Program

Scheduled Abstracts by Division
Environment
Sunday AM
EN1
102
Metals and Metalloids in the Environment
Organizer(s) - C Le, K Wilkinson
Chair(s) - Iris Koch, Hanyong Peng
08:40
The Role of Multidrug Resistance Proteins in the Detoxification of Arsenic Leslie EM
09:20
The Uptake of Arsenic Species by Human Intestine Cells Liu Q, *Le XC
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Arsenic in Wine and Other Alimentary Items *Koch I, Mills M, House K, Sui J, Zhang J, Nearing MM, $Reimer KJ
11:00
Determination of Arsenic Species in Water Samples using Ion Pair Chromatography Hyphenated to Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry Analysis $*Wang ZW, Du Y, Shittu A, Carrier R, Vezina A, Hierlihy T
11:20
 
End of Session
Sunday PM
EN1
102
Metals and Metalloids in the Environment
Organizer(s) - C Le, K Wilkinson
Chair(s) - Chris Le, Qingqing Liu
E.W.R. Steacie Award Lecture
14:00
A Taste for Arsenic Cullen WR
14:40
A Non-toxic Arsenical: Update on the Formation of Arsenobetaine $*Reimer KJ, Nearing MM, Koch I
15:20
Use of Confocal C-ray Fluorescence (CXRF) Imaging in the Determination of Arsenic Distribution and Speciation in Bufo americanus $*Nearing MM, Koch I, Gordon RA, Reimer KJ
15:40
 
End of Session
EN5
202
Current Topics in Environmental Chemistry and Environmental Analytical Chemistry
Organizer(s) - H Al-Abadleh
Chair(s) - Hind Al-Abadleh, Patrick Hayes
14:00
Refractive Index and Thickness Changes of Functionalized Thin Films and their Use in Microsensors Saunders J, Borjian S, Wu X, Chen HS, Crudden CM, $*Loock H-P
14:40
Microfluidic Platform with Multimodal Characterization for in situ Studies of Bacterial Biofilms Paquet-Mercier F, Parvinzadeh Gashti M, Zarabadi M, Babaei Aznaveh N, *Greener J
15:20
Adsorption of Alkylammonium Surfactants at Silica/Water Interfaces under Conditions Relevant to Hydraulic Fracturing: Invesigating the Importance of pH using SFG Spectroscopy $*Hayes PL, Torres LL
15:40
Diffusive Gradient in Thin Film (DGT) Passive Samplers for Monitoring Metals in Contaminated Sediments: Contribution of Metal Sulfide Nanoparticles *Pham A, Johnson C, Manley D, $Hsu-Kim H
16:00
 
Coffee Break
16:20
Poly(acrylic acid) Functionalized Magnetic Graphene Oxide Nanocomposite for Removal of Methylene Blue $Zhang J, Azam MS, Shi C, Huang J, Yan B, Liu Q, *Zeng H
16:40
Synthesis of Zerovalent Iron (ZVI) using Plant-based Extracts for the Degradation of Trichloroethylene Naylor K, Ring J, Chaung M, *Scott J, $Weber KP
17:00
Diffusive Gradients in Thin Films as a Tool for Accurately Assessing Metal Speciation in Natural Waters $*Guéguen C, Zhu Y, Shi Y-X, Balch J, Mangal V
17:20
Physisorption Molecular Hydrogen Storage in Fullerenes - A Density Functional Theory Study $Durbin DJ, *Malardier-Jugroot C, Allan NL
17:40
 
End of Session
Monday AM
EN1
102
Metals and Metalloids in the Environment
Organizer(s) - C Le, K Wilkinson
Chair(s) - Ken Reimer, Qi Zhang
08:40
Mercury Rising - Chemical Speciation of Atmospheric Oxidized Mercury Ghoshdastidar AJ, Deeds DA, *Ariya PA
09:20
Formation and Dissolution of Nanoscale Mercuric Sulfides: Implications for Microbial Bioavailability and Biotransformation *Pham A, $Hsu-Kim H
09:40
Polonium in the Environment: An Assesment of the Po-210 Content in Shelfish in the Human Diet Chiumera DJ, $*Cornett RJ, Sampson B
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Seasonal Microbial Ecology, Mineralogy and Trace Element Dynamics in Aquatic Floc $*Warren LA, Elliott AVC
11:00
Silver and Copper Interactions with Isolated Gill Cells and with Gill Cell Inserts: Testing of Biotic Ligand Model Parameters $*Smith DS, Cooper CA, Wood CM
11:20
Speciation of Arsenic in Chicken Liver Using Liquid Chromatography Combined with Atomic and Molecular Mass Spectrometry Peng H, Hu B, Liu Q, Yang Z, Lu X, Huang R, Li XF, Zuidhof MJ, *Le XC
11:40
Selective Extraction of Sc3+, Y3+, Ce3+ and La3+ using Different Functionalized Diglycoamide Ligands in Ionic Liquid Phase Benrazek IB, $*Rochefort DR
12:00
 
