A new method to determine the anaerobic degradability of surfactants: the AnBUSDiC test

Abstract Background: Surfactants are chemicals with a high production volume and a wide dispersive use, i.e. surfactants have a high environmental impact. Most commercial surfactants are aerobically…
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    T. Bendt & Andreas Willing
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Ring testing of the AnBUSDiC test; a new screening method for the anaerobic degradability of surfactants

Abstract Background: Surfactants are widely used across the globe both in industrial and consumer products; their biodegradation characteristics are therefore of high importance. Upon entering a…
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    C. Eadsforth et al.
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    Article 12 pages
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Optimierung der experimentellen Rahmenbedingungen zur Ermittlung des anaeroben biologischen Abbaus von Tensiden

Summary Abschlussbericht für ein Pilot-Projekt Optimierung der experimentellen Rahmenbedingungen zur Ermittlung des anaeroben biologischen Abbaus von Tensiden. Der vorliegenden Arbeiten wurden von…
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    K. Schwarz et al.
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    Article in Germany only 18 pages
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Optimisation of the Experimental Conditions for the Anaerobic Biodegradation of Surfactants – Final Report of the TEGEWA ad-hoc Working Group

Anaerobic Biodegradability of organic compounds in digested sludge by measurement of gas production, as described in the OECD test guidelines No. 311, has severe limitations, specifically that it is…
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    K. Schwarz et al.
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    Article 1 page
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