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Eric Reiner, Ph.D

Eric Reiner, Ph.D

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  • Adjunct Associate Professor
Ontario Ministry of the Environment
Laboratory Services Branch
125 Resources Rd
Toronto, ON, Canada M9P 3V6
Phone: (416) 235-5748

Education

  1. B.Sc. University of Toronto, Analytical / Organic Chemistry, 1981
  2. M.Sc. University of Toronto, Analytical Chemistry/Mass Spectrometry, 1983
  3. (Thesis Title: Mass Spectral Analysis of Selected Organic Compounds)
  4. Ph.D. University of Toronto, Mass Spectrometry/Analytical Chemistry 1986
  5. (Thesis Title: A Mass Spectrometric and Theoretical Study of Gaseous Amines)

Biography

Eric Reiner is a senior mass spectrometry research scientist at the Laboratory Services Branch of the Ontario Ministry of the Environment.   He also holds adjunct professor status at the Department of Chemistry at the University of Toronto and University of Waterloo.  Eric obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Toronto in 1986 in Analytical Chemistry / Mass Spectrometry under the direction of Prof. Alex G. Harrison.  He has been working in the field of ultra-trace environmental analysis for more than 25 years and his research interests include the analysis of dioxin-like and other emerging toxic organics including halogenated flame retardants, perfluorinated compounds and industrial chemicals as well as advanced analytical techniques such as Fast GC, 2 Dimensional GC, chemical ionization mass spectrometry, tandem mass spectrometry and analytical automation.

Career Skills/Knowledge

•    Staff Management / Training       
•    Gas Chromatography                 
•    Dioxins, Furans, PCBs, PCNs       
•    Organic/Analytical Chemistry      
•    Fast GC, GCxGC                       
•    Technical & Scientific Writing      
•    Reference Materials                    
•    Emergency Response                
•    Workload Planning/Management
•    Budgeting/Cost Reductions
•    PC's & PC Applications
•   Team Building
•   Mass Spectrometry (HRMS,MS/MS)
•   OCs, BFRs, PAH, PFAS, POPs
•    Research & Method Development
•    Lab Safety, JHSC
•    Presentation of Results
•    QA/QC, Lab Accreditation
•    Provincial Analyst, Litigation
•    Operational Downsizing
•    LIMS / Data Approval
•    Windows/WP-MS Office/Internet

Work Experience

2009 – Present     Senior Mass Spectrometry Research Scientist, MOE
2009  - Present    Adjunct Professor, University of Waterloo, Department of Chemistry
2002 – Present     Adjunct Professor, University of Toronto, Department of Chemistry
1997 – 2009         Manager, Dioxin & Toxic Organics Section, MOE
1995 - 1997         Manager (Acting), Drinking Water Analysis Section, MOE
1990 - 1995         Supervisor, Dioxin Laboratory, Drinking Water Analysis Section, MOE
1986   1990         Mass Spectrometry Senior Scientist, Drinking Water Organics Section, MOE

Selected Publications

175.    L Shen, KJ Jobst, A Helm, EJ Reiner, R McCrindle, GT Tomy, S Backus, ID Brindle, CH Marvin, Identification and Determination of the Dechlorination Products of Dechlorane 602  in Great Lakes Fish and Arctic Beluga Whales by Gas Chromatography-High Resolution Mass Spectrometry, Special Edition on Emerging Contaminants in Biota, Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, In press (2012) doi: 10.1007/s00216-012-6164-7

174.    R Guo, EJ Reiner, SP Bhavsar, PA Helm, SA Mabury, E Braekevelt, SA Tittlemier , Determination of Polyfluoroalkyl Phosphate Diesters, Perfluorophosphonates, Perfluorophosphinates, Perfluorocarboxylic acids and Perfluorosulfonic acids in Lake Trout from the Great Lakes Region,  Special Edition on Emerging Contaminants in Biota, Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, In press (2012) doi: 10.1007/s00216-012-6125-1

173.    RE Clement, EJ Reiner, SP Bhavsar, Contaminants of Emerging Concern in Great Lakes Fish: A review, Special Edition on Emerging Contaminants in Biota, Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, In press (2012) doi: 10.1007/s00216-012-6300-4

172.    A.L. Myers, P.W. Crozier, P.A. Helm, C. Brimacombe, V.I. Furdui, E.J. Reiner, D. Burniston, C.H. Marvin, Fate, distribution, and contrasting temporal trends of perfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) in Lake Ontario, Canada, Environment International, In Press (2012) doi:10.1016/j.envint.2012.02.002

171.    A.L. Myers, S.M. Mabury, E.J. Reiner, Analysis of mixed halogenated dibenzo-p-dioxins and dibenzofurans (PXDD/PXDFs) in soil by gas chromatography tandem mass spectrometry (GC–MS/MS), Chemopshere, 87 1036 (2012)

170.    J. Levson, K. Novakowski, E.J. Reiner, T. Kolic, Potential of groundwater contamiantion of polybrominated diphenylethers (PBDEs) in a sensitive bedrock aquifer (Canada), Hydrogeology Journal, 20, 401 (2012)

169.    H. Xiao, L. Shen, Y. Su , E. Barresi, M. DeJong, H. Hung, Y-D Lei, F. Wania, E.J. Reiner, E. Sverko, S-C Kang, Atmospheric concentrations of halogenated flame retardants at two remote locations: The Canadian High Arctic and the Tibetan Plateau, Environmental Pollution 161, 154 (2012)

168.    L. Ahrens, M. Shoeib, T. Harner, D.A. Lane, R. Guo, E.J. Reiner, Comparison of Annular Diffusion Denuder and High Volume Air Samplers for Measuring Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances in the Atmosphere, Analytical Chemistry, 83, 9622 (2011)

167.    D-G Wang, M. Alaee, E. Sverko, Y-F Li, E.J. Reiner, L Shen,  Analysis and occurrence of emerging chlorinated and brominated flame retardants in surficial sediment of the Dalian costal area in China, Journal of Environmental Monitoring, 13, 3014 (2011)

166.    E. Awad, X. Zhang, S.P. Bhavsar, S. Petro, P.W. Crozier, E.J. Reiner, R. Fletcher, S.A. Tittlemier and E, Braekevelt, Long-Term Environmental Fate of Perfluorinated Compounds after Accidental Release at Toronto Airport, Environmental Science & Technology, 45, 8081 (2011)

164.    E. Sverko, G.T. Gregg, E.J. Reiner, Y.-F. Li, B.E. McCarry, J.A. Arnot, R.J. Law, R.A. Hites, Dechlorane Plus and Related Compounds in the Environment: A Review, Environmental Science & Technology, 45, 5088 (2011)

163.    A.M. Musalu, E.J. Reiner, S.N. Liss, T. Chen, G. Ladwig, D. Morse, A Routine Method for the Analysis of Polychlorinated Biphenyls, Organochlorine Pesticides, Chlorbenzenes and screening of other halogenated organics in soil, sediment and Sludge by GCxGC-μECD, Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 401, 2403 (2011)

162.    L. Ahrens, M Shoeib,  T. Harner, S.C. Lee, R. Guo, E.J. Reiner, Wastwater Treatment Plant and Landfills as Sources of Polyfluoroalkyl Compounds to the Atmosphere, Environmental Science & Technology, 45, 8098, (2011)

161.    L. Vierke, L. Ahrens, M. Shoeib, E.J. Reiner, R. Guo , W-U. Palm , R. Ebinghaus, T. Harner, Air concentrations and particle–gas partitioning of polyfluoroalkyl compounds at a wastewater treatment plant, Environmental Chemistry 8, 363 (2011)

160. L.A. Richman, G. Hobson, D. Jackson, E. Reiner, The Niagara River Mussel Biomonitoring Program (Ellipto complanta): 1983-2009, Journal of Great Lakes Research, 37, 213 (2011)

159. L Shen, E.J. Reiner, P.A. Helm, C.H. Marvin, B. Hill, X. Zhang, K.A. MacPherson, T.M. Kolic, G.T. Tomy, I.D., Historic trends of Dechloranes 602, 603, 604, Dechlorane plus and other norbornene derivatives and their bioaccumulation potential in Lake Ontario, Environmental Science & Technology, 45, 3333, (2011)

158.    L. Shen, E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, T.M. Kolic, P.A. Helm, L.A. Richman, C.H. Marvin, D.A. Burniston, B. Hill, I.D. Brindle, R. McCrindle, B.G. Chittim, Dechloranes 602, 603, 604, Dechlorane Plus, and Chlordene Plus, a Newly Detected Analogue, in Tributary Sediments of the Laurentian Great Lakes, Environmental Science & Technology, 45, 693, (2011)

157.    H. Jia, Y. Sun, X. Liu, M. Yang, D. Wang, H. Qi,, L. Shen, E. Sverko, E.J. Reiner, Y.-F. Li, Y.-F. Concentration and bioaccumulation of Dechlorane compounds in coastal environment of northern China, Environmental Science & Technology, 45, 2613, (2011)

156.    T.D. French, S. Petro, E.J.Reiner, S.P. Bhavsar, D.A. Jackson, Thirty-Year Time Series of PCB Concentrations in a Small Invertivorous Fish (Notropis Hudsonius): An Examination of Post-1990 Trajectory Shifts in the Lower Great Lakes, Ecosystems 14, 415 (2011)

155.    P. Guerra, K. Fernie, B. Jiménez, G. Pacepavicius, L. Shen, E. Reiner, E. Eljarrat, D. Barceló, M. Alaee, M, Dechlorane plus and related compounds in peregrine falcon (Falco peregrinus) Eggs from Canada and Spain, Environmental Science & Technology, 45, 1284, (2011)

154.    S.B. Gewurtz, S.P. Bhavsar, D.A. Jackson, R. Fletcher, E. Awad, Emily, J.G. Winter, T.M. Kolic, E.J. Reiner, R. Moody, R. Fletcher, Trends of legacy and emerging-issue contaminants in Lake Simcoe fishes, Journal of Great Lakes Research 37, 148, (2011)

153.    P.A. Helm, J. Milne, V. Hiriat-Baer, P. Crozier, T. Kolic, R. Lega, T. Chen, K. MacPherson, S. Gewurtz, J. Winter, A. Myers, C.H. Marvin, E.J. Reiner, Lake-wide Distribution and Depositional History of Current and Past-use Persistent Organic Pollutants in Lake Simcoe, Ontario, Canada  Journal of Great Lakes Research, 37, 132 (2011)

