• Biomonitoring of Benzene and Effect of Wearing Respirators during an Oil Spill Field Trial at Sea 

      Gjesteland, Ingrid; Hollund, Bjørg Eli; Kirkeleit, Jorunn; Daling, Per Snorre; Bråtveit, Magne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018-07-13)
      Objectives The main aim of this study was to assess the biological uptake of benzene and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) for subjects exposed to fresh crude oil released at sea. Methods: The study included 22 ...
    • Determinants of airborne benzene evaporating from fresh crude oils released into seawater 

      Gjesteland, Ingrid; Hollund, Bjørg Eli; Kirkeleit, Jorunn; Daling, Per Snorre; Sørheim, Kristin Rist (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-03)
      Benzene, toluene, ethylbenzene, xylenes, naphthalene and n-hexane evaporating from a thin oil film was measured for 30 min in a small-scale test system at 2 and 13 °C and the impact of physicochemical properties on airborne ...
    • Full-scale field testing of thin oil films from releases of light crude oil at sea NOFO Oil-on-Water field trial in 2016 

      Daling, Per Snorre; Lewis, Alun; Sørheim, Kristin Rist; Gjesteland, Ingrid (SINTEF Ocean report;2017:00030 A, Research report, 2017-05-12)
      During the 2016 NOFO Oil-on-Water (OOW) field trial at the Frigg field in June 2016, a series of 3 experimental releases with a light crude oil (Åsgard Blend) were conducted. This report summarizes the results of the fate ...
    • Oil Spill Field Trial at Sea: Measurements of Benzene Exposure. 

      Gjesteland, Ingrid; Hollund, Bjørg Eli; Kirkeleit, Jorunn; Daling, Per Snorre; Bråtveit, Magne (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2017-06-08)
      Objectives: Characterize personal exposure to airborne hydrocarbons, particularly carcinogenic benzene, during spill of two different fresh crude oils at sea. Methods: The study included 22 participants taking part in an ...
    • Summary report - Petromaks 2 Thin Oil Films 

      Sørheim, Kristin Rist; Daling, Per Snorre; Gjesteland, Ingrid (SINTEF Ocean reports;OC2017 A-221, Research report, 2017-11-03)
      The Petromaks 2 Research Program "Formation and behaviour of thin oil films and evaluation of response methods including HSE" (TOF project) has been a 3-year Research & Development project (2014-2017). This report summarize ...