Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology

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Accepted Articles (Accepted, unedited articles published online and citable. The final edited and typeset version of record will appear in future.)

Edited By: Jack Melling

Impact Factor: 2.738

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 18/50 (Engineering Environmental); 28/135 (Engineering Chemical); 54/161 (Biotechnology & Applied Microbiology); 58/163 (Chemistry Multidisciplinary)

Online ISSN: 1097-4660

Associated Title(s): Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining, Chemistry & Industry, Energy Science & Engineering, Greenhouse Gases: Science and Technology, Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture, Pest Management Science, Polymer International


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  1. Research Articles

    1. Facile generation of rod-like PbCl2 crystals from Pb(II) aqueous solutions induced by Aliquat 336 at room temperature

      Jianfeng Li, Enze Li, Zhiping Du, Jing Shen and Fangqin Cheng

      Accepted manuscript online: 23 FEB 2017 05:20AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5250

    2. Simultaneous recovery of ammonium and phosphate from simulated treated wastewater effluents by activated calcium and magnesium zeolites

      Xialei You, César Valderrama and José Luis Cortina

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 FEB 2017 02:40AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5249

    3. Kinetics and modelling of furfural oxidation with hydrogen peroxide over a fibrous heterogeneous catalyst: Effect of reaction parameters on yields of succinic acid

      Farhan Saleem, Pia Müller, Kari Eränen, Johan Warnå, Dmitry Yu. Murzin and Tapio Salmi

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 FEB 2017 02:25AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5248

    4. The use of waste mussel shells for the adsorption of dyes and heavy metals

      Chrysi A. Papadimitriou, Grigorios Krey, Nikolaos Stamatis and Argyris Kallaniotis

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 FEB 2017 02:21AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5247

    5. Effect of salinity on the microbial community and performance on anaerobic digestion of marine macroalgae

      Yi Zhang, Md. Asraful Alam, Xiaoying Kong, Zhongming Wang, Lianhua Li, Yongming Sun and Zhenhong Yuan

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 FEB 2017 02:00AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5246

    6. Efficient agmatine production using an arginine decarboxylase with substrate-specific activity

      Anran Sun, Wei Song, Weihua Qiao, Xiulai Chen, Jia Liu, Qiuling Luo and Liming Liu

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 FEB 2017 01:40AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5245

    7. Heavy Gas Oil biodesulfurization by Rhodococcus erythropolis ATCC 4277: Optimized Culture Medium Composition and Evaluation of Low-Cost Alternative Media

      Bruna Porto, Danielle Maass, José Vladimir Oliveira, Débora de Oliveira, Carlos Itsuo Yamamoto, Antônio Augusto Ulson de Souza and Selene Maria Arruda Guelli Ulson de Souza

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 FEB 2017 01:20AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5244

    8. PID control system for biogas desulfurization under anoxic conditions

      Javier Brito, Fernando Almengló, Martín Ramírez, José M. Gómez and Domingo Cantero

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 FEB 2017 01:15AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5243

    9. Residence Time Distribution and Peclet Number Correlation for Continuous Oscillatory Flow Reactors

      Danijela Slavnić, Luka Živković, Ana Bjelić, Branko Bugarski and Nikola Nikačević

      Accepted manuscript online: 21 FEB 2017 01:15AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5242

    10. Sol-immobilized vs deposited-precipitated Au nanoparticles supported on CeO2 for furfural oxidative esterification

      Federica Menegazzo, Michela Signoretto, Tania Fantinel and Maela Manzoli

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 FEB 2017 01:40AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5240

    11. Optimal conditions of acid-catalysed steam explosion pretreatment of banana lignocellulosic biomass for fermentable sugar production

      Ana Belén Guerrero, Ignacio Ballesteros and Mercedes Ballesteros

      Accepted manuscript online: 16 FEB 2017 12:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5239

  2. Reviews

    1. Potential and assessment of lactic acid production and isolation – a review

      Sasiradee Jantasee, Kienberger Marlene, Nuttakul Mungma and Matthäus Siebenhofer

      Accepted manuscript online: 13 FEB 2017 06:50AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5237

  3. Research Articles

    1. Reducing fine particle emissions by heterogeneous vapor condensation after wet desulfurization process

      Hao Wu, Danping Pan, Rui Zhang, Linjun Yang, Ziming Peng and Bing Yang

      Accepted manuscript online: 13 FEB 2017 06:40AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5236

