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Environmental degradation and transformation of organic chemicals

Alasdair H. Neilson

Environmental degradation and transformation of organic chemicals

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Published by Taylor & Francis in Boca Raton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aquatic organisms -- Effect of water pollution on,
  • Organic water pollutants -- Environmental aspects

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlasdair H. Neilson and Ann-Sofie Allard.
    ContributionsAllard, Ann-Sofie., Neilson, Alasdair H.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH545.W3 N45 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17872089M
    ISBN 109780849372414
    LC Control Number2007012219

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Neilson, Ann-Sofie Allard. Addressing the persistent environmental threat of organic chemicals with a fresh approach to degradation and transformation processes, Organic Chemicals in the Environment: Mechanisms of Degradation and Transformation, Second Edition examines a wide range of compounds as well as abiotic and microbiological reactions mediated by microorganisms.

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Description of the book "Environmental Degradation and Transformation of Organic Chemicals": Addressing the persistent environmental threat of organic chemicals with a fresh approach to degradation and transformation processes, "Environmental Degradation and Transformation of Organic Chemicals" examines a wide range of compounds as well as.

Degradation and Transformation of Organic Fluorine Compounds Alasdair n1 Ann-Sofie Allard2 1 Swedish Environmental Research Institute Limited,Stockholm,Sweden E-mail:n. An overview is given of the degradation and transformation of organic fluorine compounds by aerobic and anaerobic bacteria, yeasts, and fungi.

Representatives of the major structural types of aliphatic, aromatic carbocyclic and heterocyclic compounds are included and a mechanistic view of the enzymology has been given where by: 8.

An overview is given of the degradation and transformation of organic fluorine compounds by aerobic and anaerobic bacteria, yeasts, and fungi.

Representatives of the major structural types of aliphatic, aromatic carbocyclic and heterocyclic compounds. Assessing Organic Chemicals in the Environment 4.

What is This Book All About. Bibliography Part I Background Knowledge 2 Background Knowledge on Organic Chemicals The Makeup of Organic Compounds Intermolecular Forces between Uncharged Molecules Questions and Problems Bibliography Description of the book "Organic Chemicals in the Environment: Mechanisms of Degradation and Transformation": Addressing the persistent environmental threat of organic chemicals with a fresh approach to degradation and transformation processes, Organic Chemicals in the Environment: Mechanisms of Degradation and Transformation, Second Edition examines a wide range of compounds.

Abstract. The major groups of organic pollutants, the principal reactions for their degradation or transformation require (1) the knowledge of the type of pollutants and (2) the reactivity of the pollutants so that the design of the relevant method to remove the pollutants from the environment can be achieved.

Advanced oxidation processes (AOPs) always rely on the generation of inorganic radicals (e.g., HO) for contaminantwe report a novel AOP, i.e., Co 3 O 4 /peracetic acid (PAA) to degrade contaminants with organic radicals at neutral pH.

Using orange G (OG) as a representative, studies show that Co 3 O 4 can effectively activate PAA to promote rapid degradation. Addressing the persistent environmental threat of organic chemicals with a fresh approach to degradation and transformation processes, Organic Chemicals in the Environment: Mechanisms of Degradation and Transformation, Second Edition examines a wide range of compounds as well as abiotic and microbiological reactions mediated by microorganisms.

- provide feedback on new & existing chemistry • Internal requests, updates to existing knowledge - general maintenance-investigation of primary literature - specialised degradation chemistry books • Strategic decision (e.g.

cover a new reaction type) 0. New knowledge. Addressing the persistent environmental threat of organic chemicals with a fresh approach to degradation and transformation processes, this book examines a wide range of compounds as well as abiotic It emphasizes the pathways used and the broad classes of enzymes involved.

"This fully updated second edition addresses the persistent environmental threat of organic chemicals with a fresh approach to evaluating degradation and transformation processes.

It examines a wide range of chemical as well as abiotic and microbiological reactions mediated by : Alasdair H Neilson. Book reviews Alasdair H. Neilson and Ann-Sofie Allard, Organic chemicals in the environment.

Mechanisms of degradation and transformation 2nd edition, Boca Raton, FL, USA, CRC Press,pp., £ (hardback), ISBN Cited by: 1. Book: Microbial transformation and degradation of toxic organic chemicals. + pp. Abstract: This book begins with the issues of microbial versatility and the types of chemical contamination of the environment.

Boca Raton: CRC Press. – – p. Addressing the persistent environmental threat of organic chemicals with a fresh approach to degradation and transformation processes, Environmental Degradation and Transformation of Organic Chemicals examines a wide range of compounds as well as abiotic and microbiological reactions mediated by.

Pesticide Degradation Mechanisms and Environmental Activation. Abstract. Pesticides are degraded by many different mechanisms. Physical, chemical, and biological agents play. significant roles in the transformation of insecticide, herbicide, and fungicide molecules to various.

degradation by: Environmental Science: Water Research & Technology Transformation and degradation of recalcitrant organic matter in membrane bioreactor leachate effluent by the O 3 /H 2 O 2 process † Zhepei Gu, a Weiming Chen, a Fan Wang a and Qibin Li * aAuthor: Zhepei Gu, Weiming Chen, Fan Wang, Qibin Li.

These phytotechnologies are based on plants remarkable absorption, transportation and metabolic capabilities that allow to uptake and transform environmental organic pollutants into nontoxic compounds or carry out their complete mineralization.

Uptake of organic pollutants may occur through roots and by: 6. Microbial transformation and degradation of toxic organic chemicals Lily Y. Young and Carl E. Cerniglia, Wiley‐Liss Inc., New York, NY, (), pages,[ISBN No Author: Edward J.

