I. and S. Brown. 2016. Lettuce to Reduce Greenhouse Gases: A Comparative Life Cycle Assessment of Conventional and Community Agriculture. In Brown, S.L., K. McIvor and E. Snyder (Eds). Sowing seeds in the city: Ecological and Municipal Considerations.  Springer, NY.


Hettiarachchi, G.M., C. Attanayake, P. Defoe, and S. Martin. 2016. Mechanisms to Reduce Risk Potential (p. 155- 170). In E Hodges Snyder, K. McIvor, and S Brown (Eds.) Sowing Seeds in the City: Human Dimensions. Springer, NY.


Masiello, C.A., Dugan, B., Brewer, C.E., Spokas, K., Novak, J.M., Liu, Z., Sorrenti, G. (2015) Chapter 19. Biochar effects on soil hydrology. In: J. Lehmann, S. Joseph (Eds.), Biochar for Environmental Management: Science and Technology, 2nd ed: Routledge, pp. 543-562.


Obrycki J.F., K.K. Minca, and N.T. Basta. 2016. Screening for Soil Lead Contamination Using a Common Soil Test Method. In S. Brown, K. McIvor and E. Snyder (eds.) Sowing Seeds in the City: Municipal and Ecological Considerations, Springer, NY.


Technical Reports


Barbarick, K.A., and J.M. McDaniel. 2016. Application of anaerobically digested biosolids to dryland sunflowers: 2014 results. Colorado Ag. Exp. Sta. TR16-4.


Barbarick, K.A., and J.M. McDaniel. 2016. Biosolids application to no-till dryland rotations: 2015 results. Colorado Ag. Exp. Sta. TR16-5.


Basta, Nicholas, Brooke Stevens, Shane Whitacre, Kirk Scheckel, Aaron Betts, Karen Bradham, David Thomas, and. Chris Schadt. 2016. Mechanisms and Permanence of Sequestered Pb and As in Soils: Impact on Human Bioavailability. 2016. SERDP Project ER-1742, Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program, Alexandria, VA.


Graduate Theses and Dissertations


Freeh, J. 2016. Removing N-Nitrosodimethylamine from water using pecan shell biochar. M.S. Thesis, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM.


Dorothy Menefee. 2016. Anthropogenic influences on soil microbial properties. M.S. Thesis, Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS.


Obrycki, John Francis. 2016.   Ph.D. Dissertation. Managing Soils for Environmental Science and Public Health Applications. The Ohio State University, Columbus. OH.


Sharp, L. 2016. A study of pelletized New Mexican feedstocks subjected to varying levels of torrefaction. M.S. Thesis, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM.


Stevens, Brooke Nan. 2016. Ph.D. Dissertation. Bioaccessibility, Bioavailability, and Chemical Speciation of Arsenic in Contaminated Soils and Solid Wastes. The Ohio State University, Columbus. OH.


Webinars


Basta, N.T. 2016. Mechanisms and Permanence of Sequestered Pb and As in Soils: Impact on Human Bioavailability, SERDP Project ER-1742. Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program Webinar, Nov. 3, 2016 (attendance est. 420)


Popular Press and Press Releases


Huntsman, B., NMSU professor works to remove water pollutants, Las Cruces Sun-News, December 4, 2016, http://www.lcsun-news.com/story/news/education/nmsu/2016/12/04/nmsu-professor-works-remove-water-pollutants/94963006/.


Public release 21 March 2016 by Eurekalert (AAAS). Recycling pecan wood for commercial substrates.  https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2016-03/asfh_rpw032116.php


University of Washington. "Risk of lead poisoning from urban gardening is low, new study finds." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 2 February 2016. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/02/160202144232.htm.


 


 

09/06/2018

Journal Articles


Afzal, A., S. Duiker, and J. Watson. 2017. Leaf thickness to predict plant water status. Biosystems Engineering 156:148-156.


Afzal, A., S. Duiker, S., J. Watson, J. and D. Luthe. 2017. Leaf thickness and electrical capacitance as measures of plant water status. Transactions of the ASABE 60 (40), 1063 – 1074.


Attanayake, C.P., G.M. Hettiarachchi, Q. Ma, G.M. Pierzynski, M.D. Ransom. 2017. Lead speciation and in vitro bioaccessibility of compost-amended urban garden soils. J. Environ. Qual. 46:1215-1224 doi:10.2134/jeq2017.02.0065


Barbarick, K.A., J.A. Ippolito, and J. McDaniel. 2017. Meta-analysis of biosolids effect in dryland wheat agroecosystems. J. Environ. Qual. 46:452-460.


