Publications

New

Liboiron, M., Zahara, A., & Schoot, I. (2018). “Community Peer Review: A Method to Bring Consent and Self-Determination into the Sciences.” Preprint. Preprints.org.

Liboiron, F., Ammendolia, J., Saturno, J., Melvin, J., Zahara, A., Richárd, N., & Liboiron, M. (2018). A zero percent plastic ingestion rate by silver hake (Merluccius bilinearis) from the south coast of Newfoundland, Canada. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 131, 267-275.

 

Refereed Journal Publications

Liboiron, F., Ammendolia, J., Saturno, J., Melvin, J., Zahara, A., Richárd, N., & Liboiron, M. (2018). A zero percent plastic ingestion rate by silver hake (Merluccius bilinearis) from the south coast of Newfoundland, Canada. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 131, 267-275.

Liboiron, M., Ammendolia, J., Winsor, K., Zahara, A., Bradshaw, H., Melvin, J., Mather, C., Dawe, N., Wells, E., Liboiron, F. and Fürst, B. (2017). “Equity in Author Order: A Feminist Laboratory’s Approach.” Catalyst: Feminism, Theory, Technoscience3(2).

McWilliams, M., Liboiron, M., Wiersma, Y. (2017). “Rocky shoreline protocols miss microplastics in marine debris surveys (Fogo Island, Newfoundland and Labrador),” Marine Pollution Bulletin, advanced proof. (pre-print proof here).

Avery-Gomm, S., Provencher, J. F., Liboiron, M., Poon, F. E., & Smith, P. A. (2017). Plastic pollution in the Labrador Sea: An assessment using the seabird northern fulmar Fulmarus glacialis as a biological monitoring speciesMarine Pollution Bulletin, advanced proof.

Liboiron, M. (2017). “Compromised Action: The Case of BabyLegs,” Engaging Science, Technology, Society, 3: 499-527. (Open access)

Wylie, S., Shapiro, N., Liboiron, M. (2017). “Making and Doing Politics Through Grassroots Scientific Research on the Energy and Petrochemical Industries,” Engaging Science, Technology, Society, 3: 393-425. (Open access)

Eriksen, M., Liboiron, M., Kiessling, T., Charron, L., Alling, A., Lebreton, L., Richards, H., Roth, B., Ory, N., Hidalgo-Ruz, V., Meerhoff, E., Box., C., Cimmins, A., Theil, M. (2017). “Microplastic sampling with the AVANI trawl compared to two neuston trawls in the Bay of Bengal and South Pacific,” Environmental Pollution, advanced proof.

Sardelis, S., Oester, S., & Liboiron, M. (2017). “Ten strategies to reduce gender inequality at scientific conferences.Frontiers in Marine Science, 4, 231. (Open access)

Dosemagen, S., Liboiron, M. & Molloy, J., (2017). “Gathering for Open Science Hardware 2016.” Journal of Open Hardware 1(1): 4-6. (Open access)

Liboiron, M., Liboiron, F., Wells, E., Richard, N., Zahara, A., Mather, C., & Murichi, J. (2016). “Low plastic ingestion rate in Atlantic Cod (Gadus morhua) from Newfoundland destined for human consumption collected through citizen science methods.”Marine Pollution Bulletin 113(1): 428-437.

Avery-Gomm, S., Valliant, M., Schacter, C. R., Robbins, K. F., Liboiron, M., Daoust, P. Y., … & Jones, I. L. (2016). “A study of wrecked Dovekies (Alle alle) in the western North Atlantic highlights the importance of using standardized methods to quantify plastic ingestion.” Marine Pollution Bulletin, 113(1): 75-80.

Liboiron, M. (2016). “Care and Solidarity Are Conditions for Interventionist Research.” Engaging Science, Technology, Society, (2): 67-72. (Open access)

Liboiron, M. (2016). “Redefining pollution and action: The matter of plastics.” Journal of Material Culture, 21(1): 87-110.

Gray-Cosgrove, C., Liboiron, M., & Lepawsky, J. (2016). “The Challenges of Temporality to Depollution & Remediation.” SAPI ENS. Surveys and Perspectives Integrating Environment and Society, (8.1). (Open access)

Pine, K. H., & Liboiron, M. (2015). “The Politics of Measurement and Action.” In Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, ACM: 3147-3156.

Morello-Frosch, R., Varshavsky. J., Liboiron, M., Brown, P., Brody, J.B. (2015). “Communicating Results in Post-Belmont Era Biomonitoring Studies: Lessons from Genetics and Neuroimaging Research,” Environmental Research, 136: 363-372.

Cohen, D. and Liboiron, M. (2014). “New York’s Two Sandys,” Metropolitics. Online. (Open access)

Liboiron, M. and Wachsmuth, D. (2013). “The Fantasy of Disaster Response: Governance and Social Action During Hurricane Sandy,” Social Text Periscope. Online.  (Open access)

Liboiron, M. (2013). “Modern Waste as Strategy,” Lo Squaderno: Explorations in Space and Society, 29: 9-12. (Open access)

Liboiron, M., (2012). “Tactics of Waste, Dirt and Discard in the Occupy Movement,” Social Movement Studies: Journal of Social, Cultural and Political Protest, 11(3-4): 393-401.

