Samantha Brimble

Ph.D. Graduate student
Off Campus - Environment Canada


B.Sc. (Honours) Environmental Sciences, University of Ottawa

M.Sc. Biology specialization in Chemical and Environmental Toxicology, University of Ottawa


  • Wang, D.G., Norwood, W., Alaee, M., Byer, J.D., Brimble, S., 2013. Review of recent advances in research on the toxicity, detection, occurrence and fate of cyclic volatile methyl siloxanes in the environment. Chemosphere 93(5): 711-725.
  • Wang, D.G., Alaee, M., Steer, H., Tait, T., Williams, Z., Brimble, S., Svoboda, L., Barresi, E., Dejong, M., Schachtschneider, J., Kaminski, E., Norwood, W., Sverko, E.., 2013. Determination of cyclic volatile methylsiloxanes in water, sediment, soil, biota, and biosolid using large-volume injection-gas chromatography-mass spectrometry. Chemosphere 93(5): 714-748.
  • Wang, D.G., Alaee, M, Byer, J.D., Brimble, S., Pacepavicius, G., 2013. Human health risk assessment of occupational and residential exposures to dechlorane plus in the manufacturing facility area in China and comparison with e-waste recycling site. Science of the Total Environment 445-446: 329-336.
  • Foster, K.L., Kimpe, L.E., Brimble, S.K., Liu, H., Mallory, M.L., Smol, J.P., Macdonald, R,W., Blais, J.M. 2011. Effects of seabird vectors on the fate, partitioning, and signatures of contaminants in a High Arctic ecosystem. Environmental Science and Technology 45(23): 10053-10060.
  • Brimble, S.K., Foster, K.L., Mallory, M.L., Macdonald, R., Smol, J.P., Blais, J.M. 2009. High Arctic ponds receiving bio-transported nutrients from a nearby seabird colony are also subject to potentially toxic loadings of As, Cd and Zn. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 28(11): 2426-2433.
  • Brimble, S.K., Blais, J.M., Kimpe, L.E., Mallory, M., Keatley, B.E., Douglas, M.S.V., Smol, J.P. 2009. Bioenrichment of trace elements in a series of ponds near a northern fulmar colony at Cape Vera, Devon Island. Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 66(6): 949-958.
  • Michelutti, N., Keatley, B., Brimble, S.K, Blais, J., Liu, H., Douglas, M., Mallory, M., Macdonald, R. Smol, J. 2009. Seabird-driven shifts in Arctic pond ecosystem. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 276(1656): 591-596.
  • Brimble, S.K., Bacchus, P., Caux, P.-Y., 2005. Pesticide Utilization in Canada: A Compilation of Current Sales and Use Data. Prepared in fulfilment of a requirement of the Environment Canada Pesticide Program Coordinating Committee. Environment Canada.