Chen, C. Q., and K. Xia. 2017. Fate of Land Applied Emerging Organic Contaminants in Waste Materials. Curr. Pollution Rep. 3:38-54.


Cimo, G., A. Haller, K. Spokas, J. Novak, J. Ippolito, and C. Kammann. 2017. Mechanisms of nitrate capture in biochar: Are they related to biochar properties, post-treatment and soil environment? European Geosciences Union. April 22-29. Vienna, Austria.


Clark, E. V., C. Zipper, W. L. Daniels, Z. W. Orndorff, and M. J. Keefe. 2017. Modeling Patterns of Total Dissolved Solids Release from Central Appalachia, USA Mine Spoils. Journal of Environmental Quality, 2017(46), 55-63. doi:10.2134/jeq2016.04.0149


 


D’Angelo, E. M. 2017. Sorption-desorption equilibrium and diffusion of tetracycline in poultry litters and municipal biosolid soil amendments. Chemosphere 188:494-501.


Ippolito, J.A., C.M. Berry, D.G. Strawn, J.M. Novak, J. Levine, and A. Harley. 2017. Biochars reduce mine land soil bioavailable metals. J. Environ. Qual. 46:411-419.


Fiedler, S., T. Fuertes-Mendizábal, J.M. Estavillo, J.A. Ippolito, N. Borchard, M.L. Cayuela, K. Spokas, J. Novak, C. Kammann, and N. Wrage-Mönnig. 2017. Influence of 13 different biochars on N2O production and its sources during rewetting-drying cycles. European Geosciences Union. April 22-29. Vienna, Austria.


Galkaduwa, M.B., G.M. Hettiarachchi, G.J. Kluitenberg, S.L. Hutchinson, L. Erickson, L. Davis. 2017. Transport and transformation of selenium and other constituents of flue-gas desulfurization wastewater in water-saturated soil materials. J Environ Qual. 46(2):384-392. doi: 10.2134/jeq2016.09.0335.


Gangaiah C., Ahmad A., Hue N., Wang K, Radovich T. 2017. Evaluating three invasive algal species as local organic source of potassium for pak choi (Brassica rapa, Chinensis group) growth. HortScience 52(3):436-440.


Ippolito, J.A., C. Kammann, M. Schirrmann, N. Wrage-Mönnig, T. Estavillo, T. Fuertes, M. Cayuela, N. Borchard, J. Novak, K. Spokas, and G. Sigua. 2017. Biochar mediated mechanisms for reducing N2O emissions: An overview. European Geosciences Union. April 22-29. Vienna, Austria.


Jay, J.G., S.L. Brown, K. Kurtz and F. Grothkopp. 2017.  Predictors of phosphorus leaching from bioretention soil media.  J. Environ. Qual. 46:1098-1105


Kammann, C., N. Borchard, M. Cayuela, N. Hagemann, J. Ippolito, S. Jeffery, J. Kern, D. Rasse, S. Sanna, H-P. Schmidt, K. Spokas, and N. Wrage-Mönnig. 2017. Biochar as a tool to reduce the agricultural greenhouse burden – Knowns, unknowns and future research needs. J. Environ. Engineer. Landscape Management. 25:114-139.


Laidlaw, M.A.S., G.M. Filippelli, S. Brown, J. Paz-Ferreiro, S.M. Reichman, P. Netherway, A. Truskewzcz, A.S. Ball, H.W. Mielke.  2017.  Case studies and evidence-based approaches to addressing urban soil lead contamination.  Applied Geochemistry http://doi.org/10.1016/j.apgeochem.2017.02.015


Laird, D.A., J.M. Novak, H.P. Collins, J.A. Ippolito, D.L. Karlen, R.D. Lentz, K.R. Sistani, K. Spokas, and R.S. Van Pelt. 2017. Multi-year and multi-location soil quality and crop biomass yield responses to hardwood fast pyrolysis biochar. Geoderma. 289:46-53.


Mehmood, K., E. Chávez Garcia, M. Schirrmann, B. Ladd, C. Kammann, N. Wrage-Mönnig, C. Siebe, J.M. Estavillo, T. Fuertes, M. Cayuela, G. Sigua, K. Spokas, A.L. Cowie, J. Novak, J.A. Ippolito, and N. Borchard. 2017. Biochar research activities and their relation to development and environmental quality. A meta-analysis. Agron. Sustain. Dev. 37:22.


