My Sb publications

  • elaboration of review papers on the element:

M. Filella, N. Belzile and Y.-W. Chen (2002) Antimony in the environment: a review focused on natural waters. I. Occurrence. EARTH-SCIENCE REVIEWS, 57, 125-176.
M. Filella, N. Belzile and Y.-W. Chen (2002) Antimony in the environment: a review focused on natural waters. II. Relevant solution chemistry. EARTH-SCIENCE REVIEWS, 59, 265-285.
M. Filella, N. Belzile and M.-C. Lett (2007) Antimony in the environment: a review focused on natural waters. III. Microbiota relevant interactions. EARTH-SCIENCE REVIEWS, 80, 195-217.
M. Filella, P.A. Williams and N. Belzile (2009) Antimony in the environment: knowns and unknowns. ENVIRONMENTAL CHEMISTRY, 6  95-105.
M. Filella (2010) Alkyl derivatives of antimony in the environment. In: Metal Ions in Life Science. Volume 7. Organometallics in Environment and Toxicology, A. Sigel, H. Sigel and R.K.O. Sigel (Eds.). RSC Publishing, pp. 267-301.
N. Belzile, Y.-W. Chen and M. Filella, (2011) Human exposure to antimony I. Sources and intake. CRITICAL REVIEWS IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 41, 1309-1373.
M. Filella (2011) Antimony interactions with heterogeneous complexants in waters, sediments and soils: a review of data obtained in bulk samples. EARTH SCIENCE REVIEWS, 107, 325-341
M. Filella, N. Belzile and Y.-W. Chen (2012) Human exposure to antimony. II. Contents in some human tissues often used in biomonitoring (Hair, Nails, Teeth) CRITICAL REVIEWS IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 42 , 1058-1115.
M. Filella and P.A. Williams (2012) Antimony interactions with heterogeneous complexants in waters, sediments and soils: a review of binding data for homologous compounds. CHEMIE DER ERDE - GEOCHEMISTRY, 72 S4 , 49-65.
M. Filella, N. Belzile and Y.-W. Chen (2013) Human exposure to antimony. III. Contents in some human excreted biofluids (urine, milk, saliva). CRITICAL REVIEWS IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 43, 204-254.
M. Filella, N. Belzile and Y.-W. Chen (2013) Human exposure to antimony. IV. Contents in blood. CRITICAL REVIEWS IN ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, 43 , 2071-2105.

  • development of a simple, rapid and reliable method for the determination of Sb(III) and Sb(V) in natural waters:

F. Quentel and M. Filella (2002) Determination of inorganic antimony species in seawater by DPASV: stability of the trivalent state. ANAL. CHIM. ACTA, 452, 237-244.

  • Sb(III) oxidation kinetics in the presence of natural oxidants:

F. Quentel, M. Filella, C. Elleouet and C.-L. Madec (2004) Kinetic studies on Sb(III) oxidation by hydrogen peroxide in natural waters. ENVIRON. SCI. TECHNOL., 38, 2843-2848 (2004).
C. Elleouet, F. Quentel, C.-L. Madec and M. Filella (2005) The effect of the presence of trace metals on the oxidation of Sb(III) by hydrogen peroxide in aqueous solution. J. ENVIRON. MONITORING, 7, 1220-1225.
F. Quentel, M. Filella, C. Elleouet and C.-L. Madec (2006) Sb(III) oxidation by iodate in seawater: a cautionary tale. SCI. TOTAL ENVIRON., 355, 259-263.

  • development of a thermodynamically-consistent sets of Sb stability constants:

M. Filella and P.M. May (2003) Computer simulation of the low-molecular-weight inorganic species distribution of antimony(III) and antimony(V) in natural waters. GEOCHIM. COSMOCHIM. ACTA, 67, 4013-4031.
M. Filella and P.M. May (2005) Critical appraisal of available thermodynamic data for the complexation of antimony(III) and antimony(V) by low-molecular-mass organic ligands. J. ENVIRON. MONITORING, 7, 1226-1237.
G.A. Diemar, M. Filella, P. Leverett and P.A. Williams (2005)  Dispersion of antimony from oxidizing ore deposits. PURE AND APPLIED CHEMISTRY, 81, 1547-1553.
A.J. Roper, P.A. Williams and M. Filella (2012) Secondary antimony minerals: phases that control the dispersion of antimony in the supergene zone. CHEMIE DER ERDE - GEOCHEMISTRY, 72 S4, 9-14.

  • study of antimony behaviour in natural systems:

Y.-W. Chen, T.-L. Deng, M. Filella and N. Belzile (2003) Distribution and early diagenesis of antimony species in sediments and porewaters of freshwater lakes. ENVIRON. SCI. TECHNOL., 37, 1163-1168.

  • study of toxicological-related issues:

A. Porquet and M. Filella (2007) Structural evidence of the similarity of Sb(OH)3 and As(OH)3 with glycerol: Implications for their uptake. ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY, 20 , 1269-1276.
M. Filella and P.A. Williams (2010) Antimony biomethylation in culture media revisited in the light of solubility and chemical speciation considerations. CHEMICAL RESEARCH IN TOXICOLOGY, 25, 431-439.

You will find the urls of all the papers under "My publications". If you are looking for a review to cite, please forget the most cited one (ESR, 57, 125, 2002) and take Environmental Chemistry, 6, 95 (2009) instead. In my opinion it is much better!