Lorenzo, M.; Campo, J.; Morales Suárez-Varela, M.; Picó, Y. Occurrence, distribution and behavior of emerging persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in a Mediterranean wetland protected area. Science of the Total Environment. 646, 1009 – 1020.

Picó, Y.; El-Sheikh, M.A.; Alfarhan, A.H.; Barceló, D. Target vs non-target analysis to determine pesticide residues in fruits from Saudi Arabia and influence in potential risk associated with exposure. Food and Chemical Toxicology. 111, 53 – 63.

Calatayud-Vernich, P.; Calatayud, F.; Simo, E.; Picó, Y. Pesticide residues in honey bees, pollen and beeswax: Assessing beehive exposure. Environmental Pollution  241, 106-114.

Carmona, E.; Pico, Y. The use of chromatographic methods coupled to mass spectrometry for the study of emerging pollutants in the environment. Critical Reviews in Analytical Chemistry. 48 – 4, 305 – 316.

Pico, Y.; Alvárez-Ruiz, R.; Wijaya, L.; Alfarhan, M.; Alyemeni, M.; Barceló, D. Analysis of ibuprofen and its main metabolites in roots, shoots, and seeds of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L. Walp) using liquid chromatography-quadrupole time-of-flight mass spectrometry: uptake, metabolism, and translocation. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry. 410 – 3, 1163 – 1173.

Lorenzo, M.; Campo, J.; Picó, Y. Analytical challenges to determine emerging persistent organic pollutants in aquatic ecosystems. Trac-Trends in Analytical Chemistry. 103, 137 – 155.

Okeme, J.O.; Nguyen, L.V.; Lorenzo, M.; Dhal, S.; Picó, Y.; Arrandale, V.H.; Diamond, M.L. Polydimethylsiloxane (silicone rubber) brooch as a personal passive air sampler for semi-volatile organic compoundsThe use of chromatographic methods coupled to mass spectrometry for the study of emerging pollutants in the environment. Chemosphere. 208, 1002 – 1007.

El-Sheikh,M.A.; Al-Oteiby, S.A.; Alfarhan, A.H.; Barcelo, D.; Picó, Y.; Alatara, A.A.; Javeda, S.B.; Eid, E.M. Distribution of soil organic carbon in Wadi Al-Thulaima, Saudi Arabia: A hyper-arid habitat altered by wastewater reuse. Catena. 170, 266 – 261.

Bellver-Domingo, A.; Fuentes, R.; Hernández-Sancho, F.; Carmona, E.; Picó, Y.; Hernández-Chover, V. Monetary valuation of salicylic acid, methylparaben and THCOOH in a Mediterranean coastal wetland through the shadow prices methodology. Science of the Total Environment. 627, 869 – 879.

Lorenzo, M.; Campo, J.; Picó, Y. Determination of organophosphate flame retardants in soil and fish using ultrasound‐assisted extraction, solid‐phase clean‐up, and liquid chromatography with tandem mass spectrometry. Journal of Separation Science. 41, 2595 – 2603.


Carmona, E.; Andreu; Picó, Y. Multi-residue determination of 47 organic compounds in water, soil, sediment and fish—Turia River as case study. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis 146, 117–125.

Andrés-Costa, M.J.; Pascual-Aguilar, J.; Andreu, V.; Picó, Y. Assessing drugs of abuse distribution in Turia River based on geographic information system and liquid chromatography mass spectrometry. Science of the Total Environment. 609, 360 – 369.

Pascual Aguilar, J.A.; Andreu, V.; Campo, J.; Picó, Y.; Masiá, A. Pesticide occurrence in the waters of Júcar River, Spain from different farming landscapes.  Science of the Total Environment. 607-608,752 – 760.

Salles Trevisan, M.T.; Owen, R.W.; Calatayud-Vernich, P.; Breuer, A.; Picó, Y. . Pesticide analysis in coffee leaves using a quick, easy, cheap, effective, rugged and safe approach and liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry: Optimization of the clean-up step Journal of Chromatography A. 1512, 98 – 106.

Comeche, A.; Martín-Villamil, M.; Picó, Y.; Varó, I. Effect of methylparaben in Artemia franciscana. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology C-Toxicology & Pharmacology. 199, 98 – 105.

Ccanccapa, A.; Masiá, A.; Picó, Y. Simultaneous determination of pyrethroids and pyrethrins by dispersive  liquid-liquid microextraction and liquid chromatography triple quadrupole mass spectrometry in environmental samples. Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry. 409, 4787 – 4799.

Picó, Y.; Alfarham, A.; Barceló, D. Analysis of emerging contaminants and nanomaterials in plant materials following uptake from soils. TrAC-Trends in Analytical Chemistry, 94, 173- 189

Andrés-Costa, M.J.;  Andreu, V.; Picó, Y. Liquid chromatography–mass spectrometry as a tool for wastewater-based epidemiology: Assessing new psychoactive substances and other human biomarkers, TrAC Trends in Analytical Chemistry 94, 21-38

Calatayud-Vernich, P.; Calatayud, F.; Simó, E.; Picó, Y.  Occurrence of pesticide residues in Spanish beeswax, Science of the Total Environment, 605-606, 745-754

Campo, J.;  Lorenzo, M.;  Cammeraat, E.H.L.;  Picó, Y.; Andreu, V. Emerging contaminants related to the occurrence of forest fires in the Spanish Mediterranean, Science of The Total Environment, 603–604 330-339

Petrarca, M.H.;  Ccanccapa-Cartagena, A.; Masiá, A.; Teixeira Godoy, H.;  Picó, Y. Comparison of green sample preparation techniques in the analysis of pyrethrins and pyrethroids in baby food by liquid chromatography–tandem mass spectrometry, Journal of Chromatography A, 1497 28-37

Rico, M.; Andrés-Costa, M.J.; Picó, Y. Estimating population size in wastewater-based epidemiology. Valencia metropolitan area as a case study. Journal of Hazardous Materials. 323, 156 – 165.

Escrivá, U.; Andrés-Costa, M.J.; Andreu, V.; Picó Y.  Analysis of cannabinoids by liquid chromatography–mass spectrometry in milk, liver and hemp seed to ensure food safety. Food Chemistry 228, 177-185