Morris, J., S.L. Brown, M. Cotton and H. Scott Matthews. 2017. LCA harmonization and soil science rankings results on food waste management methods.  Environ. Sci. Tech. 10.1021/acs.est.6b06115


Obrycki, John F., Darryl B. Hood, Tyler Serafini, Chris Alexander, Pam Blais, Nicholas T. Basta. Public health data contextualizes soil Pb hazard management in Ohio. 2017. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000000488


Obrycki, John F, Nicholas T. Basta, Robyn S. Wilson. 2017. Evaluating public and regulatory acceptance for urban soil management approaches. J. Environ. Qual. 46: 20-26. doi:10.2134/jeq2016.06.0230.


Obrycki, John F, Kirk G. Scheckel, and Nicholas T. Basta. 2017. Soil solution interactions may limit Pb remediation using P amendments in an urban soil. Environ Pollut. 220:549-556.


Paredez, J. M, N. Mladenov, M. B. Galkaduwa, G.M. Hettiarachchi, G.J. Kluitenberg, S.L. Hutchinson. 2017. A soil column study to evaluate treatment of trace elements from saline industrial wastewater. Journal of Water Science and Technology. Available Online 31 July 2017, wst2017413; doi: 10.2166/wst.2017.413


Pepper, I.L., Brooks, J.P. and Gerba, C.P. Antibiotic resistant bacteria in municipal wastes: is there reason for concern? Environ. Sci. & Technol. 52:3949-3959.


Pepper, I.L., and Gerba, C.P. 2018. Risk of infection from Legionella associated with spray irrigation of reclaimed water. Wat. Res. 139:101-107.


Qin, C., C. Q., Chen, C. Shang, and K. Xia. 2017. Fe3+-Saturated Montmorillonite Effectively Deactivates Microorganisms in Wastewater. Sci. Total Environ. 622-623:88-95.


Radolinski, J., J. X. Wu, K. Xia, and R. Stewart. 2017. Transport of a Neonicotinoid Pesticide, Thiamethoxam, from Artificial Seed Coatings. Sci. Total Environ. 618:561-568.


Ray, P, C.Q. Chen, K. F. Knowlton, A. Pruden, and K. Xia. 2017. Fate and effect of antibiotics in beef and dairy manure during static and turned composting. J. Environ. Qual. 46:45-54.


Sassi, H.P., Ikner,L.A., Abd-Elmaksoud, S., et al. 2018. Comparative survival of viruses during thermophilic and mesophilic anaerobic digestion. Sci. Tot. Environ. 615:15-19.


Sassi, H.P., Reynolds, K.A., Pepper, I.L., et. al. 2018. Evaluation of hospital-grade disinfectants on viral deposition on surfaces after toilet flushing. Am. J. Infect. Cont. 46:507-511.


Schmitz, B.W., Morizama, H., Eliji, H., et. al. 2018. Reduction of Cryptosporidium, Giardia, and fecal indicators by Bardenpho wastewater treatment. Environ. Sci. & Technol. 52:7015-7023.


Sendagi, S.M. and H.A. Elliott. 2017. Atmospheric nitrogen loss factor (f) used in determining nitrogen-based municipal wastewater effluent irrigation rates: Design and nitrogen-balance estimated F values. Nutr. Cycl. Agroecosyst. 109:181-191.


Spokas, K.A, R. Weis, G. Feyereisen, D.W. Watts, J.M. Novak, T.J. Lee, and J.A. Ippolito. 2017. Biomass or biochar – Which is better at improving soil hydraulic properties? Acta Horticulturae. 1146.31:235-242.


Vega, M. A., H. V. Kulkarni, N. Mladenov, K. Johannesson, G. M. Hettiarachchi, P. Bhattacharya, N. Kumar, J. Weeks, M. Galkaduwa and S. Datta. 2017. Biogeochemical Controls on the Release and Accumulation of Mn and As in Shallow Aquifers, West Bengal, India. Front. Environ. Sci., 23 June 2017. doi.org/10.3389/fenvs.2017.00029.


Whitacre, Shane D., Nicholas T. Basta, Brooke N.  Stevens, Valerie Hanley, Richard H.  Anderson, and Kirk G. Scheckel. 2017. Modification of an Existing In vitro Method to Predict Relative Bioavailable Arsenic in Soils. Chemosphere 180:545-552.


Zohar, I., Litaor, M.I., J.A. Ippolito, and M. Massey. 2017. Innovative approach for agro-wastewater phosphorus removal using water treatment residuals. Chemosphere. 168:234-243.


