Javier Castro Jimenez

Javier Castro Jimenez

Research Scientist

Laboratoire Biogéochimie des Contaminants Organiques (PDG-RBE-BE-LBCO)


Employer : Ifremer

Site : Nantes

Postal address : Centre Atlantique - Rue de l'Ile d'Yeu - BP 21105 - 44311 Nantes Cedex 03

URL : https://annuaire.ifremer.fr/cv/27214/en/

ORCID orcid icon : 0000-0001-8456-3932



Castro-Jimenez Javier, Ratola Nuno (2020). An innovative approach for the simultaneous quantitative screening of organic plastic additives in complex matrices in marine coastal areas . Environmental Science And Pollution Research , 27(10), 11450-11457 . https://doi.org/10.1007/s11356-020-08069-9
Schmidt Natascha, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Fauvelle Vincent, Ourgaud Melanie, Sempere Richard (2020). Occurrence of organic plastic additives in surface waters of the Rhone River (France) . Environmental Pollution , 257, 113637 (10p.) . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2019.113637


Schmidt Natascha, Fauvelle Vincent, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Lajaunie-Salla Katixa, Pinazo Christel, Yohia Christophe, Sempere Richard (2019). Occurrence of perfluoroalkyl substances in the Bay of Marseille (NW Mediterranean Sea) and the Rhone River . Marine Pollution Bulletin , 149, 110491 (7p.) . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2019.110491
Castro-Jimenez Javier, Gonzalez-Fernandez Daniel, Fornier Michel, Schmidt Natascha, Sempere Richard (2019). Macro-litter in surface waters from the Rhone River: Plastic pollution and loading to the NW Mediterranean Sea . Marine Pollution Bulletin , 146, 60-66 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2019.05.067
Schmidt Natascha, Fauvelle Vincent, Ody Anouck, Castro Jimenez Javier, Jouanno Julien, Changeux Thomas, Thibaut Thierry, Sempéré Richard (2019). The Amazon River: A Major Source of Organic Plastic Additives to the Tropical North Atlantic? Environmental Science & Technology , 53(13), 7513-7521 . https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.9b01585
Rocha Filipe, Homem Vera, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Ratola Nuno (2019). Marine vegetation analysis for the determination of volatile methylsiloxanes in coastal areas . Science Of The Total Environment , 650, 2364-2373 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.10.012


Castro-Jimenez Javier, Sempere Richard (2018). Atmospheric particle-bound organophosphate ester flame retardants and plasticizers in a North African Mediterranean coastal city (Bizerte, Tunisia) . Science Of The Total Environment , 642, 383-393 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.06.010
Casal Paulo, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Pizarro Mariana, Katsoyiannis Athanasios, Dachs Jordi (2018). Seasonal soil/snow-air exchange of semivolatile organic pollutants at a coastal arctic site (Tromso, 69 degrees N) . Science Of The Total Environment , 636, 1109-1116 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.330
Barhoumi Badreddine, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Guigue Catherine, Goutx Madeleine, Sempere Richard, Derouiche Abdelkader, Achour Amani, Touil Soufiane, Driss Mohamed Ridha, Tedetti Marc (2018). Levels and risk assessment of hydrocarbons and organochlorines in aerosols from a North African coastal city (Bizerte, Tunisia) . Environmental Pollution , 240, 422-431 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2018.04.109
Fauvelle Vincent, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Schmidt Natascha, Carlez Benoit, Panagiotopoulos Christos, Sempere Richard (2018). One-Single Extraction Procedure for the Simultaneous Determination of a Wide Range of Polar and Nonpolar Organic Contaminants in Seawater . Frontiers In Marine Science , 5(295), 10p. Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.3389/fmars.2018.00295 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00645/75716/
Sempere Richard, Charriere Bruno, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Kawamura Kimitaka, Panagiotopoulos Christos (2018). Occurrence of alpha, omega-dicarboxylic acids and omega-oxoacids in surface waters of the Rhone River and fluxes into the Mediterranean Sea . Progress In Oceanography , 163, 136-146 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2017.07.002
González-Fernández Daniel, Hanke Georg, The Rilon Network (2018). Floating Macro Litter in European Rivers - Top Items . Review and synthesis of data collected by the JRC exploratory project RIMMEL. JRC108172 EUR 29383 EN. ISBN 978-92-79-96373-5 ISSN 1831-9424 . https://doi.org/10.2760/316058