152.    McCarry BE, Fernando SL, Rastogi A, Reiner E, Sverko E, Cochran J, GCXGC-OF-MS and GC-MS-MS Characterizations of Complex Environmental Samples Containing Dechlorane Plus-Related Compounds and Chlorinated PAH, Organohalogen Compounds 73 ,  2147  (2011)

151.    Shen L, Reiner E, Helm P, Marvin C, MacPherson K, Kolic T, Muir D, Brindle I  Historical Trends of Non-BDE Halogenated Flame Retardants in Sediment of Lakes in the Great Lakes Region Organohalogen Compounds 73 , 432  (2011)

150.    De la Torre A, Alonso MA, Martinez MA, Sanz P, Shen L, Reiner EJ, Lailson-Brito J, Torres JPM, Bertozzi C, Marigo J, Barbosa L, Cremer M, Secchi E, Malm O, Eljarrat E, Barcelo D, Dechloranes and Related Compounds in Franciscana Dolphin (Pontoporia Blainvillei) from Southeastern and Southern Coast of Brazil Organohalogen Compounds 73 , 1242  (2011)

149.    Byer JB, Alaee M, Brown RS, Lebeuf M, Backus S, Keir M, Pacepavicius G, Trottier S, Reiner E, Shen L, Hodson PV, Historical Trends in Halogenated FRs in Eels from North America Organohalogen Compounds 73 , 1286 (2011)

148.    S.N. Zhou, E.J. Reiner, C.H, Marvin, P.A. Helm, I.D. Brindle, Liquid chromatography / tandem mass spectrometry for analysis of 1,2-dibromo-4-(1,2-dibromoethyl)cyclohexane (TBECH) and 1,2,5,6- tetrabromocyclooctane (TBCO), Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 25(2), 443 (2011)

147.    S.N. Zhou, E.J. Reiner, C.H, Marvin, P.A. Helm, L. Shen,  I.D. Brindle, Liquid chromatography/atmospheric pressure photoionization tandem mass spectrometry for analysis of Dechloranes, Rapid Communications in Mass Spectrometry 25(2), 436 (2011)

146.    Eric. J. Reiner, “Analysis of Dioxin and Related Compounds” Mass Spectrometry Reviews, 29(4), 526 (2010)

145.    E.J. Reiner, A.R. Boden, T. Chen, K.A. MacPherson, A.M. Muscalu, Advances in the analysis of persistent halogenated organic compounds, LC GC Europe, February, 23(2), 60 (2010)

144.    S.P. Bhavsar; S.B. Gewurtz, P.A. Helm, T.L. Labencki, C.H. Marvin, R. Fletcher, A. Hayton, E.J. Reiner, D. Boyd, Estimating sediment quality thresholds to prevent restrictions on fish consumption: Application to polychlorinated biphenyls and dioxins-furans in the Canadian Great Lakes. Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management, 6(4), 641 (2010)

143.    D.-G., Wang, M. Yang, Q. Meng, H. Qi, E. Sverko, W-L. Ma, W.-F. Li, M. Alaee, E.J. Reiner, L. Shen, An Asia-specific source of dechlorane plus: concentration, isomer profiles, and other related compounds, Environmental Science & Technology, 44, 6608, (2010)

142.    A.M. Muscalu, E.J. Reiner, S.N. Liss, T. Chen,  Determination of polychlorinated biphenyls, organochlorine pesticides, chlorobenzenes in sludge and sediment samples by GC × GC-μECD, International Journal of Environmental Chemistry, 90, 1, (2010)

141.    L. Shen, E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, T.M. Kolic, E. Sverko, P.A. Helm, S. Bhavsar, I.D. Brindle, C.H. Marvin, Identification and Screening Analysis of Halogenated Norbornene Flame Retardants in the Laurentian Great Lakes: Dechloranes 602, 603 and 604, Environmental Science & Technology, 44, 574, (2010)

140.    E. Sverko, E.J. Reiner, G.T. Tomy, R. McCrindle‌,L. Shen, G. Arsenault, D. Zaruk, K.A. MacPherson, C.H. Marvin, P.A. Helm, B.E. McCarry,  Compounds Structurally Related to Dechlorane Plus in Sediment and Biota from Lake Ontario (Canada), Environmental Science & Technology, 44, 760, (2010)

139.    S.B. Gewurtz, S.P. Bhavsar, D.A. Jackson, R. Fletcher, E. Awad, Emily,  R. Moody, E.J. Reiner, Temporal and spatial trends of organochlorines and mercury in fishes from the St. Clair River/Lake St. Clair corridor, Canada Journal of Great Lakes Research 36(1), 100, (2010)

138.    S.N. Zhou, E.J. Reiner, C. Marvin, T. Kolic, N. Riddell, P. Helm, F. Dorman, M. Misselwitz, I.D. Brindle, Liquid chromatography atmospheric pressure photoionization tandem mass spectrometry for analysis of 36 halogenated flame retardants in fish, Journal of Chromatography A, 1217, 633 (2010)

137.    S.N. Zhou, E.J. Reiner, C. Marvin, P. Helm, N. Riddell, F. Dorman, M. Misselwitz, L. Shen, P. Crozier, K MacPherson, I.D. Brindle, Development of liquid chromatography atmospheric pressure chemical ionization tandem mass spectrometry for analysis of halogenated flame retardants in wastewater , Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 396, 1311 (2010)

136.    S. Yang, E.J. Reiner, T.M. Kolic, R. Lega, R.O. Harrison, A Rapid and Simple Cleanup Method for Analysis of Dioxins/Furans, Dioxin-like PCBs, PBDEs and PCNs. Organohalogen Compounds, 72, 1788 (2010)

135.    A. De la Torre, M Concejero, E. Sverko, L. Shen, M.A. Martinez, E. Reiner, M Alaee, Effect of Source Temperature on the ECNI/MS  Spectra of Dechlorane Plus Isomers, Organohalogen Compounds, 72, 1737 (2010)

134.    E.J. Reiner, K. Worrall, P. Hancock, L. Shen, K.A. MacPherson, Analysis of Persistent Halogenated Organcis Using Atmospheric Pressure Gas Chromatography, Organohalogen Compounds, 72, 1273 (2010)

133.    S.B. Gewurtz, B.P. Bhavsar, P.W. Crozier, M.L. Diamond, P.A. Helm, C.H. Marvin, E.J. Reiner, Perfluoroalkyl contaminants in window film: Indoor/outdoor, urban/rural, and winter/summer contamination and assessment of carpet as a possible source, Environmental Science & Technology, 43, 7314 (2009)

132.    J.C. D’eon, P.W. Crozier, V.I. Furdui, E.J. Reiner, E.L. Libelo and S.A. Mabury, Perfliorinated phosphonic acifs in Canadian surface waters and wastewater treatment plant effluents: Discovery of a new class of prefluorinated acids, Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 28(10), 2101 (2009)

131.    Jessica C. D’eon, Patrick W. Crozier, Vasile I. Furdui, Eric J. Reiner, E. Laurence Libelo and Scott A. Mabury, “ Observation of a Commercial Fluorinated Material, the Polyfluoroalkyl Phosphoric Acid Diesters, in Human Sera, Wastewater Treatment Plant Sludge, and Paper Fibers, Environmental Science & Technology, 43, 4589 (2009)

130.    Terry M. Kolic, Li Shen, Karen MacPherson, Laila Fayez, Teresa Gobran, Paul Helm, Chris H. Marvin, Gilles Arsenault and Eric J. Reiner, “The Analysis of Halogenated Flame Retardants by GC-HRMS in Environmental Samples”, Journal of Chromatographic Science, 47, 83 (2009)

129     Sarah B. Gewurtz, Rocsana Lega, Patrick W. Crozier, D. Michael Whittle, Laila Fayez, Eric J. Reiner, Paul A. Helm, Chris H. Marvin, and Gregg T. Tomy, “Changes in Polychlorinated Naphthalene, Dibenzo-p-dioxin, Dibenzofuran, and Dioxin-like PCB concentrations in Lake Ontario Lake Trout (1979-2004) and potential factors influencing their trends”  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 28(5), 921  (2009)

128     Li Shen, Sarah B. Gewurtz, Eric J Reiner, Karen A. MacPherson, Terry M. Kolic, Vin Khurana,  Paul A Helm, E.Todd Howell, Debbie A. Burniston, Ian D. Brindle and Chris H. Marvin, “ Occurrence and Sources of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins, Dibenzofurans and Dioxin-like Polychlorinated Biphenyls in Surficial Sediments of Lakes Superior and Huron, Environmental Pollution, 157(4), 1210 (2009)

127.    L. Shen, S.B. Gewurtz, E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, T.M. Kolic, P.A. Helm, I.D. Brindle, C.H. Marvin, Patterns and sources of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and polychlorinated dibenzofurans in surficial sediments of Lakes Erie and Ontario Environmental Pollution 156(2), 515 (2008)

126.    Furdui, V.I., Helm, P.A., Crozier, P.W., Lucaciu, C., Reiner, E.J., Marvin, C.H., Whittle, D.M., Mabury, S.A., Tomy, G.T., “Temporal trends of perfluoroalkyl compounds with isomer analysis in lake trout from Lake Ontario (1979-2004)” Environmental Science and Technology, 42, 4739 (2008)

125.    S.P. Bhavsar, E.J. Reiner, A. Hayton, R. Fletcher and K. MacPherson, “Converting Toxic Equivalents (TEQ) of dioxins and dioxin-like compounds in fish from one Toxic Equivalency Factor (TEF) scheme to another”, Environment International, 34, 915 (2008)

124.    S.B. Gewurtz, L. Shen, P.A. Helm, J. Waltho,  E.J. Reiner, S. Painter, I.D. Brindle,  and C.H. Marvin, “Spatial distributions of legacy contaminants in sediments of Lakes Huron and Superior” Journal of Great Lakes Research, 34, 153, (2008)

123.    E. Sverko, G.T. Tomy, C.H. Marvin, D. Zaruk, D.; E. Reiner, P.A. Helm, B.Hill, and B.E. McCarry, “Dechlorane Plus Levels in Sediment of the Lower Great Lakes “,Environmental Science & Technology, 42, 361, (2008)