Presentations/Abstracts


Ayers, B., K. Elkin, F. Kibuye, H.E. Gall. 2017. Pharmaceuticals at Penn State’s Living Filter: from wastewater to groundwater. ASABE Paper No. 1700255. St. Joseph, MI.: ASABE.


Badgley B. D., Waller L. J., Evanylo G., Krometis L. A. H., Strickland M. S., and Wynn-Thompson T. (2017). Comparing engineered and environmental controls of microbial denitrification in mature bioretention cells. UNC Water Microbiology Conference, Chapel Hill, NC, USA. May 15-17.


Bordi, K., J. Ippolito, J McDaniel, and K. Barbarick. 2017. Biosolids Land Application and Phosphorus: A Simple Runoff Study. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. October 22-25. Tampa. FL.


Chen, C. Q., G. Guron, K. Xia, A. Pruden, M. Ponder, and P. Du. Antibiotics and antibiotic-resistant genes in bulk and rhizosphere soils: A greenhouse study of vegetables grown in soils amended with antibiotic-containing manure. 254th American Chemical Society National Meeting. Washington D.C., August 20-24, 2017.


Chen, C. Q., and K. Xia. Effect of earthworm activity on the fate of antibiotics and abundance of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and resistance genes in a compost amended silt loam soil. 254th American Chemical Society National Meeting. Washington D.C., August 20-24, 2017


Daniels, W. L., Whittecar, G. R., Thompson, T., Agioutantis, Z., & Stone, S. (2017). Mine Reclamation Applications of a New Water Budget Model: Wetbud. In J. G. Skousen, & L. M. McDonald (Eds.), Abstracts, 34th Annual Meeting of the ASMR, April 9-13, 2017, Morgantown, West Virginia. Morgantantown, WV. Retrieved from http://www.asmr.us/Meetings/Past-Meetings?y=2017#Content


Daniels, W. L., & S. Carpenter. 2017. Development of International Standards for Mine Reclamation. In J. G. Skousen, & L. M. McDonald (Eds.), Abstracts, 34th Annual Meeting of the ASMR, April 9-13, 2017, Morgantown, West Virginia. Morgantown, WV: ASMR. Retrieved from http://www.asmr.us/Meetings/Past-Meetings?y=2017#Content


Davis L. C., Alasmary Z., Erickson L. E., Hettiarachchi G., Nurzanova A., Pidlisnyuk V., Roozeboom K., Stefanovska T., Trogl J. Using a second generation biofuel crop for phytostabilization of contaminated military lands. 17 Annual Meeting of the American Ecological Engineering Society, "Ecological engineering for adaptation in the Anthropocene", May 23-25, 2017, UGA, Athens, Georgia.


Erickson L., Pidlisnyuk V., Trögl J., Shapoval P., Popelka J., Davis L., Stefanovska T., Hettiarachchi G. Perennial phytotechnology with biomass production for abandoned military site in Sliač, Slovakia. International conference on Chemical technology and engineering, Lviv, Ukraine, June 26-30, 2017.


Fuertes-Mendizábal, T., X. Huérfano, S. Menéndez, C. González-Murua, M.B. González-Moro, J.A. Ippolito, C. Kammann, N. Wrage-Mönnig, N. Borchard, M.L. Cayuela, K. Spokas, J. Novak, and J.M. Estavillo. 2017. Biochar reduces the efficiency of the nitrification inhibitor 3,4-dymethylpyrazole phospate (DMPP) mitigating N2O emissions. European Geosciences Union. April 22-29. Vienna, Austria.


Hettiarachchi, G.M. Z. Almasary, K. L. Roozeboom, L.C. Davis,  L.E. Erickson, V. Pidlisnyuk, T. Stefanovska, A. Nurzanova, and J. Trogl. 2017. Field-based investigations on phytostabilization of a contaminated military site using biofuel crop growth assisted with soil amendments. International Phytotechnolgy Conference, Sep. 2017, Montreal, Canada.


Hettiarachchi, G.M., M.B. Galkaduwa, G. Kluitenberg, and S. Hutchinson. 2017. Poorly crystalline iron oxide minimize arsenic mobility in a water-saturated soil column system designed for FGD wastewater treatment. International Conference on Biogeochemistry of Trace elements. July 2017, Zurich, Switzerland.


Hue N. 2017. Arsenic reactions and remediation in tropical soils. 2017. The 3rd. Intern. Conf. on Environmental Pollution, Restoration, and Management. Quy Nhon, Vietnam. March 5-9, 2017.


