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Safety and Environmental Effects of Azo Compounds

Hydrazo, Azo and Azoxy Groups (1997)

  1. Victor Glezer

Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682531.pat0162

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

How to Cite

Glezer, V. 2009. Safety and Environmental Effects of Azo Compounds. Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups. .

Author Information

  1. The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Division of Environmental Sciences, Fredy and Nadine Herrmann School of Applied Science, Jerusalem, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

Abstract

  • 1
    Introduction
  • 2
    Production and Use
  • 3
    Concentration and Speciation In Natural Environment
  • 4
    Toxicity
  • 5
    Decolouration and Degradation
  • 6
    Summary
  • 7
    Acknowledgements

Keywords:

  • safety and environmental effects of azo compounds;
  • toxicity;
  • decoloration and degradation;
  • photocatalytic degradation;
  • biodegradation;
  • concentration and speciation in natural environment