122.    S.P. Bhavsar, E. Awad, R. Fletcher, A. Hayton, K.M. Somers, T. Kolic, K. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, Temporal trends and spatial distribution of dioxins and furans in lake trout or lake whitefish from the Canadian Great Lakes, Chemosphere, 73, S158, (2008)

121.    Vasile I. Furdui, Patrick W. Crozier, Eric J. Reiner and Scott A. Mabury,  “Optimized Trace Level Analysis of Perfluorinated Acids in the Great Lakes Watershed”, Chemosphere, 73,  S24, (2008)

120.    Laila B. Fayez, Eric J. Reiner, Terry M. Kolic, Robert Brunato, Roxanna Lega, Karen A. MacPherson, and Patrick W. Crozier, An Automated Extraction /Sample Preparation Method for the Determination of PCDD/F, DLPCBs, BDEs and PCNs in a Single Analysis, “Organohalogen Compounds, 70, 1296 (2008)

119.    E. Sverko, E. Reiner, C.H. Marvin, D. Zaruk, G Arsenault, B. McCrindle, L. Shen, G.T. Tomy, K. MacPherson and B.E. McCarry, Profiles of Dechlorane Plus and New Related Compounds in a Lake Ontario Sediment Core”, Organohalogen Compounds, 70, 2244 (2008)

118.    S.P. Bhavsar, EJ. Reiner, A. Hayton,  R. Fletcher, K. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, „ Converting TEQ in Fish from One TEF Scheme to Another”, Organohalogen Compounds, 70, 2070 (2008)

117.    D.R. McAlister, M.J. Fern, R. Cariou, P. Marchaud, B. Le Bizic, E. Reiner, Z. Naqvi, S. Herath, D. McNeil, D. Thal and T. Yoder, “Multiple Laboratory Evaluation of the Procept Rapid Dioxin Assay for Inclusion in the US EPA SW-846 Methods Manual”, Organohalogen Compounds, 70, 1247 (2008)

116.    Mehran Alaee, Grazina Pacepavicous, Eric Reiner, Karen MacPherson, Laila Fayez, Teruyuki Nakao and Souchi Ohta, “ Determination of Co-planar Polybrominated-Chlorinated Biphenyls in Fish from the Great Lakes: Preliminary Results and Analytical Challenges, Organohalogen Compounds, 70, 768 (2008)

115.    Sarah B. Gewurtz, Patrick W Crozier, Satyendra P Bhavsar, Miriam L Diamond, Paul A Helm, Chis H. Marvin and Eric J. Reiner, “Perfluoroalkyl Contaminants in Window Film: Urban/Rural, Indoor/Outdoor, and Summer/Winter Gradients”, Organohalogen Compounds, 70, 398 (2008)

114.    Li Shen, Sarah Gewurtz, Eric Reiner, Terry Kolic, Karen MacPherson, Paul Helm, Todd Howell, Debbie Burniston, Ian Brindle and Chris Marvin, “PBDEs in Surfical Sediments of the Great Lakes: Lake Superior, Huron and Michigan”, Organohalogen Compounds, 70, 129 (2008)

113.    S.P. Bhavsar, E.J. Reiner R. Fletcher, SB Gewurtz, PA Helm, CH Marvin, and A Hayton, “Dioxin-like PCB Pattern in Sediments and Comparison with Fish”, Organohalogen Compounds, 70, 118 (2008)

112.    A. Muscalu, E.J. Reiner and S. Liss, “Determination of PCBs, OC Pesticides, Chlorobenzenes in sludge and Sediment Samples”, Organohalogen Compounds, 70, 42 (2008)

111.    Sarah B. Gewurtz, Li Shen, Paul A. Helm, Jasmine Waltho, Eric J. Reiner, Scott Painter, Ian Brindle, and Christopher H. Marvin”, Spatial Distributions of Legacy Contaminants in Sediments of Lakes Huron and Superior, Journal of Great Lakes Research, 33(3), 668 (2007)

110.    Satyendra P. Bhavsar, Rachael  Fletcher,  Alan Hayton, Eric J. Reiner, and Donald A. Jackson,  “Composition of dioxin-like PCBs in fish: An Application for risk assessment, Environmental Science & Technology 41(9), 3016 (2007)

109.    Satyendra P. Bhavsar, Donald A. Jackson, Alan Hayton, Eric J. Reiner, Tony Chen, and John Bodnar “Are PCB levels in fish from the Canadian Great Lakes still declining? Journal of Great Lakes Research 33(3), 592 (2007)

108.    E. Sverko, G.T. Tomy, C.H. Marvin, D. Zaruk, E. Reiner, P.A. Helm, B. Hill, B.E. McCarry, “Isomers of Dechlorane Plus and Newly Identified Compounds in the Lower Great Lakes” Organohalogen Compounds, 69, 239, (2007)

107.    Chris Marvin, Donald Williams, Ken Kuntz, Paul Klawuun, Sean Backus, Terry Kolic, Corina Lucaciu, Karen MacPherson and Eric Reiner,  “Temporal Trends in Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans, Dioxin-like PCBs, and Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in Niagara River Suspended Sediments”   Chemosphere, 67(9), 1808,  (2007)

106.    Vasile I. Furdui, Naomi Stock, D. Michael Whittle, Patrick W. Crozier, Eric J. Reiner, Derek C. G. Muir and Scott A. Mabury,  “Spatial Distribution of Perfluoroalkyl Contaminants in Lake Trout from the Great Lakes” Environmental Science and Technology, 41(5) 1554, (2007)

105.    S.P. Bhavsar, A. Hayton, E.J. Reiner, D.A. Jackson,   Estimating dioxin-like PCB related Toxic Equivalents (TEQ) from total-PCB measurements in fish, Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 26(8) 1622, (2007)

104     L. Shen, S.B. Gewurtz, E. Reiner, T. Kolic, K. MacPherson, P Helm, T. Howell, D. Burniston, I. Brindle, C. Marvin C, “PCDD/Fs, Dioxin-Like PCBs, PBDEs in Surficial Sediments of Lakes Superior and Huron”,  Organohalogen Compounds, 69, 251, (2007)

103.    S.B. Gewurtz, R. Lega R,  P. Crozier, E.  Reiner, G. Tomy, M. Whittle, C. Marvin, and P. Helm, “temporal trends of polychlorinated naphthalenes, polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and dibenzofurans, and dioxin-like polychlorinated biphenyls in lake ontario lake trout (1974-2004)” ”,  Organohalogen Compounds, 69, 347 (2007)

102     A. Muscalu, E.J. Reiner, T. Chen, and S. Liss, “Determination of PCBs, OC Pesticides, Chlorobenzenes, and PCNs Using GCXGC-ECD” Organohalogen Compounds, 69,1142, (2007)

101.    G.B Gewurtz, P. Crozier, S.P. Bhavsar, M.L. Diamond, P.A. Helm, C. Marvin, and E. Reiner, “Perfluoroalkyl Contaminants in Indoor Window Film Before and After a Carpet Installation.”  Organohalogen Compounds, 69, 1005, (2007)

100.    J. Cochran, F. Dorman, G. Stidsen, S. Reese, K. MacPherson, T. Kolic, E. Reiner, J. Ryan, J. Bradley, D. Craig, and B. Priest, “Retention Time Profiling for all 136 Tetra- through Octachlorinated Dioxins and Furans on a Unique, Low-Bleed, Thermally-Stable Gas Chromatography Column”,  Organohalogen Compounds, 69, 477 (2007)

99.       J. Cochran, F. Dorman, G. Stidsen, S. Reese, K. MacPherson, T. Kolic, E. Reiner, J. Ryan, J. Bradley, D. Craig, and B. Priest, “Retention and Co-elutions for all 136 Tetra- through Octachlorinated Dioxins and Furans on a Unique, Low-Bleed, Thermally-Stable Gas Chromatography Column”,  Organohalogen Compounds, 69, 1146, (2007)

98.       Eric J. Reiner, Ray E. Clement, Allan B. Okey and Chris H. Marvin, “Advances in the Analysis of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins, Dibenzofurans and Dioxin-like Polychlorinated Biphenyls in Environmental Samples” Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry, 386, 791 (2006).

97.       Debbie Burnisten, Vasile Furdui, Alice Dove, Sean Backus, Eric Reiner and John Kraft, “Perfluouroalkyl Compounds in Surfical Sediments from the Canadian Great Lake Tributaries”, Organohalogen Compounds, 68, 2031, (2006)

96.       S.B. Gewurtz, S.P. Bhavsar, L. Shen, C.H. Marvin, E. Reiner, A. Dove, A. Hayton. T. Chen, and P.A. Helm, “PCB and PAH Fugacities in Sediments, Water and Lake Trout or Rainbow Trout at Multiple Sites Throughout the Laurentian Great Lakes Basin, Organohalogen Compounds, 68, 1055, (2006)

95.       L. Shen, S. Gewurtz, T. Kolic, K. MacPherson, E. Reiner, P. Helm, I Brindle and C. Marvin, Polybrominated Diphenylethers in Lake Huron Sediments“, Organohalogen Compounds, 68, 1835, (2006)

94.       Daisuke Ueno, Chris Marvin, Derek C.G. Muir, Gordia MacInnis, Patrick W. Crozier, Eric J. Reiner, Vasile I. Furdui, Shinsuke Tanabe, Annamalai Subramanian, Gilberto Fillmann, Paul K.S. Lam, Gene J. Zheng, Muswerry Muchtar, Hamidah Razak, Maricar Prudente,  Kyu-Hyuck Chung, and Mehran Alaee, “Global Pollution Monitoring of Hexabromocyclododecanes (HBCDs) Using Skipjack Tuna as a Bioindicator, Journal of Environmental Pollution, 144, 238 (2006)

93.       A. Konstantinov, G. Arsenault, B. Chittim, K. MacPherson, A. McAlees, R. McCrindle, D. Potter, E.J. Reiner, C. Tashiro and B. Yeo, “Characterization of Mass-Labeled [13C14]-Decabromodiphenylethane and its use as a Surrogate Standard in the Analysis of Sewage Sludge Samples”, Chemosphere 64, 245 (2006)

92.       V. Furdui, P. Crozier, E. Reiner and S.A.  Mabury, “Direct Measurement Of Perfluoroalkylated Surfactants In Great Lakes Water Samples, Organohalogen Compounds, 67, 211, (2005)

91.       P.W. Crozier, V.I. Furdui, C.M. Lucaciu, N.L. Stock, S.A.Mabury and E.J.Reiner, “Determination Of Perfluorinated Alkyl Substances (PFAS) In Sewage Treatment Plant Effluents And Biosolids By Liquid Chromatography – Tandem Mass Spectrometry”, Organohalogen Compounds, 67, 232, (2005).

