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Environmental Effects of Substituted Phenols

Phenols (2003)

  1. Victor Glezer

Published Online: 15 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682531.pat0294

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups

How to Cite

Glezer, V. 2009. Environmental Effects of Substituted Phenols. Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups. .

Author Information

  1. Ministry of Health, National Public Health Laboratory, Tel Aviv, Israel

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 DEC 2009


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    Production and Use
  • 3
    Analysis of Phenols, their Concentration and Speciation in the Natural Environment
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    Toxicity and Health Effects
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    Detoxification and Degradation


  • environmental effects of substituted phenols;
  • phenol determination methods in ‘Standard Methods’;
  • matrix effects in phenol analysis;
  • drinking water disinfection by-products (DBPs);
  • phenols and carcinogenic compound genotoxic activity suppression;
  • detoxification and degradation;
  • ‘nontoxic’ biological activity of phenols;
  • biodegradation - effective pathway for phenolic compound detoxification