Martin. Table of contents for Environmental degradation and transformation of organic chemicals / Alasdair H. Neilson and Ann-Sofie Allard. Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog. Numerous anthropogenic chemicals of environmental concern—including some phenoxy acid herbicides, organophosphorus insecticides, polychlorinated biphenyls, phthalates, freon substitutes and some Cited by: book Microbial transformation and degradation of toxic organic chemicals Lily Y Young, Carl E Cerniglia Published in in New York NY) by Wiley-LissCited by: Microbial Transformation and Degradation of Toxic Organic Chemicals and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Microbial Transformation and Degradation of Toxic Organic Chemicals - AbeBooks.

small library of books in Arabic on the subject of Biochemistry. In future editions, I hope the authors will update methods and choose a more functional approach to practicals in Biochemistry.

R A L Bayoumi PII: S(98) Microbial Transformations and Degradation of Toxic Organic ChemicalsAuthor: R.A.L. Bayoumi. Chemical degradation, a subset of biodegradation, may involve a number of chemical reaction steps depending on the environmental conditions and the chemical structure (Khetan and Collins ).

Chemical degradation processes include hydrolysis, photochemical transformations, and the action of microbial species (Khetan and Collins).Cited by: 1. The OECD Guidelines for the Testing of Chemicals is a collection of about of the most relevant internationally agreed testing methods used by government, industry and independent laboratories to identify and characterise potential hazards of chemicals.

They are a set of tools for professionals, used primarily in regulatory safety testing and subsequent chemical and chemical. This Test Guideline describes a laboratory test method to assess aerobic and anaerobic transformation of organic chemicals in aquatic sediment systems. The method permits the measurement of (i) the transformation rate of the test substance in a water-sediment system and in the sediment (ii) the mineralisation rate of the test substance and/or.

Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) are resistant to most of the known environmental degradation processes. Because of their persistence, POPs bioaccumulate in animal tissues and biomagnify along food chains and food webs with potential adverse impacts on human and wildlife health and the environment.

Although POPs are resistant to most of the environmental degradation Author: James T. Zacharia. Reductive transformation of organic contaminants by FeS in anoxic environments has been documented previously, whereas the transformation in oxic environments remains poorly understood.

Here we show that phenol can be efficiently oxidized in oxic FeS suspension at circumneutral pH value. We found that hydroxyl radicals (•OH) were the predominant reactive Author: Dong Cheng, Anke Neumann, Songhu Yuan, Wenjuan Liao, Ao Qian. Bioremediation is a low-cost approach for crude oil spill remediation, but it is often limited by electron acceptor availability.

In addition, the biodegradation products of crude oil contaminants are complex, and transformation pathways are difficult to decipher. This study demonstrates that bioelectrochemical systems (BESs) can be effective in crude oil degradation by integrating Author: Huan Wang, Huan Wang, Lu Lu, Huan Chen, Amy M McKenna, Jie Liu, Song Jin, Yi Zuo, Fernando L.

Rosari. A chemical's abiotic degradation, biotic degradation, sorption, and bioconcentration depend on the characteristics of the environment or media the chemical is in. Factors such as sunlight intensity, pH, hydroxyl radical concentration, microbial community, components of soil, type of organic carbon present, and the species all influence these.

Chapter 7 Chemical Transformations in the Environment Abstract The major groups of organic pollutants, the principal reactions for their degradation or transformation require (1) the knowledge of the type of - Selection from Environmental Organic Chemistry for Engineers [Book].

Applications of Time-of-Flight and Orbitrap Mass Spectrometry in Environmental, Food, Doping, and Forensic Analysis. deals with the use of high-resolution mass spectrometry (MS) in the analysis of small organic molecules.

Over the past few years, time-of-flight (ToF) and Orbitrap MS have both experienced tremendous growth in a great number of analytical sectors. Dear Colleagues, Every day, a variety of organic compounds enters the global cycle through production, use, and transformation processes.

(Bio)transformation and degradation processes can lead to increased structural diversity, but only a part of the resulting compounds has been identified as of today. transformation of organic compounds into other substanc-es, breaking of chemical bonds, or even complete degra-dation of organic substances.

Also, UV radiation causes the dissociation of oxidizing compounds and the forma-tion of highly reactive radicals that are capable of degrad-ing organic pollutants [7].File Size: KB.

MICROBIAL CO-METABOLISM composition by fungi, but the possibility of a co-metabolic degradation of dalapon appears to be equally probable.

Caseley (11) likewise failed to consider co-metabolism as the process responsible for the breakdown of pentachlo- ronitrobenzene (PCNB) by Streptomyces au- reofaciens, although the fungicide was not uti- lized as a sole Cited by:.

Chemicals that pass an inherent biodegradability test are considered non-persistent, although the breakdown of the chemical in the environment may be slow.

In summary, biodegradation is an important natural process, which converts chemicals released into the environment into other chemicals and, eventually, into carbon dioxide.Photocatalytic pathway toward degradation of environmental pharmaceutical pollutants: structure, kinetics and mechanism approach enhancement of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and potential increment of hazardous chemical mixtures.

Pharmaceutical pollution in the environment exists as a major issue for humans as well as the environment Cited by:   Journal of Environmental Quality Abstract - Organic Compounds in the Environment In this study, we examined degradation and transformation of cuticles isolated from Lycopersicon esculentum fruit and Agave americana leaves in loamy sand and sandy clay loessial arid brown soils.

We then studied sorption of phenanthrene and carbamazepine to.