90.       C. Lucaciu, V.I. Furdui, P.W. Crozier, E.J. Reiner, C.H. Marvin, F. Wania and S.A. Mabury, “Temporal Study of Perfluorinated Alkyl Surfactants in Niagara River Sediments (1980-2002)”, Organohalogen Compounds, 67, 764, (2005)

89.       A. Boden and E.J. Reiner, “Development of a Comprehensive Multi-Dimensional GC Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometric Method for the Simultaneous Determination of Substituted Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds, PCBs, Organochlorine Pesticides, PCDDs and PCDFs in Environmental Matrices”, Organohalogen Compounds, 67, 199, (2005).

88.       C. Lo, S. Dermicheva and E.J. Reiner, “Preliminary Studies of Immunoassay for Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins and Polychlorinated Dibenzofurans (PCDD/Fs)”, Organohalogen Compounds, 67, 23, (2005)

87.       A. Britten , K. Naikwadi and E.J. Reiner, “Application of Isomer Specific LC-50 GC Capillary Column for Fast Analysis of 2,3,7,8-Substituted Chlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins”, Organohalogen Compounds, 67, 164, (2005)

86.       D. Ueno, M. Alaee, C. Marvin, D.C.G. Muir, G. Macinnis, E. Reiner, V.I. Furdui, P. Crozier, A. Subramanian, G. Fillmann, P. Lam, G.J. Zheng, M. Muchtar, H. Razak, M. Prudente, K. Chung and S. Tanabe, “Global monitoring of hexabromocyclododecane (HBCD) and other organochlorines using skipjack tuna, Organohalogen Compounds, 67, 1327, (2005)

85.       J. Cochran, F.L. Dorman, E. Reiner, T. Kolic and K. MacPherson, “Using Classifications and Mass Spectral Filtering to Process and View GCxGC-TOFMS Data for Environmental Samples”, Organohalogen Compounds, 67, 179, (2005)

84.       L. Fayez, R. Brunato and E. Reiner, “Comparison of Manual and Automated Extraction and Clean-up of PCDDs, PCDFs and DLPCBs in Fish Tissue”, Organohalogen Compounds, 67, 565, (2005)

83.       T. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, T. Ho and S. Kleywegt, “Sewage Treatment Processing: An Investigation of Brominated Dipheny Ether Levels”, Organohalogen Compounds, 67, 308, (2005)

82.       K. Naikwadi, A. Britten and E.J. Reiner  “Development and Application of Isomer Specific GC Capillary Columns for PAH and PCDD Analysis”, Organohalogen Compounds, 67, 404,  (2005)

81.       T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, T. Ho, and S. Kleywegt,  “Sewage Treatment Processing: An Investigation of Brominated Diphenylether Levels” Proceedings of the BFR 2005 Workshop, Washington, DC, (2005)

80.       A.R. Boden, and E.J. Reiner, “Development of an Isotope-Dilution Gas Chromatographic-Mass Spectrometric Method for the Analysis of Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds in Environmental Matrices,”  Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds, 24: 309, (2004)

79.       J.F. Focant, E.J. Reiner, K. MacPherson, T. Kolic, A. Sjodin, D.G. Patterson Jr., S.L. Reese, F. L. Dorman, J. Cochran; “ Measurement of PCDD, PCDFs, and non-ortho-PCBs by Comprehensive Multidimensional Gas Chromatography-Isotope Dilution Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry (GcxGC-IDTOFMS)” Talanta  63, 1231,  (2004)

78.       T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, T. Ho, S. Kleywegt, M. Payne, and M. Alaee; “Paper Biosolids and Manure: An Investigative Approach Regarding Levels of Brominated Diphenyl Ethers”, Published in the Proceeding of  the 3rd International Brominated Flame Retardant Workshop, Toronto, (2004)

77.       A. Konstantinov, B. Chittim, T. Kolic, A. McAlees, K. MacPherson, R. McCrindle, E. Reiner, D. Potter, C. Tashiro and B. Yeo; “ Native and Mass Labeled [13C14]-Decabromodiphenylethane (DBDPE).  Characterization and Use in Determination of DBDPE in Sewage Sludge”.  Organohalogen Compounds, 66, 3793, (2004)

76.       C. Marvin, D. Williams, K. Kuntz, E. Reiner, T. Kolic, C. Lucaciu, and K. MacPherson; “ Temporal Trends in Polychlorinated Dioxins and Furans, Dioxin-like PCBs and Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in Niagara River Suspended Sediments”.   Organohalogen Compounds, 66, 1390, (2004)

75.       T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, T. Ho, S. Kleywegt, A. Dove, and C. Marvin; “ Brominated Diphenyl Ether Levels : A Comparison of Tributary Sediments versus Biosolid Material”.   Organohalogen Compounds, 66, 3830, (2004)

74.       C. M. Lucaciu, L. Fayez, E.J. Reiner, T.M. Kolic, A.R. Boden, K.A. MacPherson, P.W. Crozier, F. Wania and R. Emerson; “ Comparison of Dioxin-like PCBs in Passive Air and Vegetation Samples Surrounding a Metal Reclamation Incinerator”.   Organohalogen Compounds, 66, 153, (2004)

73.       E. Reiner, A. Boden, K. MacPherson, T. Kolic, F. Dorman, J. Cochran; “Chromatographic Enhancement Techniques for the Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants in Environmental Samples”.   Organohalogen Compounds, 66, 839, (2004)

72        J. Cochran, J.-F. Focant, A. Sjodin, D. Patterson, Jr., E. Reiner, K. MacPherson, T. Kolic, F. Dorman, Shawn Reese; “GCxGC-TOFMS of Chlorinated Dioxins and Furans in Environmental Samples”.   Organohalogen Compounds, 66, 846, (2004)

71.       F. Dorman, S. Reese, E. Reiner, K. MacPherson, J. Focant, J. Cochran; “Improved Separation and Quantification of Dioxin and Furan Congeners Using Novel Low-Bleed Capillary Gas Chromatography Columns and Mass Spectrometry”.   Organohalogen Compounds, 66, 834, (2004)

69.       E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, and T.M. Kolic; “Advances in Chromatography for the Analysis of Brominated Flame Retardants and other POPs”. Published in American Society for Mass Spectrometry Proceedings, May 2004, Nashville, USA

68.       G.Luthe, Pim E.G. Leonards, T.Kolic, E.Reiner, Karen A. MacPherson, Huiling Liu, and Jon E. Johansen; “ Study of the retention behaviour of monofluorinated analogues of Polybrominated Diphenylethers (F-PBDEs) in gas chromatography”. Published in the Proceeding of  the 3rd International Brominated Flame Retardant Workshop, Toronto, (2004)

67.       T.M. Kolic , K.A. MacPherson , E.J. Reiner , T. Ho, “Levels of Polychlorinated Dioxins and Furans, Dioxin-like PCBs and Brominated Diphenylethers in Biosolids”,  Organohalogen Compounds, 61, 175, (2003)

66.       K.A.MacPherson , E.J.Reiner , T.K.Kolic , Frank L. Dorman “Practical Applications of Dual Column Chromatography for the Analysis of Dioxin-like and Persistent Organic Pollutants”, Organohalogen Compounds, 60, 367, (2003)

65.       Adrienne R. Boden , Karen A. MacPherson , Eric J. Reiner “Method Enhancement Techniques for the Analysis of Dioxin-like Compounds in Environmental Samples”, Organohalogen Compounds, 60, 399, (2003)

64.       Chris Marvin , Mehran Alaee , Gordia MacInnis , Gary Stern , Eric Reiner , Terry Kolic , Karen MacPherson , Gregg Tomy , Scott Painter , Derek Muir

“New and Emerging Persistent Organic Pollutants in Sediments of the Great Lakes and Associated areas of Concern”, Organohalogen Compounds, 62, 21, (2003)

63.       T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, T. Ho,  S. Kleywegt, M. Payne and M. Alaee, “Investigation of Brominated Diphenyl Ethers in Various Land Applied Materials”, Proceedings of the 5th Annual Workshop of Brominated Flame Retardants Workshop in the Environment, Boston, MA, August, 39, (2003)

62.       Jack Cochran, Frank L. Dorman, Eric Reiner, Terry Kolic and Karen MacPherson, “GC-TOFMS and GcxGC-TOFMS of PBDEs”, Proceedings of the 5th Annual Workshop of Brominated Flame Retardants Workshop in the Environment, Boston, MA, August, 85, (2003)

61.       Marvin, Christopher H, Charlton, Murray N, Stern, Gary A, Braekevelt, Eric, Reiner, Eric J, and Painter, Scott,Spatial and Temporal Trends in Sediment Contamination in Lake Ontario”, J. Great Lakes Res. 29(2):317, (2003)

60.       Ray Clement, Adrienne Boden and Eric Reiner, “Isotope Dilution – More than Just Dioxins”  The Standard, 9(1), 1, (2003)

59.       E.J. Reiner, T.M. Kolic, A.R. Boden , K.A. MacPherson, D. Morse, L. Fayez and R. Emerson  “Analysis of Dioxin-Like PCBs in Vegetation Samples Surrounding a Metal Reclamation Incinerator”, Organohalogen Compounds, 58, 449,  (2002)

58.       E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, A.R. Boden, F.L. Dorman, C. English, M. Alaee and T.M. Kolic ,  “Gas Chromatographic Analysis of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers Using a Carborane Stablized GC Column”, Organohalogen Compounds, 55, 115, (2002)

57.       A.R. Boden, G.E Ladwig and E.J. Reiner; “Analysis of Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds Using Micorbore Columns”,  Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds, 22, 301, (2002)