    2. Disinfection of secondary treated sewage using ZnO-Ag nanoparticles coated Chitosan beads to facilitate reuse

      Pritha Chatterjee, M.M. Ghangrekar and Surampalli Rao

      Accepted manuscript online: 10 FEB 2017 12:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5235

    3. Deboronation of geothermal water using N-methyl-D-glucamine based chelating resins and a novel fiber adsorbent: Batch and column studies

      Yaşar K. Recepoğlu, Nalan Kabay, İdil Yılmaz-İpek, Müşerref Arda, Mithat Yüksel, Kazuharu Yoshizuka and Syouhei Nishihama

      Accepted manuscript online: 9 FEB 2017 11:55PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5234

    4. Enhancing the removal of hazardous pollutants from coke making wastewater by dosing activated carbon to a pilot-scale activated sludge process

      Eleanor Raper, Ana Soares, Jie Chen, Adam Sutcliffe, Eric Aries, David Anderson and Tom Stephenson

      Accepted manuscript online: 9 FEB 2017 11:50PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5231

    5. Biological Synthesis of Pt Nanoparticles in a Microfluidic Chip and Modeling of the Formation Process with PBM and CFD

      Hongyu Liu, Huan Zhang, Jie Wang, Junfu Wei and Yu Zhang

      Accepted manuscript online: 9 FEB 2017 11:50PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5233

    6. Effect of pH control on the anaerobic H-B-E fermentation of syngas in bioreactors

      Ánxela Fernández-Naveira, María C. Veiga and Christian Kennes

      Accepted manuscript online: 9 FEB 2017 11:50PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5232

    7. Influence of key physicochemical and hydrodynamic specifications of three packing materials on both performance and bacterial community structure of gas-biofilters

      Luc Malhautier, Aurélie Gadal-Mawart, Rocher Janick, Renner Christophe and Fanlo Jean-Louis

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 FEB 2017 05:15AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5230

    8. Synergism between peroxymonosulfate and LaCoO3-TiO2 photocatalysis for oxidation of herbicides. Operational variables and catalyst characterization assessment

      Rafael R. Solís, F. Javier Rivas, Olga Gimeno and Jose-Luis Pérez-Bote

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 FEB 2017 05:10AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5228

    9. A Kinetics Study on Anammox Bacteria with a Disproportionate Substrate Concentration

      Liang Qiao, Xiaofang Ning, Yan Li and Yanqiu Zhang

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 FEB 2017 05:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5229

    10. Effect of particle size, iron ligands and anions on ciprofloxacin degradation in zero-valent iron process: application to sewage treatment plant effluent

      João Angelo de Lima Perini and Raquel Fernandes Pupo Nogueira

      Accepted manuscript online: 6 FEB 2017 03:30AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5227

  4. Reviews

  5. Research Articles

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      Evaluation of Strategies to Minimize Ecotoxic Side-Effects of Sorbent-Based Sediment Remediation

      Zhantao Han, Sebastian Abel, Jarkko Akkanen and David Werner

      Accepted manuscript online: 2 FEB 2017 08:55PM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5224

    2. Relationship between COD particle size distribution, COD fractionation and biodegradation characteristics in domestic sewage

      Kerem Noyan, Buşra Allı, Didem Okutman Taş, Seval Sözen and Derin Orhon

      Accepted manuscript online: 1 FEB 2017 02:16AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5223

    3. Good's Buffer Ionic Liquids as Relevant Phase-Forming Components of Self-Buffered Aqueous Biphasic Systems

      Mohamed Taha, Maria V. Quental, Francisca A. e Silva, Emanuel V. Capela, Mara G. Freire, Sónia P. M. Ventura and João A. P. Coutinho

      Accepted manuscript online: 1 FEB 2017 02:06AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5222

    4. The ability of Achromobacter sp. KW1 strain to biodegrade isomers of chlorotoluene

      Amanda Pacholak, Wojciech Smułek, Teofil Jesionowski and Ewa Kaczorek

      Accepted manuscript online: 31 JAN 2017 05:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5221

    5. Evaluation of Gas-liquid Mass Transfer in Gas-induced Stirred Tank Reactor using Electrical Resistance Tomography

      Bawadi Abdullah and A A Adesina

      Accepted manuscript online: 31 JAN 2017 04:40AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5220

    6. Application of a full-scale wood gasification biochar as a soil improver to reduce organic pollutant leaching risks

      Bao-Son Trinh, David Werner and Brian J. Reid

      Accepted manuscript online: 31 JAN 2017 04:30AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5219

    7. Sodium silicate treatment for the attenuation of U(VI) by iron-bearing sediments in acidic groundwater plumes

      Vasileios A. Anagnostopoulos, Yelena Katsenovich and Miles Denham

      Accepted manuscript online: 31 JAN 2017 03:40AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5218

    8. Chloride and nitrate salts effect on Hg(II) sorption by raw and pyrolyzed malt spent rootlets

      Lamprini G. Boutsika, Hrissi K. Karapanagioti and Ioannis D. Manariotis

      Accepted manuscript online: 30 JAN 2017 02:51AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5215

  6. Reviews

    1. Dendrimers for Fluorescence-Based Bioimaging

      Przemysław Trzepiński and Barbara Klajnert-Maculewicz

      Accepted manuscript online: 30 JAN 2017 01:20AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5216

  7. Research Articles

    1. Adsorption of textile dyes present in aqueous solution and wastewater using polyelectrolytes derived from chitosan

      Ana M. Herrera-González, A.A. Peláez-Cid and M. Caldera-Villalobos

      Accepted manuscript online: 30 JAN 2017 01:15AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5214

  8. Mini-reviews

    1. Recent advances in production of γ-valerolactone from biomass-derived feedstock by heterogeneous catalytic transfer hydrogenation

      Amin Osatiashtiani and Karen Wilson Adam F. Lee

      Accepted manuscript online: 30 JAN 2017 01:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5213

  9. Research Articles

    1. Does micropollutant removal by solar photo-Fenton reduce ecotoxicity in municipal wastewater? A comprehensive study at pilot scale open reactors

      Gracia Rivas Ibáñez, Michal Bittner, Zuzana Toušová, Marina Celia Campos-Mañas, Ana Agüera, José Luis Casas López, José Antonio Sánchez Pérez and Klára Hilscherová

      Accepted manuscript online: 25 JAN 2017 03:55AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5212

    2. Effective impregnation for the preparation of magnetic mesoporous carbon: application on dye adsorption

      Hayarpi S. Saroyan, Dimitrios A. Giannakoudakis, Charalampos S. Sarafidis, Nikolaos K. Lazaridis and Eleni A. Deliyanni

      Accepted manuscript online: 25 JAN 2017 02:45AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5210

  10. Reviews

    1. Intensifying chitin hydrolysis by adjunct treatments – an overview

      Munira Zainal Abidin, Maria Paula Junqueira-Gonçalves, Vitaliy V. Khutoryanskiy and Keshavan Niranjan

      Accepted manuscript online: 25 JAN 2017 02:00AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5208

  11. Research Articles

  12. Reviews

    1. A review on process intensification in HiGee distillation

      German E. Cortes Garcia, John van der Schaaf and Anton A. Kiss

      Accepted manuscript online: 20 JAN 2017 06:30AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5206

  13. Research Articles

    1. Electrospun polysulfone (PSf)/titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanocomposite fibers as substrates to prepare thin film forward osmosis membranes

      Cuicui Zhang, Manhong Huang, Lijun Meng, Beibei Li and Teng Cai

      Accepted manuscript online: 19 JAN 2017 12:00AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5204

    2. Solid-state Fermentation of Moringa oleifera Leaf Meal using Bacillus pumilus CICC 10440

      Mengmeng Zhang, Haichu Zhao, Tengfei Wang, Chuanqi Xie, Dengyang Zhang, Yewei Huang, Xuanjun Wang and Jun Sheng

      Accepted manuscript online: 19 JAN 2017 12:00AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5203

    3. Influence of Fluid Dynamic Conditions on 1,3-Propanediol Production from Glycerol by Shimwellia blattae: Carbon Flux and Cell Response

      Alberto Rodriguez, Victoria E. Santos, Emilio Gomez and Felix Garcia-Ochoa

      Accepted manuscript online: 17 JAN 2017 04:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5200

    4. A facile ion imprinted synthesis of selective biosorbent for Cu2+ via microfluidic technology

      Yong Zhu, Zhishan Bai, Wenqiang Luo, Bingjie Wang and Linlin Zhai

      Accepted manuscript online: 9 JAN 2017 05:05AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5193


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