Castro-Jimenez Javier, Barhoumi Badreddine, Paluselli Andrea, Tedetti Marc, Jimenez Begona, Munoz-Arnanz Juan, Wortham Henri, Driss Mohamed Ridha, Sempere Richard (2017). Occurrence, Loading, and Exposure of Atmospheric Particle-Bound POPs at the African and European Edges of the Western Mediterranean Sea . Environmental Science & Technology , 51(22), 13180-13189 . https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.7b04614


Castro-Jimenez Javier, Gonzalez-Gaya Belen, Pizarro Mariana, Casal Paulo, Pizarro-Alvarez Cristina, Dachs Jordi (2016). Organophosphate Ester Flame Retardants and Plasticizers in the Global Oceanic Atmosphere . Environmental Science & Technology , 50(23), 12831-12839 . https://doi.org/10.1021/acs.est.6b04344
Mesquita Sofia R., Dachs Jordi, Van Drooge Barend L., Castro-Jimenez Javier, Navarro-Martin Laia, Barata Carlos, Vieira Natividade, Guimaraes Laura, Pina Benjamin (2016). Toxicity assessment of atmospheric particulate matter in the Mediterranean and Black Seas open waters . Science Of The Total Environment , 545-546, 163-170 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2015.12.055


Castro Jimenez Javier, Dachs Jordi, Eisenreich Steven J (2015). Atmospheric Deposition of POPs: Implications for the Chemical Pollution of Aquatic Environments . Comprehensive Analytical Chemistry , 67, Chap.8, 295-322 . https://doi.org/10.1016/B978-0-444-63299-9.00008-9


Gioia Rosalinda, Macleod Matthew, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Nizzetto Luca, Dachs Jordi, Lohmann Rainer, Jones Kevin C. (2014). Diurnal Variability of Persistent Organic Pollutants in the Atmosphere over the Remote Southern Atlantic Ocean . Atmosphere , 5(3), 622-634 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos5030622 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00645/75721/
Castro-Jimenez Javier, Berrojalbiz Naiara, Pizarro Mariana, Dachs Jordi (2014). Organophosphate Ester (OPE) Flame Retardants and Plasticizers in the Open Mediterranean and Black Seas Atmosphere . Environmental Science & Technology , 48(6), 3203-3209 . https://doi.org/10.1021/es405337g
Berrojalbiz N., Castro-Jimenez Javier, Mariani G., Wollgast J., Hanke G., Dachs J. (2014). Atmospheric occurrence, transport and deposition of polychlorinated biphenyls and hexachlorobenzene in the Mediterranean and Black seas . Atmospheric Chemistry And Physics , 14(17), 8947-8959 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-14-8947-2014 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00645/75723/


Guardans Ramon, Castro-Jimenez Javier (2013). How Enhancing Atmospheric Monitoring and Modeling can be Effective for the Stockholm Convention on POPs . Atmosphere , 4(4), 445-471 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos4040445 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00645/75724/
Castro-Jimenez Javier, Rotllant Guiomar, Abalos Manuela, Parera Jordi, Dachs Jordi, Company Joan B., Calafat Antoni, Abad Esteban (2013). Accumulation of dioxins in deep-sea crustaceans, fish and sediments from a submarine canyon (NW Mediterranean) . Progress In Oceanography , 118, 260-272 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pocean.2013.07.017
Castro Jimenez Javier, Berrojalbiz Naiara, Mejanelle Laurance, Dachs Jordi (2013). Sources, Transport and Deposition of Atmospheric Organic Pollutants in the Mediterranean Sea . In ACS Symposium SeriesVol. 1149 ISBN13: 9780841228900eISBN: 9780841228917. Occurrence, Fate and Impact of Atmospheric Pollutants on Environmental and Human Health. Chapter 11, pp 231-260 (American Chemical Society (ACS)) .