56.       C. Marvin, G. Stern, E. Reiner, K. MacPherson, T. Kolic, E. Braekevelt and S. Painter, “Spatial and Temporal Trends in Persistent Organic Pollutants in Lake Ontario Sediments”, Organohalogen Compounds, 56, 453, (2002)

55.       C. Robinson, M. Alaee,  I. D’Sa, A. Newton, R. Rao, K. MacPherson and E. Reiner, “Rapid Analysis of Polybrominated Diphenylethers Using Simultaneous Dual Column Gas Chromatography – High Resolution Mass Spectrometry”, Organohalogen Compounds, 55, 119, (2002)

54.       C.H. Marvin, E.T. Howell, T.M. Kolic and E.J. Reiner. “Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-Dioxins and Dibenzofurans and Dioxin-like Polychlorinated Sediments and Mussels at Three Sites in the Lower Great Lakes.  Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry, 28(3), 437, (2002)

53.       C.H. Marvin, M. Alaee, S. Painter, M.N. Charlton, P. Kauss, T. Kolic, K. MacPherson, D. Takeuchi and E.J. Reiner  “Persistent Organic Pollutants in Detroit River Suspended Sediments: Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans, Dioxin-like Polychlorinated Biphenyls and Polychlorinated Naphthalenes”, Chemosphere, 49, 111, (2002)

52          C.H. Marvin, M.N. Charlton, E.J. Reiner, G.A. Stern, E. Braekevelt, J.F. Estenik, P.A. Thiessen and S. Painter; “Surficial Sediment Contamination in Lakes Erie and Ontario: A Comparative Analysis”. Journal of Great Lakes Research”, 21, 1908, (2002)

51.       S.S. Selliah, S. Cussion, K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner and D. Toner; “Development of a Reference Material for Routine Performance Monitoring of Methods Measuring Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins, Polychlorinated Dibenzofurans and Dioxin-Like Polychlorinated Biphenyls”, Fresenius J. Anal. Chem, 370, 208, (2001)

50.       K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, and T.M. Kolic “Dual Microbore Column GC/HRMS Analysis of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins (PCDDs), Polychlorinated Dibenzofurans (PCDFs) and Dioxin-Like Polychlorinated Biphenyls (DLPCBs)” Organohalogen Compounds, 50, 40 (2001)

49.       T.M. Kolic, E.J. Reiner, and K.A. MacPherson “An Investigation of Aroclor mixtures and their Dioxin-Like  PCB (DLPCB) Congener Contributions” Organohalogen Compounds, 50, 272, (2001)

48.       C. Marvin, M. Alaee, S. Painter, M. Charlton, P. Kauss, T. Kolic, D. Takeuchi and E.Reiner; “Persistent Organic Pollutants Associated with Suspended Sediments in the Western Lake Erie and Detroit River Corridor”, Organohalogen Compounds, 51, 195, (2001)

47.       E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, R. Brunato, T. Chen, M.A. Bogard, A.R. Boden and G. Ladwig, “Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Using Microbore Columns”, Organohalogen Compounds, 45, 17, (2000)

46.       S. Selliah, S. Cussion, E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, T.M. Kolic, D. Toner and B. Chittim, “A Reference Material for Routine Performance Monitoring of Methods Measuring Dioxin-like Compounds in Solid Matrices”, Organohalogen Compounds, 45, 156, (2000)

45.       K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, T.M. Kolic and V. Khurana, “An Investigation of Reference Materials for Brominated Flame Retardants”,  Organohalogen Compounds, 47, 222, (2000)

44.       T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, T. Gobran and A. Hayton, “Comparison of TEQ Contributions from Chlorinated Dioxins, Furans, and Dioxin-like PCBs in Great Lakes Fish” Organohalogen Compounds, 46, 562, (2000)

43.       F.L. Dorman, C.M. English, E.J. Reiner and K.A. MacPherson, “Design of New Gas Chromatographic Column and Stationary Phase for Dioxin Analysis Using a Novel Computer Modeling Technique”, Organohalogen Compounds, 45, 153, (2000)

42.       W. Leeman, D.P.Y. Chang, E.J. Reiner, T. M Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, and P. Ouchida, “Past and Present Contribution of Leaded Gasoline Combustion to the Global Dioxin Budget” Organohalogen Compounds, 46, 338, (2000)

41.       R.E. March, M. Splendore, E.J. Reiner, R.S. Mercer, J.B. Plombley, D.S. Waddell, and K.A MacPherson; “A Comparison of Three Mass Spectrometric Methods for the Determination of Dioxins/Furans”, Int. J. Mass Spectrom. 197, 283, (2000)

40.       C.H. Marvin, E.T. Howell, and E.J. Reiner; “Polychlorinated Dioxins and Furans in Sediments at a Site Colonized by Dreissena in Western Lake Ontario, Canada”, Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 19 (2), 344, (2000)

39.       E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, R. Brunato, T. Chen, M.A. Bogard, A.R. Boden, G. Ladwig and F.L. Dorman; “Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) by GC/MS using Microbore and Analyte Specific Columns”  Proceedings of the Third Biennial International Conference on Chemical Measurement and Monitoring of the Environment, EnviroAnalysis ‘00, Ottawa, 19 (2000)

38.      S. Cussion, S. Selliah, E. Reiner and D. Toner; “Development of a Reference Material (LSBRM9801) for Routine Performance Monitoring of Methods Measuring Polynuclear Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Soil Matricies” Proceedings of the Third Biennial International Conference on Chemical Measurement and  Monitoring of the Environment, EnviroAnalysis ‘00, Ottawa, 367  (2000)

37.      F.L. Dorman, C.M. English, E.J. Reiner, K. MacPherson and M.J. Feeney; “Design of New Gas Chromatographic Capillary Column Stationary Phases Using Computer Modelling”, Proceedings of the Third Biennial International Conference on Chemical Measurement and Monitoring of the Environment, EnviroAnalysis ‘00, Ottawa, 219 (2000)

36.       K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, T. Chen, R. Brunato and M.A. Bogard, “Optimization of Gas Chromatographic Parameters for Reduced Analysis Times of Chlorinated Organic Compounds” Organohalogen Compounds; 40, 19, (1999)

35.       K.A. MacPherson, T.M. Kolic, V. Khurana, E.J. Reiner, B.G. Chittim, C.H.M. Tashiro and D.W. Potter, “A Method for Congener Specific Determination of Dioxin-like PCBs in Biota and Soil/Sediments”, Organohalogen Compounds; 40, 193, (1999)

34.       E.J. Reiner, T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, V. Khurana and R. Brunato, “Dioxins and Toxic Organcis - Data Quality Objectives and Method Selection”, Proceedings of the Second Biennial International Conference on Chemical Measurement and Monitoring of the Environment, EnviroAnalysis ‘98, Ottawa, 473 (1998)

33.       T.M. Kolic, E.J. Reiner and K.A. MacPherson, “Chlorinated Dioxins/Furans TEQ Concentrations in Biota Samples: A Comparison of Immunoassay versus GC/HRMS”, Proceedings of the Second Biennial International Conference on Chemical Measurement and Monitoring of the Environment, EnviroAnalysis ‘98, Ottawa, 259 (1998)

32.       R. Brunato, E. Reiner and T. Chen, “A Fast GC Congener Specific Method for the Analysis of PCBs in Environmental Samples”, Proceedings of the Second Biennial International Conference on Chemical Measurement and Monitoring of the Environment, EnviroAnalysis ‘98, Ottawa, 209 (1998)

31.       K.A. MacPherson and E.J. Reiner, “Optimization of GC Capabilities for Improved Analysis of PCDDs and PCDFs” Proceedings of the Second Biennial International Conference on Chemical Measurement and Monitoring of the Environment, EnviroAnalysis ‘98, Ottawa, 97 (1998)

30.       Ray Clement and Eric Reiner, “Femtograms or Phantomgrams?  An Analytical View of the Organochlorine Issue”, Canadian Chemical News; 49 (8), 26, (1997)

29.       C. Tashiro, D.W. Potter, B.R. Yeo, B.J. Sharratt, C.J. Harrison, F.J. Campbell, B.J. Chittim, E. Reiner, K. MacPherson and T. Kolic, “Congener Specific PCB Analysis by HRGC/HRMS: Reference Materials”, Organohalogen Compounds; 31, 56 (1997)

28.       M. Splendore, R.E. March, E.J. Reiner, D.S. Waddell and K.A. MacPherson, “A Comparison of Three Mass Spectrometric Methods for the Determination of Dioxins”,  Proceedings of the 45th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, Palm Springs FL, 193, (1997)

27.       L. Birnbaum, R. Clement, H. Fiedler, O.Hutzinger, E. Reiner and S.Safe, Editors: “Chlorinated Dioxins, PCBs and Related Compounds 1995", Proceedings of the International Conference on Chlorinated Dioxins and Related Compounds, Edmonton, August, 1995, Chemosphere 34 (5-7) (1997)

26.       Eric J. Reiner and Ray Clement, “From Stack Testing to Final Report: Getting it Right” Proceedings of the 90th Annual Air & Waste Management Association Annual Meeting & Exhibition, Toronto, Canada, June, (1997)

25.       R.E. Clement, B. Birmingham, E. Reiner and D. Waddell, Dioxin”95 - Conference Report: 15th International Symposium on Chlorinated Dioxins and Related Compounds, Environ. Sci. & Pollut.; Res. 3 59 (1996)

24.       K.Z. Taylor, D.S. Waddell, E.J. Reiner and K.A. MacPherson, “Direct Elution of Solid Phase Extraction Disks for the Analysis of Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Effluent Samples”; Anal. Chem. 67, 1186 (1995)

23.       E.J. Reiner, W.I Gizyn, V. Khurana, T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, D.S. Waddell, R.W. Bell and R.J. Schreiber Jr. “Environmental Impact of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans from a Cement Kiln”; Organohalogen Compounds, 23, 419, (1995)

22.       E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, T.M. Kolic, A. Hayton, and R.E. Clement, “Characteristic Levels of Chlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Fish from Ontario Great Lakes”; Organohalogen Compounds 24, 379, (1995)

21.       K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, K.Z. Taylor and  D.S. Waddell, “A Comparison of Relative Response Factors for Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans Using Triple Quadrupole and High Resolution Mass Spectrometry”; Organohalogen Compounds 23, 99, (1995)

