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Hydrolytic Transformation of Environmental Pollutants

Handbook of Physiology, Reactions to Environmental Agents

  1. D. J. Ecobichon

Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/cphy.cp090127

Comprehensive Physiology

Comprehensive Physiology

How to Cite

Ecobichon, D. J. 2011. Hydrolytic Transformation of Environmental Pollutants. Comprehensive Physiology. 441–454.

Author Information

  1. Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 JAN 2011

Abstract

The sections in this article are:

  • 1
    Ester Hydrolysis
  • 2
    Organophosphorus Triesters
    • 2.1
      Phosphorylphosphatases (Fluorophosphatases)
    • 2.2
      Arylesterases
    • 2.3
      Carboxylesterases
    • 2.4
      Carboxyamidase
    • 2.5
      Other Hydrolytic Mechanisms
  • 3
    Carbamic Acid Esters
  • 4
    Pyrethyroid Ester Insecticides
  • 5
    Herbicide Esters
  • 6
    Phthalic Acid Esters