Castro-Jimenez Javier, Eisenreich S. J., Mariani G., Skejo H., Umlauf G. (2012). Monitoring atmospheric levels and deposition of dioxin-like pollutants in sub-alpine Northern Italy . Atmospheric Environment , 56, 194-202 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.03.081
Castro-Jimenez Javier, Berrojalbiz Naiara, Wollgast Jan, Dachs Jordi (2012). Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in the Mediterranean Sea: Atmospheric occurrence, deposition and decoupling with settling fluxes in the water column . Environmental Pollution , 166, 40-47 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2012.03.003
Hanke Georg, Polesello Stefano, Mariani Giulio, Comero Sara, Wollgast Jan, Loos Robert, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Patrolecco Luisa, Valsecchi Sara, Rusconi Marianna, Ademollo Nicoletta, Bidoglio Giovanni (2012). Chemical-monitoring on-site exercises to harmonize analytical methods for priority substances in the European Union . Trac-trends In Analytical Chemistry , 36, 25-35 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trac.2012.04.002


Berrojalbiz Naiara, Dachs Jordi, Jose Ojeda Maria, Carmen Valle Maria, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Wollgast Jan, Ghiani Michela, Hanke Georg, Zaldivar Jose Manuel (2011). Biogeochemical and physical controls on concentrations of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in water and plankton of the Mediterranean and Black Seas . Global Biogeochemical Cycles , 25(4), GB4003 (14p.) . https://doi.org/10.1029/2010GB003775
Castro Jimenez Javier, Mariani G., Vives I., Skejo H., Umlauf G., Zaldivar J. M., Dueri Sibylle, Messiaen Gregory, Laugier Thierry (2011). Atmospheric concentrations, occurrence and deposition of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in a Mediterranean coastal site (Etang de Thau, France) . Environmental Pollution , 159(7), 1948-1956 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2011.03.012 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00033/14429/
Berrojalbiz Naiara, Dachs Jordi, Del Vento Sabino, Jose Ojeda Maria, Carmen Valle Maria, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Mariani Giulio, Wollgast Jan, Hanke Georg (2011). Persistent Organic Pollutants in Mediterranean Seawater and Processes Affecting Their Accumulation in Plankton . Environmental Science & Technology , 45(10), 4315-4322 . https://doi.org/10.1021/es103742w
Castro-Jimenez Javier, Gonzalez Catherine (2011). Immunoassay-based screening of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB) in sediments: requirements for a new generation of test kits . Journal Of Environmental Monitoring , 13(4), 894-900 . https://doi.org/10.1039/c0em00569j
Zaldivar J. M., Marinov D., Dueri S., Castro-Jimenez Javier, Micheletti C., Worth A. P. (2011). An integrated approach for bioaccumulation assessment in mussels: Towards the development of Environmental Quality Standards for biota . Ecotoxicology And Environmental Safety , 74(3), 244-252 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ecoenv.2010.10.025


Castro-Jimenez Javier, Eisenreich S. J., Ghiani M., Mariani G., Skejo H., Umlauf G., Wollgast J., Zaldivar J. M., Berrojalbiz N., Reuter H. I., Dachs J. (2010). Atmospheric Occurrence and Deposition of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-Dioxins and Dibenzofurans (PCDD/Fs) in the Open Mediterranean Sea . Environmental Science & Technology , 44(14), 5456-5463 . https://doi.org/10.1021/es100718n
Castro Jimenez Javier, Mariani G., Vives I., Skejo A., Umlauf G., Zaldivar Jose-Manuel, Messiaen Gregory, Laugier Thierry (2010). Ambient levels and occurence of persistent organic pollutans (POPs) in the airshed of a mediterranean coastal lagoon . SETAC Europe 20th Annual Meeting Science and Technology for Environmental Protection,Seville, Spain, 23 – 27 May 2010 . https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00006/11772/
Institute for Environment and Sustainability (Joint Research Centre) (2010). A compilation of Europe-wide databases from published measurements of PCBs, Dioxins and Furans . JRC 56756 EUR 24266 EN ISBN 978-92-79-15066-1 ISSN 1018-5593 . https://doi.org/10.2788/66521


Dueri Sibylle, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Zaldivar Jose-Manuel (2009). Modelling the influence of thermal stratification and complete mixing on the distribution and fluxes of polychlorinated biphenyls in the water column of Ispra Bay (Lake Maggiore) . Chemosphere , 75(9), 1266-1272 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2009.01.066
Castro-Jimenez Javier, Dueri S., Eisenreich S. J., Mariani G., Skejo H., Umlauf G., Zaldivar J. M. (2009). Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) in the atmosphere of sub-alpine northern Italy . Environmental Pollution , 157(3), 1024-1032 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2008.10.007