20.       T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner and W.I. McIlveen, Norwegian Spruce Needles: “A Monitoring Technique for PCDD/Fs During and After a Tire Fire”;  Organohalogen Compounds 24, 195, (1995)

19.       V.Y. Taguchi, S.W.D. Jenkins, D.T.Wang, J.P. Palmentier, and E.J. Reiner, “Determination of N-nitrosodimethylamine by Isotope Dilution High Resolution Mass Spectrometry”; Can.J. Appl. Spectrosc., 39(3), 87 (1994)

18.       R.E. Clement, C. Tashiro, E.J. Reiner, P. Steer, M. Lusis and T. Dan, “Comparison of High and Low Resolution Mass Spectrometer Performance in an Ambient Air Round Robin Study”; Organohalogen Compounds, 8, 31, (1992)

17.       V.Y. Taguchi, E.J. Reiner, D.T. Wang, J.P. Palmentier and SWD Jenkins, “A Study of Chemical Interferences in the Analysis of N-Nitrosodimentylamine in Environmental Samples”, Proceedings of the Technology Transfer Conference, Environment Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, 1, 720 (1991)

16.       T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner and T.S. Thompson, “An Automated High Performance Liquid Chromatographic Cleanup Procedure for the Determination of Chlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans”, Proceedings of the Technology Transfer Conference, Environment Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, 1, 715, (1991)

15.       Eric J. Reiner, David H. Schellenberg and Vince Y. Taguchi, "Environmental Applications for the Analysis of Polychlorinated Dibenzo‑p‑dioxins and Dibenzofurans using Mass spectrometry / Mass spectrometry", Environ. Sci. Technol., 25(1), 110, (1991)

14.       E.J. Reiner, D.H. Schellenberg, V.Y. Taguchi, R.S. Mercer, J.A. Townsend, T.S. Thompson and R.E. Clement, " Application of Tandem Quadrupole Mass Spectrometry for the Ultra‑trace Determination of Polychlorinated Dibenzo‑p‑dioxins and Dibenzofurans" , Chemosphere, 20(10‑12), 1385, (1990)

13.       A. Hayton, D. Hollinger, C. Tashiro and E. Reiner, "Biological Monitoring of Chlorinated dibenzo‑p‑dioxins in the Rainy River Using Introduced Mussels (Elliptio Complanata)", Chemosphere, 20(10 ‑12), 1687, (1990)

12.       P. Steer, C. Tashiro, R. Clement, M. Lusis and E. Reiner, "Ambient Air Sampling of Chlorinated Dibenzo‑p‑ dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Ontario: Preliminary Results", Chemosphere, 20(10‑12), 1431, (1990)

11.       Eric J. Reiner, Alex G. Harrison and Richard D. Bowen, "Collision‑Induced Dissociation Mass Spectra of Protonated Alkyl Amines", Can. J. Chem. 67(12), 2081, (1989)

10.       R.E. Clement, C. Tashiro, S. Suter, E. Reiner and D. Hollinger, "Chlorinated Dibenzo‑p‑dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Effluents and Sludges from Pulp and Paper Mills", Chemosphere, 18(1‑6), 1189, (1989)

9.        D.M.A. McCurvin, R.E. Clement, V.Y. Taguchi, E.J. Reiner, D.H. Schellenberg and B.A. Bobbie, "A Comparison of the Capabilities of Mass Spectral Techniques for the Detection of Chlorinated Dibenzo‑p‑dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Environmental Samples", Chemosphere, 19(1‑6), 205, (1989)

8.        R.E. Clement, S.A. Suter, E. Reiner and D. McCurvin, "Concentrations of Chlorinated Dibenzo‑p‑dioxins in Effluents and Centrifuged Particulates from Ontario Pulp and Paper Mills", Chemosphere, 19(1‑6), 649, (1989)

7.        V.Y. Taguchi, E.J. Reiner, D.T. Wang, O. Meresz and B. Hallas, "High Resolution Mass Spectrometric Determination of Polychlorinated dibenzo‑p‑dioxins and dibenzofurans using an Alternative Lockmass System", Anal. Chem., 60, 1429,  (1988)

6.        R.D. Bowen, A.G. Harrison and E.J. Reiner, "Ion‑dipole Complexes in the Unimolecular Reactions of Isolated Organic Ions.  Effect of N‑methylation on Olefin and Amine Loss from Protonated Aliphatic Amines", J. Chem. Soc. Perkin Trans. 2, 1009 (1988)

5.        D.H. Schellenberg, B.A. Bobbie, E.J. Reiner and V.Y. Taguchi, "Protocol for the Detection of Low to Sub‑picogram Quantities of Chlorinated Dioxin and Furans by Tandem Quadrupole Mass Spectrometry"  Rapid Comm. Mass Spectrom. 1(7/8), 111, (1987)

4.        E.J. Reiner, R.A. Poirier, M.R. Peterson, I.G. Csizmadia and A.G. Harrison, " Unimolecular Fragmentation of Some Gaseous Protonated Amines", Can. J. Chem., 64(8), 1652, (1986)

3.        A.G. Harrison, R.S. Mercer, E.J. Reiner, A.B. Young, R.K. Boyd, R.E. March and C.J. Porter, "A Hybrid BEQQ Mass Spectrometer for Studies in Gaseous Ion Chemistry", Int. J. Mass Spectrom. Ion Processes, 74(1), 13, (1986)

2.        E.J. Reiner and A.G. Harrison, "Energy Redistribution Following Proton Transfer Chemical Ionization Mass Spectrometry", Org. Mass Spectrom., 19 343, (1984)

1.        E.J. Reiner and A.G. Harrison, "Energy Dependence of the Fragmentation of Haloanisole Molecular Ions", Int. J. Mass Spectrom. Ion Processes, 58, 97 (1984)

Book Chapters

4.        F.L. Dorman and E.J. Reiner, Emerging and Persistent Environmental Compound Analysis, Chapter 28, pp 647-677, in Gas Chromatography, Poole, C.F. Ed, Elsevier, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. (2012)

3.        R. Clement and E.J. Reiner, Analysis of persistent halogenated compounds:  chlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins and dibenzofurans. Chapter 15, pp 329-352In: Comprehensive Environmental Mass Spectrometry. Lebedev, A.T.,  ILM Publications, St Albans, UK. (2012)

2.        R.E. Clement and E.J. Reiner, "Mass Spectrometric Detectors"; in: Detectors in Capillary Chromatography; Chapter 13; H. Hill and D. McMinn Eds.; Wiley, New York, (1992)

1.        Eric J. Reiner and Ray E. Clement, "The Mass Spectrometer as a Gas Chromatograph detector"; Chapt. 4, in: Gas Chromatography: Biomedical, Biochemical and Clinical Applications, R.E. Clement Ed.; Wiley Interscience, New York, (1990)

Courses (Guest Lecturer)

2011               Introduction to Mass Spectrometry, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, China, May 2011

2010               Environmental Analysis, Mass Spectrometry, QA/QC section of University of Toronto Environmental Chemistry Course - 1401

2005-2008       Environmental Applications section of University of Toronto Course 410/1410 Analytical Environmental Chemistry

Invited Seminars/Presentations

35.      A. Muscalu, E.J. Reiner, T. Chen, A.R. Boden, “Determination of PCBs, OC pesticides, Cholrobenzenes and Screening of other Halogenated Organics in Environmental Samples by GCxGC-ECD, Third International Symposium on Persistent Toxic Substances, Harbin, China,  May 2011

34.      E.J. Reiner and S.N. Zhou, The Analysis of Halogenated Flame Retardants in Environmental Samples by LC-MS/MS, Third International Symposium on Persistent Toxic Substances, Harbin, China,  May 2011

33.      E.J. Reiner and 16 co-authors, Advances in Chromatography for the Analysis of Persistent Organic Compounds, China Pops Forum 2011 & 6th National Symposium on Persistent Organic Pollutants, Harbin, China, May 2011

32.      L. Shen, E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, T.M. Kolic, P. Helm, C.H. Marvin, Identification and Analysis of Dechlorane Flame Retardants in the Great Lakes, 6th Thermo Symposium on Recent Advances in POPs Analysis, Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON, April 2011

31.      E.J. Reiner and 16 co-authors, Advances in Chromatography for the Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants, National Water Research Institute,  Canada Centre for Inland Waters, Burlington, ON, January 8, 2011

30.      E.J. Reiner and 16 co-authors, Advances in Chromatography for the Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants, University of Guelph, Lab Services Division,  Guelph, ON, January 7, 2011

29. E.J. Reiner and 16 co-authors, Advances in Chromatography for the Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants, Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Lab Services Branch, Toronto, ON, January 6, 2011

28.      E.J. Reiner and 14 co-authors, Advances in Chromatography for the Analysis of Persistent Halogenated Organics, MAXXAM Award Address - Canadian Society for Chemistry Conference, Toronto, June 2010

27.       E.J. Reiner and 16 co-authors, Advances in Chromatography for the Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants,  Waters Users Group meeting, 30th International Symposium on Halogenated Organic Pollutants and Persistent Organic Pollutants (Dioxin 2010), San Antonio, TX, August, 2010

26.      E.J. Reiner and 14 co-authors, Advances in Chromatography for the Analysis of Persistent Halogenated Organics, Canadian Council of Independent Laboratories (CCIL), Toronto,  April 2010

25.      E,J, Reiner and 12 co-authors, The Analysis of Halogenated Flame Retardants in Environmental Samples by LC-MS/MS, Calibration and Validation Group (CVG), LC-MS Users Group Meeting Toronto, March, 2010

24.      E,J, Reiner and 12 co-authors, The Analysis of Halogenated Flame Retardants in Environmental Samples by LC-MS/MS, 4th International Workshop on Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry, Barcelona, Spain, February, 2010

23.      E.J. Reiner and 16 co-authors, Advances in Chromatography for the Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants,  Thermo Users Group meeting, 29th International Symposium on Halogenated Organic Pollutants and Persistent Organic Pollutants (Dioxin 2009), Beijing, China, August, 2009