Ippolito, J.A., C.M. Berry, D.G. Strawn, J.M. Novak, J. Levine, and A. Harley. 2017. Heavy metal sorption mechanisms in biochar amended mine tailings. 14th International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements. Zurich,        Switzerland. July 16-20.


Ippolito, J.A., and K.A. Barbarick. Measuring and predicting trace element speciation in long-term biosolids-amended soils. 14th International Conference on the Biogeochemistry of Trace Elements. Zurich, Switzerland. July 16-20.


Ippolito, J.A. 2017. Soil nutrients and cycling: The big 3 and availability issues in calcareous soils. Urban and Small Farms Conference. February 22-23. Salt Lake City, Utah.


Johnson, D. K., Daniels, W. L., & Zipper, C. E. (2017). Field Predictors for TDS Generation Potential from Appalachian Mine Spoils. In J. G. Skousen, & L. M. McDonald (Eds.), Abstracts, 34th Annual Meeting of the ASMR, April 9-13, 2017, Morgantown, West Virginia. Morgantown, WV. Retrieved from http://www.asmr.us/Meetings/Past-Meetings?y=2017#Content


Kammann, C., A. Haller, H-P. Schmidt, N. Wrage-Moennig, J.A. Ippolito, T. Fuertes-Mendizabal, J.M. Estavillo, N. Borchard, M. Cayuela, K.A. Spokas, J.M. Novak. 2017. Biochar as a tool for nitrogen management: Increasing benefits while reducing environmental burdens. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. October 22-25. Tampa. FL.


Le, H., R. O. Maguire, and K. Xia. 2016. Effects of manure land application technologies and timing on environmental fate of four antibiotics commonly used in dairy production. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Phoenix, AZ, Nov. 6-9.


Ma, P. and C. J. Rosen. 2017. Phosphorus Release from Sewage Sludge Incinerator Ash. Soil Science Society of America annual meeting, Tampa, FL. https://scisoc.confex.com/crops/2017am/webprogram/Paper108966.html


Novak, J.M., J. Ippolito, K. Spokas, G. Sigua, C. Kammann, N. Wrage-Mönnig, N. Borchard, M. Schirrmann, J.M. Estavillo, T. Fuertes, S. Menendez, and M.L. Cayuela. 2017. Crafting biochars to reduce N2O and CO2 emissions while also improving soil quality. European Geosciences Union. April 22-29. Vienna, Austria.


Novak, J.M., M.G. Johnson, J.A. Ippolito, G.C. Sigua, K.A. Spokas, K.M. Trippe, and T.F. Ducey. 2017. Biochars ability to sequester metals in contaminated mine spoils: A greenhouse study. European Geosciences Union. April 22-29. Vienna, Austria.


Novak, J.M., M.G. Johnson, J.A. Ippolito, T.F. Ducey, G.C. Sigua, D.W. Watts, and K.A. Sigua, G.C., J.M. Novak, M.G. Johnson, K. Spokas, J.A. Ippolito, T. Ducey, and K. Trippe. 2017. Efficacy of designer biochars with or without lime application for remediating heavy metals in mine spoil soils. European Geosciences Union. April 22-29. Vienna, Austria.


Pepper, I.L. 2017. Anammox for sidestream treatment of wastewater effluent. 22nd European Biosolids and Organic Resources Conference, Leeds UK.


Pepper, I.L. 2017. Fundamentals of perfluorinated compounds. Northwest Biosolids Annual Meeting - Biofest, Portland, OR.


Pidlisnyuk V., Stefanovska T., Erickson L., Hettiarachichi G., Davis L., Shapoval P., Nurzhanova A. Using Miscantus x giganteus for restoration of former military sites.14th International Phytotehnologies Conference. Phytotechnologies: new sustainable solution for environmental challenges, IPC 2017, September 25-29, 2017, Montreal, Canada.


Pidlisnyuk V. ,Trogl J., Stefanovska T., Shapoval P., Nurzhanova A., Erickson L., Davis L., Hettiarachchi G. Phytotechnology with Miscanthus x giganteus biomass production for sustainable management of military sites. RemTech Europe conference on remediation market and technologies, Ferrara, Italy, September 20-22, 2017


Radovich T, Ahmad A., Hue N., Wang K., Silvasy T., Uyeda J., Sugano J., Gurr I., Gangaiah, Paull R. 2017. Optimizing local, organic compliant fertilizers for vegetable production in a crowded island environment. Amer. Soc. Hort. Sci. Conf., Waikoloa, Hawaii. Sept. 20, 2017.


