Chapter 19. Toxicity

  1. Michael H. Gerardi

Published Online: 19 APR 2006

DOI: 10.1002/0471979910.ch19

Wastewater Bacteria

Wastewater Bacteria

How to Cite

Gerardi, M. H. (2006) Toxicity, in Wastewater Bacteria, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471979910.ch19

Author Information

  1. Water Pollution Biology Williamsport, State College, Pennsylvania, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2006
  2. Published Print: 19 JUN 2006

Book Series:

  1. Wastewater Microbiology Series

Book Series Editors:

  1. Michael H. Gerardi

Series Editor Information

  1. Water Pollution Biology Williamsport, State College, Pennsylvania, USA

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471206910

Online ISBN: 9780471979913

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Keywords:

  • municipal wastewater toxicity;
  • “acute” toxicity and “chronic” toxicity;
  • substrate toxicity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Forms of Toxicity

  • Toxicity and Nitrifying Bacteria

  • Toxicity and Methane-Forming Bacteria

  • When does Toxicity Occur?

  • Surfactants

  • Controlling Toxicity

  • Recovery from Toxicity

  • Interactions between Wastes

  • Microbial Bioassays