Inhibition of dehydrogenase activity in petroleum refinery wastewater bacteria by phenolic compounds

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Gideon C. Okpokwasili ; Christian Okechukwu Nweke (2010)
  • Publisher: Instituto de Pesquisas Ambientais em Bacias Hidrográficas (IPABHi)
  • Journal: Revista Ambiente & Água (issn: 1980-993X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4136/ambi-agua.327
  • Subject: Dehydrogenase activity | phenolic compounds | petroleum refinery effluent | Environmental sciences | GE1-350

The toxicity of phenol, 2-nitrophenol, 4-nitrophenol, 2,4-dinitrophenol, 2-chlorophenol, 4-chlorophenol, 4-bromophenol and 3,5-dimethylphenol on Pseudomonas, Bacillus and Escherichia species isolated from petroleum refinery wastewater was assessed via inhibition of dehy... View more
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