Radolinski, J., J. X. Wu, K. Xia, and R. Stewart. 2016. Transport and fate of a neonicotinoid pesticide from corn seed coatings. ASA-CSSA-SSSA International Annual Meetings, Phoenix, AZ, Nov. 6-9.


Spokas. 2017. Biochars ability to sequester heavy metals in a mine impacted soil. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. October 22-25. Tampa. FL.


Spokas, K.A., and J.A. Ippolito. 2017. Biochar magic: The smoke and mirrors behind biochar use for improving soils. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. October 22-25. Tampa. FL.


Stone, S., Agioutantis, Z., Whittecar, G. R., Daniels, W. L., Thompson, T., & Dobbs, K. (2017). Wetbud – A Free Water Budget Modeling Tool for Created Wetland Design. In Z. Li, Z. Agioutantis, & H. Zou (Eds.), Proceedings, 8th International Conference on Sustainable Development in the Minerals Industry (pp. 182-188). Canada: Camdemia. Retrieved from http://www.camdemia.ca/publications


Willard L. L., Wynn-Thompson T., Krometis L. A. H., Neher T. P., and Badgley B. D. (2017). Does it pay to be mature? Evaluation of bioretention cell performance seven years post construction. J. Env. Eng. 143: 04017041.


Wind, L., L. H. Krometis, W. C. Hession, C. Q. Chen, P. Du, K. Jacobs, K. Xia, and Amy Pruden. 2018. Fate of Pirlimycin and Antibiotic-Resistant Fecal Coliforms in Field Plots Amended with Dairy Manure or Compost during Vegetable Cultivation. J. Environ. Qual. 47:436–444.


Wrage-Moennig, N., S. Fiedler, T. Fuertes-Mendizabal, J.M. Estavillo, J.A. Ippolito, N. Borchard, M. Cayuela, K.A. Spokas, J.M. Novak, and C. Kammann. 2017. Influence of 13 biochars on N2O sources during rewetting-drying cycles. American Society of Agronomy Meetings. October 22-25. Tampa. FL.


 


Extension publications


Silveira, M.L., G.A. O’Connor, and J. Vendramini. Utilization of biosolids in forage production systems in Florida. SL444 (EDIS # SS658).


 


Book Chapters


Brown, S.L. Making Soils from Urban Wastes.  2017. In Advances in Soil Science: Urban Soils R. Lal and B.A. Stewart (Ed) Taylor and Francis Publishers


Brown, S.L., A. Trlica, J. Lavery, and M. Teshima. 2017. Carbon sequestration potential on mined lands.  In Mine Site Rehabilitation and Restoration.  N. Bolan, M.B. Kirkham and Y. Ok (eds.)  Taylor and Francis Publishers


Daniels, W. L., Orndorff, Z. W., Stilson, C., Zimmerman, C., & Haywood, A. (2017). Development of Effective Rehabilitation Protocols for Mineral Sands Mining in Virginia USA. In Mined Land Reclamation: From Start to Finish. Carlton, VIC, Australia: Australia Institute for Mining and Minerals. Retrieved from http://www.ausimm.com/


 


Howard, J. L., & Daniels, W. L. (2017). Soils of urban and human-impacted landscapes. In D. Richardson, N. Castree, M. Goodchild, A. Kobayashi, W. Liu, & R. Marston (Eds.), The International Encyclopedia of Geography (pp. 1-9). Hoboken, NJ, USA: John Wiley and Sons.


 


Trade Journals


Brown, S. 2017. Connections- monthly column Biocycle magazine.


Hacheney, N. and S. Brown. 2017. Correctional facility adopts multiple food scrap practices.  Biocycle 58:9:34


 


Graduate Theses and Dissertations


 


Shultz, K. (12/2016) Effects of bioretention cell factors affecting the removal of stormwater N and P. Non-thesis M.S. Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg.


 


Sosienski, T. (7/2017) The Occurrence and Fate of Steroid Hormones from Manure Amended Agriculture Fields. Ph.D. dissertation. Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg.


 


Qin, C. (12/2016) Mineral Surface Catalyzed Polymerization of Estrogen and Microbial Deactivation by Fe3+-Saturated Montmorillonite: A Potentially Low Cost material for Water Decontamination. Ph.D. dissertation. Crop and Soil Environmental Sciences, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg.


 


 

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