End of Session
EN5
202
Current Topics in Environmental Chemistry and Environmental Analytical Chemistry
Organizer(s) - H Al-Abadleh
Chair(s) - Cora Young, Hind Al-Abadleh
08:00
The Role of Ammonia in Climate-chemistry Interactions Murphy JG
08:40
Atmospheric Fate of Nicotine and Oxidation of Second-hand Cigarette Smoke Borduas N, da Silva G, Murphy JG, Abbatt JPD
09:00
Composition of Particles from an Aged Biomass Burning Plume: Implications for Brown Carbon Absorption $Young CJ, Di Lorenzo RA
09:40
Current Topics in Atmospheric Chemistry: Role of Transition Metals in the Formation of Soluble Secondary Organics and Aerosols $*Al-Abadleh HA, Slikboer S, Grandy L, Blair S, Nizkorodov S, Smith R
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Airborne Pollutants and Lung Surfactant: Biophysical Impacts of Surface Oxidation Reactions Selladurai S, $DeWolf C
10:40
Novel Techniques for Evaluating Potential Human Health Effects in Air *Brown BA, $Hoeppner S
11:00
Cryospheric Chemistry: Chemical Processes in Frozen Water $*Wang F
11:40
 
Panel Discussion on Thoughts for Future Directions of Atmospheric Chemistry and Soil/Water Chemistry in Canada
12:20
 
End of Session
Monday PM
EN5
202
Current Topics in Environmental Chemistry and Environmental Analytical Chemistry
Organizer(s) - H Al-Abadleh
Chair(s) - Hind Al-Abadleh
14:00
SPE Cleanup and HILIC-UPLC-MS/MS Detection of Amino Sugar Stereoisomer Biomarkers in Environmental Matrices *VandenBoer TC, Di Lorenzo R, Hems R, Ziegler S, $Young CJ
14:20
Toward Military Training Sustainability: Remediation of Nitramines- and Nitroaromatics-contaminated Soils and Adaptation of HPLC-UV Method EPA 8330 Turcotte-Savard M-O, $*Brochu S, Brochu D, Ampleman G, Lapointe M-C, Martel R
14:40
Capillary Electrophoresis-Mass Spectrometry of Naphthenic Acids in Environmental Waters: A Multivariate Approach MacLennan MS, $*Chen DDY, Headley JV, Peru K
15:00
Incomplete Pesticide Models for Soil and Water: A Fate and Transport-chemical Kinetics Disconnect $*Gamble DS
15:20
Fabrication of Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering "Smart" Sand for Environmental Applications $*Fan M, Du H
15:40
An X-ray Absorption Spectroscopic Investigation of the Molybdenum Speciation in the JEB Tailings Management Facility at McClean Lake, Saskatchewan $Blanchard PER, *Grosvenor AP, Rowson J, Hughes KA, Brown CB
16:00
 
