19. Photocatalytic Treatment of Laboratory Wastes Containing Hazardous Organic Compounds

  1. Miguel de la Guardia and
  2. Salvador Garrigues
  1. Edmondo Pramauro,
  2. Alessandra Bianco Prevot and
  3. Debora Fabbri

Published Online: 14 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119940722.ch19

Handbook of Green Analytical Chemistry

Handbook of Green Analytical Chemistry

How to Cite

Pramauro, E., Prevot, A. B. and Fabbri, D. (2012) Photocatalytic Treatment of Laboratory Wastes Containing Hazardous Organic Compounds, in Handbook of Green Analytical Chemistry (eds M. de la Guardia and S. Garrigues), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119940722.ch19

Editor Information

  1. Department of Analytical Chemistry, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain

Author Information

  1. Department of Analytical Chemistry, V. Pietro Giuria 5, Torino, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 2 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470972014

Online ISBN: 9781119940722

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Keywords:

  • laboratory wastes, hazardous organic compounds;
  • photocatalytic treatment;
  • photocatalysis;
  • photocatalytic treatment limits;
  • photocatalytic procedure;
  • laboratory waste solar detoxification;
  • experimental parameters;
  • triazine herbicides, peculiar behaviour

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Photocatalysis

  • Fundamentals of the photocatalytic process

  • Limits of the photocatalytic treatment

  • Usual photocatalytic procedure in laboratory practice

  • Influence of experimental parameters

  • Additives reducing the e/h+recombination

  • Analytical control of the photocatalytic treatment

  • Examples of possible applications of photocatalysis to the treatment of laboratory wastes

  • Continuous monitoring of photocatalytic treatment

  • References