22.      E.J. Reiner, A. Muscalu,  A.R. Boden, K. MacPherson T. Kolic, T. Chen, Advances in Chromatography for the Analysis of Persistent Halogenated Organics, 6th International GCxGC Symposium, Portland Oregon, May 2009

21.       E.J. Reiner, K. MacPherson, A.R. Boden, A. Muscalu,.T. Kolic, T. Chen, R. Brunato and G. Ladwig,  Advances in the Chromatography for the Analysis of Persistent Halogenated Organics, 5th Persistent Toxic Substances meeting Beijing, China, September 2008

20.       E.J. Reiner and P.A. Helm, “Analysis and Monitoring of Current Use Halogenated Persistent Organic Pollutants”, Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Best in Science Seminar Series, Toronto, August, 2008

19.       E.J. Reiner, K. MacPherson, A.R. Boden, A. Muscalu,.T. Kolic, T. Chen, R. Brunato and G. Ladwig,  Advances in the Chromatography for the Analysis of Persistent Halogenated Compounds – Smiths Detection Award Address, 54th International Conference on Analytical Sciences and Spectroscopy, Montreal, Quebec, August, 2008

18.      E.J. Reiner, V.I. Furdui and P.W. Crozier, “Challenges in the Analysis of Perfluorinates in Environmental Samples, 4th International Workshop on Liquid Chromatography Mass Spectrometry, Barcelona, Spain, February, 2008

17.      E.J. Reiner, A.R. Boden, A. Muscalu and K.A. MacPherson, ”Multidimensional Techniques for the Analysis of Persistent Halogenated Compounds, CISC, Institute for Organic Chemistry,  Madrid, Spain, February, 2008

16.      E.J. Reiner, A.R. Boden, A. Muscalu and K.A. MacPherson, “Chromatographic Enhancement Techniques for the Analysis of Persistent or Organic Pollutants in Environmental Samples” Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Best in Science Seminar Series, Toronto, August, 2007

15.       E.J. Reiner, A.R. Boden, A. Muscalu and K.A. MacPherson, ”Multidimensional Techniques for the Analysis of Halogenated Organics EnviroAnalysis 2007, Wellington New Zealand, February, 2007

14.       E.J. Reiner, T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, S. Selliah and R. Farag, Results of an Interlaboratory Study and Method Validation for the Analysis of Dioxin-Like PCBs in Water and Wastewater Samples by GC-HRMS – ISO TC147 meeting, Cape Town, South Africa, October, 2006

13.       E.J. Reiner, Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants in Environmental Samples: Analytical Challenges, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR),  Pretoria, South Africa, October, 2006

12.       E.J. Reiner, “Advanced Chromatographic Techniques for the Analysis of Toxic Organics in Environmental Samples” Invited lecture – IFREMER (French Institute of Maritime Research) Nantes, France, September, 2004

11.       E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, and T.M. Kolic; “ Advances in Chromatography for the Analysis of Brominated Flame Retardants and other POPs”. Presented at Waters Users Meeting, American Society for Mass Spectrometry Conference,  May 2004, Nashville, TN,  USA

10.      E. Reiner, K. MacPherson, T. Kolic, P. Crozier, C. Lucaciu, R. Lega,  A. Boden “Advanced Analytical Techniques for Emerging Toxic Organics” Invited lecture - University of Toronto, Department of Chemical Engineering,  March 2004

9.        Eric. J. Reiner ,” Analytical Challenges in the Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants”  University of Toronto, Department of Chemical Engineering.  Departmental Seminar, November, 2003

8.         E.J. Reiner, Raporteur’s Comments – Analytical, presented at: 23rd International Symposium on Halogenated Organic Pollutants and Persistent Organic Pollutants (Dioxin 2003), Boston Massachusetts, August, 2003

7.        Eric. J. Reiner ,” Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants in Environmental Samples: Analytical Challenges”  University of Toronto, Department of Chemistry, Departmental Seminar, March, 2002

6.         Eric J. Reiner, “Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants in Environmental Samples Using Microbore Columns”, Agilent Technologies Open House - Accelerating Science Meeting December 7, 2000

5.         Eric J. Reiner, “Analysis of Dioxin and Toxic Organics, Data Quality Objectives and Method Selection”, University of Guelph, Department of Environmental Toxicology, Departmental Seminar, March, 2000

4.         Eric Reiner, John Mayes and Rusty Moody; “Plastimet - Fire and Brimstone” LABontario Conference, Toronto, November, 1999

3.         Eric J. Reiner,  “Analysis of PAHs in Solid Matrices”  Presented at the : Polynuclear Aromatic Hydrocarbons in Solid Matrices, Ministry of Health Auditorium, Toronto, October, 1999

2.         Eric J. Reiner, “Dioxin and Toxic Organics, Data Quality Objectives and Method Selection” University of Guelph, Department of Chemistry, Departmental Seminar, April, 1998

1.         Eric J. Reiner, “The Analysis of Dioxin and Toxic Organics in Environmental Samples” University of Toronto, Department of Chemistry, Departmental Seminar, February, 1998

Conference Presentations (Given)

37.       A. Muscalu, E.J. Reiner, T. Chen, and S. Liss, “Determination of PCBs, OC pesticides, Cholrobenzenes, and PCNs using GCxGC-ECD”, 27th International Symposium on Halogenated Environmental Organic Pollutants and Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs), Dioxin 2007, Tokyo,  Japan, September,  2007

36.       E.J. Reiner, A. Boden, A. Muscalu and G. Ladwig,  “Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants Environmental Samples using Two Dimensional Chromatography”  6th Biennial EnviroAnalysis Conference, Toronto, Ontario, May, 2006

35.       E.J. Reiner, A. Boden, A. Muscalu and G. Ladwig,  “Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants Environmental Samples using Two Dimensional Chromatography” Central Canadian Symposium on Water Quality Research, Burlington, ON February, 2006

33.       E.J. Reiner, Rapporteur’s Report – Perfluoro Alkane Substances, 1st Annual Workshop on LC/MS/MS Applications in Environmental Analysis, Burlington, ON, April, 2005

32.       E. Reiner, A. Boden, K. MacPherson, T. Kolic, F. Dorman, J. Cochran; “Chromatographic Enhancement Techniques for the Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants in Environmental Samples”.     24th International Symposium on Halogenated Environmental Organic Pollutants and Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs), Dioxin 2004, Berlin, Germany, September,  2004

31.       E. Reiner, K. MacPherson, T. Kolic, P. Crozier, J. Cochran, F. Dorman, E. Jones “Advances in Chromatography for Environmental Samples”  5th Biennial EnviroAnalysis Conference, Toronto, Ontario, May 2004

30.       E. Reiner, K. MacPherson, T. Kolic, J. Cochran, F. Dorman,  “Advances Chromatographic Method for the Analysis of Environmental Samples”  Spectroscopy Society of , Toronto, Ontario, April 2004

29.       Adrienne R. Boden , Karen A. MacPherson , Eric J. Reiner Method Enhancement Techniques for the Analysis of Dioxin-like Compounds in Environmental Samples 23rd International Symposium on Halogenated Organic Pollutants and Persistent Organic Pollutants, Dioxin 2003, Boston Massachusetts, August, 2003

28.       Chris Marvin , Mehran Alaee , Gordia MacInnis , Gary Stern , Eric Reiner , Terry Kolic , Karen MacPherson , Gregg Tomy , Scott Painter , Derek Muir New and Emerging Persistent Organic Pollutants in Sediments of the Great Lakes and Associated areas of Concern, 23rd International Symposium on Halogenated Organic Pollutants and Persistent Organic Pollutants, Dioxin 2003, Boston Massachusetts, August, 2003

27.       T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, T. Ho,  S. Kleywegt, M. Payne and M. Alaee Investigation of Brominated Diphenyl Ethers in Various Land Applied Materials, 5th International Brominated Flame Retardants Workshop, Boston, MA, August, 2003

26.       Chris Marvin, Mehran Alaee, Susan Quade, Gordia MacInnis, Eric Reiner, Karen MacPherson and Gregg Tomy “Persistent Organic Pollutants in the Detroit River: Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, Polychlorinated Naphthalenes, and Aromatic and Cyclic Brominated Flame Retardants, 19th International Symposium on Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, September, 2003

25.       Eric J. Reiner and Adrienne R. Boden   Development of a Novel Isotope-Dilution Gas Chromatographic-Mass Spectrometric Method for the Analysis of Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds in Environmental Matrices, presented at: 19th International Symposium on Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, September 21-25, 2003

24.       E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, A.R. Boden and G.E. Ladwig, “Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants in Environmental Samples Using Fast GC” EnviroAnalysis ’02, (2002), Toronto

23.       E.J. Reiner, S. Cussion, S.S. Selliah, K.A. MacPherson, A.R. Boden and T.M. Kolic,  “Development of CRMs for Routine Monitoring of Methods Measuring POPs in Solid Matrices” EnviroAnalysis ’02, (2002), Toronto

22.       A.R. Boden, G.E Ladwig and E.J. Reiner; “Analysis of Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds Using Micorbore Columns”, 18th International Symposium on Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds, September (2001), Cincinnati

21.       E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, R. Brunato, T. Chen, M.A. Bogard, A.R. Boden and G. Ladwig, “Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Using Microbore Columns”, 20th International Symposium on Halogenated Environmental Organic Pollutants and POPs, August (2000), Monterey

20.      E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, R. Brunato, T. Chen, M.A. Bogard, A.R. Boden, G. Ladwig and F.L. Dorman; “Analysis of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) by GC/MS using Microbore and Analyte Specific Columns”  EnviroAnalysis ‘00, (2000), Ottawa

19.       E.J. Reiner, T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, V. Khurana and R. Brunato, “Dioxins and Toxic Organics - Data Quality Objectives and Method Selection, 30th Eastern Canada Pesticide Residue and Environmental Contaminants Workshop”, (1998), Guelph

18.       E.J. Reiner, T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, V. Khurana and R. Brunato, “Dioxins and Toxic Organcis - Data Quality Objectives and Method Selection”, EnviroAnalysis ‘98, (1998), Ottawa

17.       Eric J. Reiner and Ray Clement, “From Stack Testing to Final Report: Getting it Right”, 90th Annual Air & Waste Management Associations Annual Meeting & Exhibition, (1997), Toronto