Coffee Break
EN7
Canada Hall 2 & 3
Poster
Organizer(s) - L Chan, P Jessop
From 17:40 until 19:30
17:40
A Study on the Quality of Water and the Effect of Various Coagulants on Lodra Lake of the Gandhingar District $*Desai J, Parekh P, Patel S
17:40
Utilization of Raw and Activated Maize Tassel for the Removal of Nutrient and Heavy Metal Contaminants in Water Shofolahan AM, *Agyei NM, $Okonkwo JO
17:40
Studies on the Basil Leaf (Ocimum Basilicum) Extract Mediated Silver Nanoparticles and Ag-Hg Amalgam Formation *Siddiqi Z, $Chanbasha B, Omobayo S
17:40
A Study of Sorption-desorption Equilibria of Pesticides on Soil using LC-MS/MS Gamble DS, Gamble HA, Ye SJ, Jolliffe C
17:40
Analytical Methods to Quantify Metal Impurities in Surface Samples of Carbon Nanotubes Avramescu M-L, *Rasmussen PE, Chénier M
17:40
Identifying the Arsenic Mineral Species in the JEB Tailings Management Facility at McClean Lake, Saskatchewan Using X-ray Absorption Near-edge Structure (XANES) Spectroscopy $Blanchard PER, *Van Loon LL, Cutler JN, Rowson J, Hughes KA, Brown CB
17:40
Cadmium in the Canadian House Dust Study: How Different Sampling Metrics Inform Exposure Assessments $*Rasmussen PE, Levesque C, Chénier M, Gardner HD
17:40
Estimation of Veterinary Drug Concentrations in Canadian Soils: Do the PECs MEC Sense? Belknap AM, *Rattray AGM, $Kullik SA
17:40
Impact of Humidity on Speciation and Bioaccessibility of Pb, Zn, Co and Se in House Dust *Rasmussen PE, Beauchemin S, Chénier M, Gardner HD
17:40
Photoelectrochemical Degradation of Emerging Pollutants Using Nanoporous Titanium Dioxide Xie G, Chang X, $*Chen A
17:40
Arsenic Speciation in Mushrooms Subject to Cooking Treatments $Henry JL, Koch I, *Reimer KJ
17:40
Evaporation of Water from Mixed Organic-inorganic Atmospheric Droplets Combe NA, $Donaldson DJ
17:40
Hydroponic Uptake and Speciation of Arsenic in Equisetum fluviatile (Water Horsetail) and Equisetum hyemale (Rough Horsetail) Hnain A, *Koch I, Nearing M, $Weber K
17:40
Efficient Removal of Dissolved Hydrogen Sulfide by Silver Derivatized Chitosan Yep T, $Mutus B
17:40
Graphene Supported Fe3O4 Nanoparticles as Efficient Electrocatalysts for H2O2 Production in Wastewater Treatment Wei Q, Barros W, Zhang G, Lanza M, Tavares A, $*Sun S
17:40
Organic-inorganic Composition of Particles in Arctic Snow Rangel-Alvarado RB, Nazarenko Y, $*Ariya PA
17:40
Surface Mediated Oxidation of Elemental Mercury Kurien U, $*Ariya PA
17:40
Toward Military Training Sustainability: Remediation of Nitramines- and Nitroaromatics-contaminated Soils and Adaptation of HPLC-UV Method EPA 8330 Turcotte-Savard M-O, $*Brochu S, Brochu D, Ampleman G, Lapointe M-C, Martel R
17:40
Electrospun Chitosan-polyethylene Oxide Nanofibers for Adsorption of Heavy Metals from Aqueous Solutions: Kinetic and Selectivity Study $*Lakhdhar I, Mangin P, Chabot B
17:40
Electrochemical ssDNA Aptasensors to Detect Hormones in Water *Contreras Jimenez G, Eissa S, $Siaj M, Zourob M, Ng A
17:40
Elucidating the Inhibitory Impact of Engineered Nanoparticles (ENPs) on Aerobic Biodegradation and Anaerobic Stabilization of Wastewater Biomass Alizadeh Sanaz, $Comeau Yves, *Ghoshal Subhasis, Vallerand Dominic, Piccapietra Flavio
17:40
Fate of Engineered Nanoparticles Released from Consumer Products Mohan S, $*DeRosa M
17:40
Photocatalytic Reduction of Ketones and Aldehydes on Plasmonic Silver Nanocubes Landry MJ, Moores A, $*Barrett CJ
17:40
Proposal for Canadian National Chemical Compound Registry $*Lynch BM, Lacour SA
17:40
Novel Screen for Toxicants and Xenobiotics and their Metabolites *Brown BA, $Hoeppner S
17:40
Development of the Novel Green Hybrid Bio-reactor-oxyfuel-nano/micro Interface Rocha AA, Wilde C, *Ariya PA
17:40
Marshmallows, Microwaves and Capillary Electrophoresis-Mass Spectrometry: Toward Fast, Automated, Green Extraction and Analysis of Naphthenic Acids from Environmental Waters MacLennan MS, Peru K, Headley JV, $*Chen DDY
17:40
A Simulation Study on the Biodegradation of m-Cresol and Pyridine by Lysinibacillus cresolivorans $*Shareefdeen Z, Elkamel A, Ghannoum A
17:40
Ecological Screening Assessment of Substances in the Certain Organic Flame Retardants Substance Grouping under the Government of Canada's Chemicals Management Plan Pasternak J, Ferone JM, Beking MA, Dorais V, Elliott B, Jagla M, Kuo J, Yao K
17:40
Aqueous Photolysis of a Fluorotelomer Surfactant Used in Aqueous Film Forming Foams Trouborst L, Mabury SA
17:40
Production of Precipitated Calcium Carbonate (PCC) from Waste Concrete and Carbon Dioxide Vanderzee S, Zeman F
Tuesday AM
EN2
101
Chemistry of the Northern/Arctic Environment
Organizer(s) - L Chan, F Wang
Chair(s) - Feiyue Wang
08:00
What do the High Arctic Studies of Organic and Bioorganic Compounds Tell Us on Aerosol-cloud Interactions? *Ariya PA, Mortazavi R, Kos G, Randall Alvaraz R, Nazarenko Y, Rocha AA
08:20
Details of the Mechanism for Enhanced Heterogeneous Photolysis of Nitric Acid Unveiled using a Tunable UV Laser Source Masse F, $Ayotte P
09:00
Long Term Recrds of Trace Metals in Arctic Air $*Cornett RJ, Li C
09:20
Interaction between Phosphate and Ikaite Precipitation in Sea Ice *Hu Y-B, Wang F, Rysgaard S, Barber D, Nehrke G, Dieckmann G, Wolf-Gladrow D
09:40
Mycosporine-like Amino Acids in Sea Ice Covered Arctic Waters Elliott AD, Mundy CJ, Gosselin M, Poulin M, Campbell K, Wang F
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Radicals on Ice: What Don't We Know about Snowpack Chemistry? $*Donaldson DJ
Environment Division Research and Development Dima Award Lecture
10:40
Predicting Exposure of Northerners to PCBs - From Global Emissions to Concentrations in Individual Humans $*Wania F, Binnngton MJ, Curren MS, Quinn CL, Chan LHM, Armitage JM, McLachlan MS, Undeman E, Brown TN, Breivik K, Noest TH
11:20
 
