Imperial College London

Mrs Claire Hunt

Faculty of Natural SciencesCentre for Environmental Policy

Option Convenor



+44 (0)20 7594 9302claire.hunt Website




301Weeks BuildingSouth Kensington Campus




Recent Work

Aquatic pollution: sources, fate and environmental and health risks.

Microplastics: sources and impacts in the marine environment, and interventions to reduce adverse impacts.

Urban Diffuse Water Pollution: 6-month NERC-funded placement with DEFRA/Environment Agency in 2016 researching knowledge gaps in Urban Diffuse Water Pollution, the impacts of the various sources and cost-effective measures to combat it.

Flooding: knock-on effects and nature-based solutions.


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Book chapter

Hunt CF, Voulvoulis N, 2021, Chemical Pollution of the Aquatic Environment and Health, Issues in Environmental Science and Technology, Vol: 2021-January, Pages: 39-69, ISSN: 1350-7583

Journal Article

Hunt CF, Wilson HL, Voulvoulis N, 2020, Evaluating alternatives to plastic microbeads in cosmetics, Nature Sustainability, Vol: 2020, Pages: 1-9, ISSN: 2398-9629

Journal Article

Emanuelsson MAE, McIntyre N, Hunt CF, Mawle R, Kitson J, Voulvoulis N et al., 2014, Flood risk assessment for infrastructure networks, JOURNAL OF FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT, Vol: 7, Pages: 31-41, ISSN: 1753-318X

Journal article

Rowsell VF, Tangney P, Hunt C, Voulvoulis N et al., 2010, Estimating Levels of Micropollutants in Municipal Wastewater, WATER AIR AND SOIL POLLUTION, Vol: 206, Pages: 357-368, ISSN: 0049-6979