16.       E.J. Reiner “Development and Implementation of the MISA Regulation for PCDDs and PCDFs in Effluent Samples” Informal Presentation at the Environment Canada Workshop on the Limit of Quantitation for PCDDs and PCDFs in Environmental Samples, (1996), Hull

15.       E.J. Reiner, W.I Gizyn, V. Khurana, T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, D.S. Waddell, R.W. Bell and R.J. Schreiber Jr. “Environmental Impact of Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans from a Cement Kiln”, 15th International Symposium on Chlorinated Dioxins and Related Compounds, (1995), Edmonton

14.       E.J. Reiner, K.A. MacPherson, T.M. Kolic, A. Hayton, and R.E. Clement, “Characteristic Levels of Chlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Fish from Ontario Great Lakes”; 15th International Symposium on Chlorinated Dioxins and Related Compounds, (1995), Edmonton

13.       T.M. Kolic, K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner and W.I. McIlveen, “Norwegian Spruce Needles: A Monitoring Technique for PCDD/Fs During and After a Tire Fire”; 15th International Symposium on Chlorinated Dioxins and Related Compounds, (1995), Edmonton

12.       K.A. MacPherson, E.J. Reiner, K.Z. Taylor and  D.S. Waddell, “A Comparison of Relative Response Factors for Polychlorinated Dibenzo-p-dioxins and Dibenzofurans Using Triple Quadrupole and High Resolution Mass Spectrometry”; 15th International Symposium on Chlorinated Dioxins and Related Compounds, (1995), Edmonton

11.       E.J. Reiner, R.E. Clement, C. Tashiro, P. Steer, M. Lusis, T. Dan: “Comparison of Mass Spectrometer Performance in an Ambient Air Round Robin Study”, 12th International Symposium on Chlorinated Dioxins and Related Compounds, (1992), Tampere, Finland

10.       E.J. Reiner, GOALS Award Address, “Analysing Samples for Dioxin”; Government of Ontario Analytical Laboratory System Conference, (1992), Toronto

9.        E.J. Reiner, V.Y. Taguchi, T.S. Thompson, J.A. Townsend and R.S. Mercer, "The Ultra‑Trace Determination of Chlorinated Dibenzo‑p‑dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Complex Environmental Samples" 38th ASMS Conference on Mass Spectrometry and Allied Topics, (1990), Tucson

8.        E.J. Reiner, D.H. Schellenberg, V.Y. Taguchi, D.M. McCurvin and R.E. Clement, "Applications of Triple Quadrupole GC/MS/MS to the Determination of Dioxins in Complex Environmental Samples", Invited paper for the "Environmental Applications of MS/MS" Symposium, at the 37th ASMS Conference, (1989), Miami Beach

7.        E.J. Reiner, D.H. Schellenberg, V.Y. Taguchi, R.S. Mercer, J.A. Townsend, T.S. Thompson and R.E. Clement, "Application of Tandem Quadrupole Mass Spectrometry, for the Ultra‑trace Determination of Polychlorinated Dibenzo‑p‑dioxins and Dibenzofurans", Dioxin 89, (1989), Toronto

6.        E.J. Reiner, D.H. Schellenberg, V.Y. Taguchi, R.S. Mercer, J.A. Townsend, T.S. Thompson and R.A. Clement, "Application of GC/MS/MS for the Ultra‑trace Determination of Chlorinated Dioxins/Furans", MOE Technology Transfer Conference, (1989), Toronto

5.        E.J. Reiner, D.H. Schellenberg, B.A. Bobbie and V.Y. Taguchi, "Optimization of MS/MS Parameters for the Determination of Chlorinated Dibenzo‑p‑dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Environmental Samples", 36th ASMS Conference, (1988), San Francisco

4.        E.J. Reiner and A.G. Harrison, "Collisional Mass Spectrometry of Gaseous Protonated Amines", 34th ASMS Conference, (1986), Cincinnati.

3.        E.J. Reiner and A.G. Harrison, "Unimolecular Chemistry of Gaseous Protonated Amines", 33rd ASMS conference, (1985), San Diego

2.        E.J. Reiner, A.G. Harrison, M.R. Peterson and R.A. Poirier, "Fragmentation Reaction of Gaseous Protonated Amines", International Molecular Structure and Chemical Reactivity Conference, (1985), Toronto

1.        E.J. Reiner and A.G. Harrison, "Unimolecular Chemistry of Protonated Gaseous

(Not Listed: co-author on >100 additional conference presentations)

Selected Conference Sessions Chaired/Organized

21. Conference Chair:  Third Multidimensional Gas Chromatography (GCxGC) Workshop, Toronto – January 2012

20.       Conference Chair:  Second Multidimensional Gas Chromatography (GCxGC) Workshop, Toronto – January 2011

19.       Conference Chair:  First Multidimensional Gas Chromatography (GCxGC) Workshop, Toronto – December, 2009

18.       Conference Chair,: 5th International LC-MS/MS workshop on Environmental Applications and Food Safety – Toronto, April 2009

17.       Conference Chair, The 8th Annual Workshop on Brominated Flame Retardants in the Environment, Toronto, ON, June 2006

16.       Conference Co-Chair, 25th International Symposium on Halogenated Environmental Organic Pollutants and Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs), Dioxin 2005, Toronto, ON, August 2005

15.       Advances in Chromatographic Methods, 24th International Symposium on Halogenated Environmental Organic Pollutants and Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs), Dioxin 2004, September  2004, Berlin, Germany

14.       Chromatographic Methods for Dioxin-like Compounds, 23rd International Symposium on Chlorinated Dioxins and Related Compounds,  Dioxin 2003, Boston, MA, August, 2003

13.       Toxicology of Brominated Flame Retardants,  The 5th Annual Workshop on Brominated Flame Retardants in the Environment,  2003, Boston, MA

12.       Rapid Analysis Techniques for Environmental Matrices, EnviroAnalysis ‘02, 2002, Toronto

11.       New Technologies for Rapid Analysis, International Conference on Analytical Sciences and Spectroscopy (ICASS), 2001, Toronto

10.       GC/MS and LC/MS: State-of-the-art Techniques. EnviroAnalysis ‘00, 2000, Ottawa

9.         Recent Developments in Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry; EnviroAnalysis ‘98, 1998, Ottawa

8.         Recent Developments in Organic Analytical Chemistry; Spectroscopy Society of Canada, National Conference, 1997, Toronto

7.         Mass Spectrometry I: Recent Developments in Instrumentation; EnviroAnalysis‘96, 1996, Ottawa

6.         Mass Spectrometry II: Toxic Organics;  EnviroAnalysis ‘96, 1996, Ottawa

5.         Mass Spectrometry: Instrumental Applications: Spectroscopy Society of Canada, Ontario Regional Conference, 1996, Toronto

4.         Analytical Applications; 15th International Symposium on Chlorinated Dioxins and Related Compounds, 1995, Edmonton

3.         Environmental Applications of Mass Spectrometry: 23rd International Symposium on Environmental Analytical Chemistry; 1994, Ottawa

2.         Mass Spectrometry; Spectroscopy Society of Canada, Ontario Regional Conference, 1994, Toronto

1.         Supercritical Fluid Extraction: Environmental Applications; MOE Technology Transfer Conference, 1992, Toronto

Research Interests

Our research activities involve: The analysis of dioxin-like and other persistent toxic organics including halogenated flame retardants, perfluorinated compounds and industrial chemicals using advanced analytical techniques such as Fast GC, 2 Dimensional GC, time of flight mass spectrometry (TOFMS), tandem mass spectrometry (MS/MS), high resolution mass spectrometry (HRMS) and analytical laboratory automation; The determination of the fate, transport and spatial and temporal trends of persistent toxic organics in a variety of environmental matrices; The identification and detection of unknown halogenated and persistent organics in the environment; Development of analytical methods for new and emerging organics using a variety of instrumentation including automation and prescreening procedures to increase analytical throughput and reduce costs; Development of materials and procedures for performance evaluation and quality control testing.

Honors and Awards

  • 2010 Maxxam Award - distinguished contribution in the field of analytical chemistry
  • in Canada
  • 2010 Province of Ontario Amethyst Award
  • 2008 Smiths Detection Award - significant contribution to the application of
  • spectroscopy to analytical chemistry
  • 2008 Caledon Award - significant contributions to the field of trace organic analysis
  • 2008 Province of Ontario Amethyst Group Award – Niagara Toxics Team
  • 2002 LabOntario Award
  • 2001 Science @ Work – Best Publication Award
  • 1996 GOALS Award - Mass Spectrometry Unit
  • 1995 LSB Best Publication
  • 1992 GOALS Award - Dioxin Laboratory
  • 1991 LSB Best Publication
  • 1986 ASMS Student Award
  • PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS / COMMITTEES
  • 2009-Present, Convenor ISO TC147, SC2, WG64 - PCNs
  • 2008 – 2009, Chair, 5th International LC-MS/MS workshop on Environmental
  • Applications and Food Safety – Toronto
  • 2007 – 2008 Co-chair 25th ISO TC147 meeting on Water Quality – Niagara
  • on the Lake
  • 2007 – 2009, Organizing Committee – Organosilicons workshop - Burlington
  • 2005 - 2006; Chair, BFR 2006 – Toronto
  • 2002 - 2005, Dioxin 2005 – Conference Co-chair – Toronto
  • 2002 - 2004, BFR2004 – Local Organizing Committee
  • 2000 – Present, ISO TC147 Committee Member
  • 2001 - Present, Chair, ISO TC147/SC2
  • 1999 - 2005; 2011 – present: Hong Kong Laboratory Accreditation Scheme
  • (HOKLAS) -Technical Auditor
  • 1997 - Present; Niagara River Upstream / Downstream Monitoring Committee
  • 2000 - Present; LSB Joint Health and Safety - Certified Member
  • 1996 - 2000; LSB Joint Health and Safety Committee-Co-chair, Certified Member
  • 1995 - National Advisory Committee - Dioxin ‘95
  • 1994 -1997 LSB R&D Committee
  • 1989 Present; Toronto and Area Mass Spectrometry Discussion Group
  • Chairman 1989 - 1995, Co-chair 1996 - 1998
  • 1987 Present; Canadian Society for Mass Spectrometry (CSMS)
  • 1983 1992; American Society for Mass Spectrometry (ASMS)