End of Session
Wednesday AM
EN3
107
Best Practices in Green Chemistry - joint with IC
Organizer(s) - P Jessop, F Kerton
Chair(s) - Fran Kerton
08:00
Industrial Chemistry Challenges - Opportunities for Green Chemistry Masterson B
08:40
Academic Research With An Eye towards Commercialization Pasternak A
09:00
The Big Picture - Trying to Tackle Significant Environmental Problems with Green Chemistry $*Clyburne J, Murphy LJ, Glen C, Robertson K, Fawcett J, Jahan N
09:20
Designing Amines to Simultaneously Meet Many Performance, Safety, and Environmental Criteria Vanderveen JR, Patiny L, Chalifoux CB, $*Jessop PG
09:40
Mechanochemical, Solvent-free Synthesis of Metal and Metal Sulfide Nanoparticles $*Moores A, Rak MJ, Friscic T, Malca M, Kinsella JM
10:00
 
Coffee Break
10:20
Catalysis Using Earth Abundant Transition Metals $*Kozak CM
10:40
Ag(I) Catalyzed Oxidation in Water Liu M, $*Li C-J
11:00
Heme-utilizing DNAzymes in Organic Solvents: Towards a Green Chemistry Canale T, $*Sen D
11:20
Bifunctional Nanoparticle-SILP Catalysts (NP@SILP) for the Selective Deoxygenation of Biomass Substrates: From Batch to Continuous Luska KL, $Leitner W
11:40
Synthesis of Immobilized Proline Ionic Liquid on Mesoporous Support and Application as a Recoverable Catalyst in the Asymmetric Aldol Reaction $*MacQuarrie SL, MacKinnon M, LeBlanc A
12:00
Imidazolium-functionalized b-cyclodextrin Catalysts in Water Fortun S, Kairouz V, $Schmitzer A
12:20
 
End of Session
Wednesday PM
EN3
107
Best Practices in Green Chemistry - joint with IC
Organizer(s) - P Jessop, F Kerton
Chair(s) - Philip Jessop
14:00
Green Chemistry Challenges, from Solvents to Sustainable Elements *Hunt AJ, Muñoz García A, Parker HL, Budarin VL, Sherwood J, Attard TM, Clark JH
14:40
Metal-free Catalyzing Lignin Reinforced/Crosslinked Silicone Composites Zhang J, Fleury E, Chen Y, Sewell P, $*Brook MA
15:00
Copolymerization of Limonene: Towards more Sustainable Polymers Zhang Y, Dubé MA, *Vivaldo-Lima E
15:20
 
Coffee Break
15:40
Beyond Fossil Fuels: Turning Renewable Resources into Consumer Products through Catalysis $*Baker RT
16:00
Catalytic Oxidation of Lignin Extracts and Lignin in Ionic Liquids $*Singer RD, Hurisso BB
16:20
The Journey towards 'Greener' Chemistry Related to Biomass Valorization *Kerton FM, Murphy JN, Margoutidis G, Parsons V, Liu Y, Bottaro C, Hawboldt K
16:40
Biorefining of Lignin to Value-added Products $*Chen A
17:00
 
End of Session