What contribution do detergent alcohols make to sewage discharges and the marine environment?

Abstract To investigate the potential sources for fatty alcohols arriving at a WWTP and entering the receiving waters, a study was conducted in North Wales in the catchment of the Treborth treatment…
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What contribution do detergent fatty alcohols make to sewage discharges and the marine environment?

To view this specific piece of research, please visit: PUBLISHER: www.rsc.org/jem | Journal of Environmental Monitoring, 2010, 12, 1846–1856 ERASM supports open access to academic research where…
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Fatty Alcohols: anthropogenic and natural occurrence in the environment

Summary There are ten chapters in the book as follows: 1 Definitions2 Biological Synthesis3 Occurrence in Biota4 Consumer and Cosmetic Product Uses and Production5 Environmental Transformations6…
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    Book 159 pages
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The effect of secondary treatment and eco-region on the environmental fate of fatty alcohol based surfactants

Abstract Samples of influent, effluent and sediments of the receiving waters of eight WWTPs were collected in each of three eco-regions of the USA, a total of 24 facilities. Six different treatment…
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Fingerprinting of Fatty Alcohols in Environment Samples

Introduction Fatty alcohols (Figure 1) occur in the environment from a range of natural and anthropogenic sources. Fatty alcohols are used in cosmetic and detergent formulations usually as sulphates…
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