Managing Global Resources for a Secure Future

2017 Annual Meeting | Oct. 22-25 | Tampa, FL

345 Environmental Fate of Chemicals of Emerging Concern Oral (includes student competition)

Oral Session
SSSA Division: Soils and Environmental Quality
There are pressing needs to better understand the sources, fate, transport, and transformations of emerging contaminants in the environment to protect ecosystem and human health. Contaminants of interest include antibiotics, hormones, endocrine disruptors, antibiotic resistance genes, and pharmaceuticals and personal care products.

Approved for SW 2.5 CEUs


SSSA Division: Soil Chemistry

Wednesday, October 25, 2017: 8:25 AM-11:35 AM
Tampa Convention Center, Room 36

Hui Li and Brett Sallach
Yakov A. Pachepsky and Brett Sallach
8:25 AM
Introductory Remarks
8:30 AM
Effect of Climate on the Mobility of the Human Drug Carbamazepine.
Clinton Williams, USDA-ARS; Shad D. Nelson, Texas A&M University-Kingsville; John Watson, Pennsylvania State University; Jarai Mon, USDA-ARS
8:45 AM
The Fate of Three Human Antibiotics in Agroecosystems Due to the Reuse of Wastewater Treatment Plant Effluent.
Alison Franklin, Pennsylvania State University; Clinton Williams, USDA-ARS; Danielle M. Andrews, Pennsylvania State University; Emily E. Woodward, Pennsylvania State University; John Watson, Pennsylvania State University
9:00 AM
Environmental Fate of Pirlimycin in Manure Subsurface Injected Soil-Effects of Fall and Spring Application.
Hanh Thi Van Le, Virginia Tech; Partha Ray, University of Reading; Katharine Knowlton, Virginia Tech; Rory O. Maguire, Virginia Tech; Kang Xia, Virginia Tech
9:15 AM
Retention/Release of Biosolids-Borne Ciprofloxacin (CIP) and Azithromycin (AZ).
Harmanpreet Singh Sidhu, University of Florida; George A. O'Connor, University of Florida
9:30 AM
Antibiotic Resistance Genes and Residual Antimicrobials in Cattle Feedlot Surface Soil.
David Bright, University of Florida; Daniel N. Miller, USDA-ARS; Lisa Durso, USDA-ARS; Mindy Spiehs, USDA, ARS, Meat Animal Research Center; Bryan L. Woodbury, USDA-ARS; Daniel D. Snow, University of Nebraska - Lincoln; George A. O'Connor, University of Florida
9:45 AM
10:00 AM
Interactions of Tylosin with Smectite Clay.
Michael E. Essington, University of Tennessee - Knoxville; Sudipta Rakshit, Tennessee State University; Jaime Call, University of Tennessee - Knoxville
10:15 AM
Surface Complexation Theoretical Descriptions of the Sorption of Organic-Acid Munition Constituents on Variably Charged Surfaces: Preliminary Findings.
Mark A. Chappell, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers; Joshua J Lemonte, U.S. Army Engineer Research & Development Center; Brooke Stevens, U.S. Army Engineer Research & Development Center; Maria E Negrete, U.S. Army Engineer Research & Development Center; Beth E. Porter, U.S. Army Engineer Research & Development Center
10:30 AM
Comparison of Perfluorooctanoic Acid Mobility in Soil with and without Alfalfa.
Francis X.M. Casey, North Dakota State University; Sara Lupton, USDA-ARS; Heldur Hakk, USDA-ARS
10:45 AM
Effects of Iron-Bearing Clay Minerals on the Degradation of Diethyl Phthalate By Phenols.
Juan Gao, Institute of Soil Science/Chinese Academy of Sciences; Ning Chen, Institute of Soil Science; Dong-Mei Zhou, Institute of Soil Science, CAS
11:00 AM
Water Analysis Via Portable X-Ray Fluorescence (PXRF) Spectrometry.
Delaina Pearson, Texas Tech University; David C. Weindorf, Texas Tech University; Somsubhra Chakraborty, Indian Institute of Technology; Piet Van Deventer, North-West University; Jaco Koch, North-West University
11:15 AM
11:30 AM
Concluding Remarks
11:35 AM