Skip to main content

Determination of organic chemicals in human whole blood: Preliminary method development for volatile organics

This is a preview of subscription content, access via your institution.

References

  1. Antoine SR, DeLeon IR, O'Dell-Smith RM (1986) Environmentally significant volatile organic pollutants in human blood. Bull Environ Contam Tox 36:364–371

    Google Scholar 

  2. Balkon J, Leary JA (1979) An initial report on a comprehensive, quantitative, screening procedure for volatile compounds of forensic and environmental interest in human biofluids by GC/MS. J Anal Toxicol 3:213–215

    Google Scholar 

  3. Barkley J, Bunch J, Bursey JT (1980) Gas chromatography mass spectrometry computer analysis of volatile halogenated hydrocarbons in man and his environment-a multimedia environmental study. Biomed Mass Spectrom 7:139–147

    PubMed  Google Scholar 

  4. Dowty B, Carlisle D, Laseter JL, Gonzalez FM (1975a) Gas chromatographic mass spectrometric computer analysis of volatile components in blood plasma in hemodialysis patients. Biomed Mass Spectrom 2:142–147

    Google Scholar 

  5. Dowty B, Carlisle D, Laseter JL (1975b) Halogenated hydrocarbons in New Orleans drinking water and blood plasma. Science 187:75–77

    PubMed  Google Scholar 

  6. Michael LM, Erickson MD, Parks SP, Pellizzari ED (1980) Volatile environmental pollutants in biological matrices with a headspace purge technique. Anal Chem 52:1836–1841

    PubMed  Google Scholar 

  7. Midwest Research Institute (December 10, 1982) Development of analytical test procedures for the measurement of organic priority pollutants in sludge. Final report, EPA Contract No. 68-03-2695.

  8. Peoples AJ, Pfaffenberger CD, Shafik TM, Enos HF (1979) Determination of volatile purgeable halogenated hydrocarbons in human adipose tissue and blood serum. Bull Environ Contam Tox 23:244–249

    Google Scholar 

  9. Pfaffenberger CD, Peoples AJ, Enos HF (1980) Distribution of halogenated organic compounds between rat blood serum and adipose tissue. Intern J Environ Anal Chem 8:55–65

    Google Scholar 

  10. Radzikowska-Kintzi H, Jakubowski M (1981) Internal standardization in the headspace analysis of organic solventsin blood. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 49:115–123

    Google Scholar 

  11. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Health Effects Research Laboratory (1980) Direct measurement of volatile organic compounds in breathing-zone air, drinking water, breath, blood, and urine. EPA-600/4-82-015

Download references

Author information

Affiliations

Authors

Corresponding author

Correspondence to Paul H. Cramer.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

Cramer, P.H., Boggess, K.E., Hosenfeld, J.M. et al. Determination of organic chemicals in human whole blood: Preliminary method development for volatile organics. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 40, 612–618 (1988). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF01688388

Download citation

Keywords

  • Waste Water
  • Organic Chemical
  • Water Management
  • Water Pollution
  • Method Development