About the Authors
- Chang-Sheng Qu, Zong-Wei Ma, Jun Bi, Lei Huang
- State Key Laboratory of Pollution Control and Resource Reuse, School of the Environment, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
- Jin Yang
- Department of Environmental Science & Engineering, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
- Yang Liu
- Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
- Chang-Sheng Qu
- Jiangsu Provincial Academy of Environmental Science, Nanjing, China
One author (JY) is employed by a commercial company, SGS-CSTC Standards Technical Services (Shanghai) Co., Ltd. However, this study was not funded by the SGS company. SGS company is a cooperative partner in this study. The authors have cooperation agreement with SGS company. This does not alter the authors’ adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.
Conceived and designed the experiments: CSQ LH JB. Performed the experiments: CSQ JY ZWM. Analyzed the data: CSQ ZWM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CSQ YL. Wrote the paper: CSQ LH.