Skip to main content

Advertisement

Erratum to: Bioaccumulation in aquatic systems: methodological approaches, monitoring and assessment

Article metrics

  • 2342 Accesses

The original article was published in Environmental Sciences Europe 2015 27:5

Erratum

The bioconcentration factor (BCF) is defined as the ratio between the chemical’s concentration in organism (corganism) to the respective concentration in water (caq). The following corrected formula substitutes for formula (1) as printed on page 2 of the article by Schäfer et al. [1].

$$ \mathrm{B}\mathrm{C}\mathrm{F}=\kern0.5em \frac{{}^Co rganism}{{}^Caq} $$
(1)

Reference

  1. 1.

    Schäfer S, Buchmeier G, Claus E, Duester L, Heininger P, Körner A, Mayer P, Paschke A, Rauert C, Reifferscheid G, Rüdel H, Schlechtriem C, Schröter-Kermani C, Schudoma D, Smedes F, Steffen D, Vietoris F. Bioaccumulation in aquatic systems: methodological approaches, monitoring and assessment 2015. Environ Sci Eur. 2015;27(5):1–10.

Download references

Author information

Correspondence to Sabine Schäfer.

Additional information

The online version of the original article can be found under doi:10.1186/s12302-014-0036-z.

Rights and permissions

Open Access This article is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0), which permits use, duplication, adaptation, distribution, and reproduction in any medium or format, as long as you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made.

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Verify currency and authenticity via CrossMark

Cite this article

Schäfer, S., Buchmeier, G., Claus, E. et al. Erratum to: Bioaccumulation in aquatic systems: methodological approaches, monitoring and assessment. Environ Sci Eur 27, 14 (2015) doi:10.1186/s12302-015-0045-6

Download citation