Chapter 14. Environmental Monitoring: Use of Luminescent Bacteria

  1. Mervyn Richardson
  1. Don L. Isenberg and
  2. Anthony Bulich

Published Online: 10 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527616039.ch14

Chemical Safety: International Reference Manual

Chemical Safety: International Reference Manual

How to Cite

Isenberg, D. L. and Bulich, A. (1994) Environmental Monitoring: Use of Luminescent Bacteria, in Chemical Safety: International Reference Manual (ed M. Richardson), VCH Verlagsgesellschaft mbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527616039.ch14

Editor Information

  1. Birch Assessment Services for Information on Chemicals, 6 Birch Drive, Maple Cross, Rickmansworth, Herts WD3 2UL, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 31 MAR 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527286300

Online ISBN: 9783527616039

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Keywords:

  • environmental monitoring;
  • photobacterium phosphoreum;
  • microtox acute toxicity test;
  • correlation;
  • data handling

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Microtox® Acute Toxicity Test

  • The Mutatox® Genotoxicity Test

  • Chronic Toxicity Testing Using Luminescent Bacteria

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements