Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology

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Early View (Online Version of Record published before inclusion in an issue)

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. Tartaric acid and polyphenols recovery from winery waste lees using membrane separation processes

      Konstantinos N Kontogiannopoulos, Sotiris I Patsios, Soultana T Mitrouli and Anastasios J Karabelas

      Version of Record online: 25 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5313

    2. Recovery of PEGylated and native lysozyme using an in situ aqueous two-phase system directly from the PEGylation reaction

      Luis Alberto Mejía-Manzano, Karla Mayolo-Deloisa, Calef Sánchez-Trasviña, José González-Valdez, Mirna González-González and Marco Rito-Palomares

      Version of Record online: 25 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5307

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      Direct valorisation of waste cocoa butter triglycerides via catalytic epoxidation, ring-opening and polymerisation

      Dorota D Plaza, Vinzent Strobel, Parminder Kaur KS Heer, Andrew B Sellars, Seng-Soi Hoong, Andrew J Clark and Alexei A Lapkin

      Version of Record online: 24 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5292

    4. Red mud as secondary source for critical raw materials – extraction study

      Éva Ujaczki, Yannick S Zimmermann, Christoph A Gasser, Mónika Molnár, Viktória Feigl and Markus Lenz

      Version of Record online: 17 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5300

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      Inactivation combined with cell lysis of Pseudomonas putida using a low pressure carbon dioxide microbubble technology

      Ali R Mulakhudair, Mahmood Al-Mashhadani, James Hanotu and William Zimmerman

      Version of Record online: 12 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5299

    6. Metabolic engineering of an E. coli ndh knockout strain for PHB production from mixed glucose–xylose feedstock

      Guangxin Huo, Yuhong Zhu, Qiaojie Liu, Ran Tao, Na Diao, Zhiwen Wang and Tao Chen

      Version of Record online: 11 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5298

    7. Treatment of reverse osmosis (RO) concentrate from an old landfill site by Fe0/PS/O3 process

      Fangzhou Ji, Heng Zhang, Jun Li and Bo Lai

      Version of Record online: 10 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5277

    8. Kinetic modelling of the glycerol oxidation in the liquid phase: comparison of Pt, Au and Ag AS active phases

      José Antonio Díaz, Elżbieta Skrzyńska, Soraya Zaid, Jean-Sébastien Girardon, Mickaël Capron, Franck Dumeignil and Pascal Fongarland

      Version of Record online: 8 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5296

    9. Reactive extraction of acrylic acid with tri-n-butyl phosphate in natural oils

      Aparajita Kar, Ashwini Bagde, Kanti Kumar Athankar, Kailas L Wasewar and Diwakar Z Shende

      Version of Record online: 6 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5295

    10. Red mud as secondary source for critical raw materials – purification of rare earth elements by liquid/liquid extraction

      Éva Ujaczki, Yannick Zimmermann, Christoph Gasser, Mónika Molnár, Viktória Feigl and Markus Lenz

      Version of Record online: 5 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5289

    11. Lipase-catalyzed synthesis of sorbitol octanoate in aqueous biphasic medium and its use in a green formulation process of oil-in-water food nanoemulsions

      Natcha Wongthongdee, Alain Durand, Thunyarat Pongtharangkul, Panya Sunintaboon and Pranee Inprakhon

      Version of Record online: 4 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5285

    12. Dihydroxyacetone production by Gluconobacter frateurii in a minimum medium using fed-batch fermentation

      Issara Poljungreed and Siwarutt Boonyarattanakalin

      Version of Record online: 2 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5281

    13. Optimized purification of mono-PEGylated lysozyme by heparin affinity chromatography using response surface methodology

      Luis Alberto Mejía-Manzano, M Elena Lienqueo, Edgardo J Escalante-Vázquez, Marco Rito-Palomares and Juan A Asenjo

      Version of Record online: 27 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5269

    14. Effects of shear rate, photoautotrophy and photoheterotrophy on production of biomass and pigments by Chlorella vulgaris

      Juan Roberto Benavente-Valdés, Alejandro Méndez-Zavala, Lourdes Morales-Oyervides, Yusuf Chisti and Julio Montañez

      Version of Record online: 27 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5256

    15. An investigation into bimetallic catalysts for base free oxidation of cellobiose and glucose

      Yueling Cao, Sarwat Iqbal, Peter J Miedziak, Daniel R Jones, David J Morgan, Xi Liu, Junwei Wang and Graham J Hutchings

      Version of Record online: 26 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5287

    16. Insight into the gas-phase glycerol dehydration on transition metal modified aluminium phosphates and zeolites

      Susana Lopez-Pedrajas, Rafael Estevez, Fatima Blanco-Bonilla, Diego Luna and Felipa M Bautista

      Version of Record online: 26 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5286

    17. FeOOH and Mn8O10Cl3 modified zeolites for As(V) removal in aqueous medium

      Andrejs Krauklis, Ruta Ozola, Juris Burlakovs, Kristine Rugele, Kirill Kirillov, Anna Trubaca-Boginska, Kristaps Rubenis, Valentina Stepanova and Maris Klavins

      Version of Record online: 24 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5283

    18. Sol–gel synthesis of Tb-doped hydroxyapatite with high performance as photocatalyst for 2, 4 dichlorophenoxyacetic acid mineralization

      Yolanda Jiménez-Flores, Monserrat Suárez-Quezada, José Bruno Rojas-Trigos, Victor Suárez and Angeles Mantilla

      Version of Record online: 24 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5270

    19. Chemoenzymatic synthesis of poly(phenylene disulfides) with insulating properties and resistant to high temperatures

      Estefanía Sierra, Alfonso Miranda-Molina, Edmundo Castillo, Hailin Hu and Marcela Ayala

      Version of Record online: 24 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5290

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      Expansion of bone marrow-derived human mesenchymal stem/stromal cells (hMSCs) using a two-phase liquid/liquid system

      Mariana P Hanga, Halina Murasiewicz, Andrzej W Pacek, Alvin W Nienow, Karen Coopman and Christopher J Hewitt

      Version of Record online: 24 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5279

    21. In situ and post-synthesis immobilization of enzymes on nanocrystalline MOF platforms to yield active biocatalysts

      Victoria Gascón, Elsa Castro-Miguel, Manuel Díaz-García, Rosa M Blanco and Manuel Sanchez-Sanchez

      Version of Record online: 24 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5274

    22. Re-activation of aged-ZVI by iron-reducing bacterium Shewanella putrefaciens for enhanced reductive dechlorination of trichloroethylene

      Zhilong Yang, Xiao-li Wang, Hui Li, Jie Yang, Li-Yang Zhou and Yong-di Liu

      Version of Record online: 21 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5284

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      UV/Vis spectroscopy combined with chemometrics for monitoring solid-state fermentation with Rhizopus microsporus var. oligosporus

      Shuri Ito, Augusto César Barchi, Bruna Escaramboni, Pedro de Oliva Neto, Rondinelli Donizetti Herculano, Felipe Azevedo Borges, Matheus Carlos Romeiro Miranda and Eutimio Gustavo Fernández Núñez

      Version of Record online: 20 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5271

    24. 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

      Version of Record online: 20 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5250

    25. A combined photocatalytic-biological wastewater treatment approach: a steady-state model

      Zach Shidlovsky, Sima Yaron and Yaron Paz

      Version of Record online: 19 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5276

    26. Pd@ionosilica as heterogeneous hydrogenation catalyst for continuous flow reductive upgrade of cinnamaldehyde

      Max Braun, Ut Dong Thach, Bénédicte Prelot, Peter Hesemann and Davide Esposito

      Version of Record online: 13 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5278

    27. Hydrodeoxygenation of glycerol with in situ H2 formation over Pt catalysts supported on Fe modified Al2O3: effect of Fe loading

      Vasileia-Loukia Yfanti, Efterpi S Vasiliadou, Styliani Sklari and Angeliki A Lemonidou

      Version of Record online: 13 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5282

    28. SnO2–TiO2 structures and the effect of CuO, CoO metal oxide on photocatalytic hydrogen production

      Diana Guerrero-Araque, Próspero Acevedo-Peña, David Ramírez-Ortega, Luis Lartundo-Rojas and Ricardo Gómez

      Version of Record online: 13 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5273

    29. Self-assembled metalloporphyrins–inorganic hybrid flowers and their application to efficient epoxidation of olefins

      Xiaohui He, Long Chen, Qian He, Huajian Xiao, Xiantai Zhou and Hongbing Ji

      Version of Record online: 11 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5275

    30. Optimized whole cell biocatalyst from acetoin to 2,3-butanediol through coexpression of acetoin reductase with NADH regeneration systems in engineered Bacillus subtilis

      Niyomukiza Samuel, Teng Bao, Xian Zhang, Taowei Yang, Meijuan Xu, Xin Li, Irene Komera, Tuyishime Philibert and Zhiming Rao

      Version of Record online: 10 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5267

    31. Synthesis of Bi2S3 nanorods supported on ZrO2 semiconductor as an efficient photocatalyst for hydrogen production under UV and visible light

      Cinthia García-Mendoza, Socorro Oros-Ruiz, Sandra Ramírez-Rave, Getsemani Morales-Mendoza, Rosendo López and Ricardo Gómez

      Version of Record online: 10 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5262

    32. A strategy for dual biopolymer production of P(3HB) and γ-PGA

      Artun Sukan, Ipsita Roy and Tajalli Keshavarz

      Version of Record online: 7 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5259

    33. Effects of ammonia on propionate degradation and microbial community in digesters using propionate as a sole carbon source

      Ying Li, Yue Zhang, Xiaoying Kong, Lianhua Li, Zhenhong Yuan, Renjie Dong and Yongming Sun

      Version of Record online: 6 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5260

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

      Chrysi A Papadimitriou, Grigorios Krey, Nikolaos Stamatis and Argyris Kallianiotis

      Version of Record online: 4 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5247

    35. Purification of adenoviral vector serotype 5 for gene therapy against alcoholism using anion exchange chromatography

      Alicia T Lucero, Sergio A Mercado, Anamaría C Sánchez, Carolina A Contador, Barbara A Andrews and Juan A Asenjo

      Version of Record online: 3 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5255

    36. Photocatalytic degradation of omeprazole. Intermediates and total reaction mechanism

      Elisa Leyva, Edgar Moctezuma and Saúl Noriega

      Version of Record online: 3 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5263

    37. Continuous gas phase catalytic transformation of levulinic acid to γ-valerolactone over supported Au catalysts

      Kamil Mustafin, Fernando Cárdenas-Lizana and Mark A Keane

      Version of Record online: 30 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5258

    38. Residence time distribution and Peclet number correlation for continuous oscillatory flow reactors

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

      Version of Record online: 30 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5242

    39. Efficient photocatalytic degradation of 4-nitrophenol over graphene modified TiO2

      Xing Liu, Lanhua Zhao, Hua Lai, Sha Li and Zhengji Yi

      Version of Record online: 28 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5251

    40. 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

      Version of Record online: 28 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5245

    41. 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

      Version of Record online: 28 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5244

    42. Towards an extractive bioconversion of 3-hydroxypropionic acid: study of inhibition phenomena

      Gregoire Burgé, Marwen Moussa, Claire Saulou-Bérion, Florian Chemarin, Mariane Kniest, Florent Allais, Henry-Eric Spinnler and Violaine Athès

      Version of Record online: 28 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5253

    43. 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

      Version of Record online: 27 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5246

    44. PID control system for biogas desulfurization under anoxic conditions

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

      Version of Record online: 27 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5243

  2. Reviews

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

      Sasiradee Jantasee, Marlene Kienberger, Nuttakul Mungma and Matthäus Siebenhofer

      Version of Record online: 21 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5237

  3. Research Articles

    1. 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 PM Ventura and João AP Coutinho

      Version of Record online: 17 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5222

    2. 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, Jane Chen, Adam Sutcliffe, Eric Aries, David Anderson and Tom Stephenson

      Version of Record online: 16 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5231

    3. 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

      Version of Record online: 15 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5236

    4. 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

      Version of Record online: 14 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5234

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

      Federica Menegazzo, Michela Signoretto, Tania Fantinel and Maela Manzoli

      Version of Record online: 13 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5240

  4. Reviews

    1. Intensifying chitin hydrolysis by adjunct treatments – an overview

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

      Version of Record online: 9 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5208

  5. Research Articles

    1. A kinetics study on anammox bacteria with a disproportionate substrate concentration

      Liang Qiao, Xiaofang Ning, Yan Li and Yanqiu Zhang

      Version of Record online: 9 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5229

    2. 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

      Version of Record online: 9 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5218

  6. Reviews

  7. 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

      Version of Record online: 6 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5224

    2. 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, Janick Rocher, Christophe Renner and Jean-Louis Fanlo

      Version of Record online: 6 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5230

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

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

      Version of Record online: 6 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5193

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

      Amanda Pacholak, Wojciech Smułek, Teofil Jesionowski and Ewa Kaczorek

      Version of Record online: 2 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5221

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

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

      Version of Record online: 1 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5214

    6. Solid-state fermentation of Moringa oleifera leaf meal using Bacillus pumilus CICC 10440

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

      Version of Record online: 1 MAR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5203

    7. Effective impregnation for the preparation of magnetic mesoporous carbon: application to dye adsorption

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

      Version of Record online: 28 FEB 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5210

    8. 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

      Version of Record online: 25 FEB 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5212

    9. Effect of chloride and nitrate salts on Hg(II) sorption by raw and pyrolyzed malt spent rootlets

      Lamprini G Boutsika, Hrissi K Karapanagioti and Ioannis D Manariotis

      Version of Record online: 25 FEB 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5215

    10. 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

      Version of Record online: 25 FEB 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5223

    11. 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

      Version of Record online: 24 FEB 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5200

  8. Emerging Technologies

    1. Microwave plasma emerging technologies for chemical processes

      Javier F de la Fuente, Anton A Kiss, Marilena T Radoiu and Georgios D Stefanidis

      Version of Record online: 23 FEB 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5205

  9. Research Articles

    1. Adsorptive performance of nanosized zero-valent iron for V(V) removal from aqueous solutions

      Aslı Erdem Yayayürük and Onur Yayayürük

      Version of Record online: 20 FEB 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5209

    2. Combined ion exchange and adsorption equilibria of 5′-ribonucleotides on the strong acid cation exchange resin NH-1

      Pengfei Jiao, Jinglan Wu, Yingying Wang, Jingwei Zhou, Wei Zhuang, Yong Chen, Dong Liu, Chenjie Zhu and Hanjie Ying

      Version of Record online: 17 FEB 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/jctb.5164


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