Liboiron, M., (2010). “Recycling as a Crisis of Meaning,” Etopia: Canadian Journal of Cultural Studies, 4: 1-9. (Open access)

Edited Collections

Robles-Anderson, E. and Liboiron, M. (2016). “Coupling Complexity: Ecological Cybernetics as a Resource for Nonrepresentational Moves to Action,” Sustainable Media: Critical Approaches to Media and Environment. Eds. Nicole Starosielski & Janet Walker. Routledge: 248-263.

Liboiron, M. (2015). “Disaster Data, Data Activism: Grassroots Responses to Representations of Superstorm Sandy,” Extreme Weather and Global Media. Eds. Diane Negra and Julia Leyda. Routledge.

Liboiron, M. (2013). “Plasticizers: A Twenty-first Century Miasma,” Accumulation: The Material Politics of Plastics, Eds. Jennifer Gabrys, Gay Hawkins, Mike Michael. Routledge: 22-44.

Invited & Non-Refereed Publications

Liboiron, M., Zahara, A., & Schoot, I. (2018). “Community Peer Review: A Method to Bring Consent and Self-Determination into the Sciences.” Preprint. Preprints.org.

Liboiron, M., & Vermeersch, L. (2017). “Recycler: une crise du sens.” Vacarme, (2), 99-103.

Lepawsky, J., Liboiron, M., Keeling, A., Mather, C. (2017). “Repair-scapes,” Continent 6(1): 56-61. (Open access)

Liboiron, M. (2016). “Civic Technologies for Monitoring Marine Plastics,” Journal of Ocean Technology 11(2): 36-45. (Open access)

Liboiron, M. (2015). “Davis, ‘Banned: A History of Pesticides and the Science of Toxicology,’” Roundtable Review, Hnet 5(8). (Open access)

Liboiron, M. (2015). “An Ethics of Surplus and the Right to Waste,” Society & Space Open Forum, special forum on discards, diverse economies, and degrowth. (Open access)

Lepawsky, J., and Liboiron, M. (2015). “Why Discards, Diverse Economies, and Degrowth?,” Society & Space Open Forum, special forum on discards, diverse economies, and degrowth. (Open access)

Liboiron, M. (2014). “Mapping Waste When Waste is Invisible,” Grassroots Mapping Forum: The Public Lab Community Journal of Environmental Research, 6: 2. (Open access)

Liboiron, M. (2014). “The Plastisphere,” The Petroleum Magna. Eds. Marina Zurkow and Valerie Vogrin. Peanut Books: 24.

Liboiron. M. (2013). “A Review of The City Recycled: The Afterlives of Demolished Buildings in Post-war Beijing by Shih-yang Kao,” Dissertation Reviews, 4. (Open access)

Liboiron, M., Solomon, M., and Lai, V. (2013). “The Object Ethnography Project,” Anamesa: An Interdisciplinary Journal, Spring: 75-84. (Open access)

Liboiron, M. (2012). “Occasional Paper No.2: A Citizen’s Guide to Plastic Pollution,” Material World Occasional Paper Series, ISSN 2158-5660. (Open access)

Policy White Papers

Endocrine Disruptors Action Group (EDAction) (2016). Toxic by Design: Eliminating harmful flame retardant chemicals from our bodies, homes, & communitiesPolicy White Paper. (Open access)

Superstorm Research Lab. (2013). A Tale of Two Sandys. Policy white paper. (Open access)

Encyclopedia Entries

Liboiron, M. (2012). “Recycling,” in Encyclopedia of Consumption and Waste: The Social Science of Garbage. Eds. Carl Zimring and William Rathje. SAGE Publishing: 735-738.

Liboiron, M. (2012). “Recycling Labels,” in Encyclopedia of Consumption and Waste: The Social Science of Garbage, ed. Carl Zimring and William Rathje. SAGE Publishing: 729-730.

Liboiron, M. (2012). “History of Consumption and Waste in the US: 1800-1850,” in Encyclopedia of Consumption and Waste: The Social Science of Garbage, ed. Carl Zimring and William Rathje. SAGE Publishing: 356-358.

Writing for Public Audiences

Liboiron, M., Molloy, J. (2017). “We need to break science out of its ivory tower – here’s one way to do so,” The Conversation. April 25.

Global Open Science Hardware (GOSH) Manifesto. (2016). Facilitating authors: Max Liboiron & Greg Austic.

Liboiron, M. (2015). “How the Ocean Cleanup Array Fundamentally Misunderstands Marine Plastics and Causes Harm,” Discard Studies Blog. 6/5/2015

Liboiron, M. (2014). “Why Discard Studies?,” Discard Studies Blog. 5/7/2014

Liboiron, M. (2014). “Against Awareness, For Scale: Garbage is Infrastructure, Not Behavior,Discard Studies Blog. 1/23/2014

Liboiron, M. (2013). “The Plastisphere and other 21st century waste ecosystems,” Discard Studies Blog. 7/22/2013

Discard Studies Blog. 2011-present. Main author.

Liboiron, M. (2010). H204U: A Qualitative Study of the Culture of Drinking Water Consumption at New York University. Sustainability Task Force, New York University; this report was foundational to the bottled water ban at the University of Michigan in 2011.