Castro Jimenez Javier, Deviller Genevieve, Ghiani A, Loos R, Mariani G, Skejo H, Umlauf G, Wollgast J, Laugier Thierry, Heas Moisan K, Leaute Frederique, Munschy Catherine, Tixier Celine, Tronczynski Jacek (2008). PCDD/F and PCB multi-media ambient concentrations, congener patterns and occurrence in a Mediterranean coastal lagoon (Etang de Thau, France) . Environmental Pollution , 156(1), 123-135 . Publisher's official version : https://doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2007.12.019 , Open Access version : https://archimer.ifremer.fr/doc/00000/4807/
Dueri Sibylle, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Comenges Jose-Manuel Zaldivar (2008). On the use of the partitioning approach to derive Environmental Quality Standards (EQS) for persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in sediments: A review of existing data . Science Of The Total Environment , 403(1-3), 23-33 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.scitotenv.2008.05.016
Castro-Jimenez Javier, Mariani G., Eisenreich S. J., Christoph E. H., Hanke G., Canuti E., Skejo H., Umlauf G. (2008). Atmospheric input of POPs into Lake Maggiore (Northern Italy): PCDD/F and dioxin-like PCB profiles and fluxes in the atmosphere and aquatic system . Chemosphere , 73(1 Suppl), S122-S130 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2007.06.097
Mariani G., Canuti E., Castro-Jimenez Javier, Christoph E. H., Eisenreich S. J., Hanke G., Skejo H., Umlauf G. (2008). Atmospheric input of POPs into Lake Maggiore (Northern Italy): PBDE concentrations and profile in air, precipitation, settling material and sediments . Chemosphere , 73(1 Suppl.), S114-S121 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2007.02.071
Loos R., Wollgast J., Castro-Jimenez Javier, Mariani G., Huber T., Locoro G., Hanke G., Umlauf G., Bidoglio G., Hohenblum P., Moche W., Weiss S., Schmid H., Leiendecker F., Ternes T., Navarro Ortega A., Hildebrandt A., Barcelo D., Lepom P., Dimitrova I., Nitcheva O., Polesello S., Valsecchi S., Boutrup S., Sortkjaer O., De Boer R., Staeb J. (2008). Laboratory intercomparison study for the analysis of nonylphenol and octylphenol in river water . Trac-trends In Analytical Chemistry , 27(1), 89-95 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trac.2007.10.011


Vives Ingrid, Canuti Elisabetta, Castro-Jimenez Javier, Christoph Eugen H., Eisenreich Steven J., Hanke Georg, Huber Tania, Mariani Giulio, Mueller Anne, Skejo Helle, Umlauf Gunther, Wollgast Jan (2007). Occurrence of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and dibenzofurans (PCDD/Fs), polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) in Lake Maggiore (Italy and Switzerland) . Journal Of Environmental Monitoring , 9(6), 589-598 . https://doi.org/10.1039/b700919d


Tadeo Jl, Castro Jimenez Javier, Sanchez-Brunete C (2004). Multiresidue determination in soil of pesticides used in tomato crops by sonication-assisted extraction in small columns and gas chromatography . International Journal Of Environmental Analytical Chemistry , 84(1-3), 29-37 . https://doi.org/10.1080/0306731031000149705


Castro Jimenez Javier, Sanchez-Brunete C, Rodriguez Ja, Tadeo Jl (2002). Persistence of chlorpyrifos and endosulfan in soil . Fresenius Environmental Bulletin , 11(9A), 578-582 .
Castro Jimenez Javier, Perez Ra, Miguel E, Sanchez-Brunete C, Tadeo Jl (2002). Analysis of endosulfan isomers and endosulfan sulfate in air and tomato leaves by gas chromatography with electron-capture detection and confirmation by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry . Journal Of Chromatography A , 947(1), 119-127 . https://doi.org/10.1016/S0021-9673(01)01598-9


Castro Jimenez Javier, Sanchez-Brunete C, Tadeo Jl (2001). Multiresidue analysis of insecticides in soil by gas chromatography with electron-capture detection and confirmation by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry . Journal Of Chromatography A , 918(2), 371-380 . https://doi.org/10.1016/S0021-9673(01)00751-8
Castro Jimenez Javier, Perez Ra, Sanchez-Brunete C, Tadeo Jl (2001). Analysis of pesticides volatilised from plants and soil by headspace solid-phase microextraction and gas chromatography . Chromatographia , 53, S361-S365 . https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02490357