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Identifying small molecules via high resolution mass spectrometry: communicating confidence.
T increased availability of high resolution mass spectrometry (HR-MS) in chemical analysis has dramatically improved the detection and identification of compounds in environmental (and other)Expand
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Effect-directed analysis supporting monitoring of aquatic environments--An in-depth overview.
Aquatic environments are often contaminated with complex mixtures of chemicals that may pose a risk to ecosystems and human health. Expand
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Removal of micropollutants in municipal wastewater treatment plants by powder-activated carbon.
Micropollutants (MP) are only partly removed from municipal wastewater by nutrient removal plants and are seen increasingly as a threat to aquatic ecosystems and to the safety of drinking waterExpand
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Denitratisoma oestradiolicum gen. nov., sp. nov., a 17beta-oestradiol-degrading, denitrifying betaproteobacterium.
A Gram-negative, motile, denitrifying bacterium (strain AcBE2-1(T)) was isolated from activated sludge of a municipal wastewater treatment plant using 17beta-oestradiol (E2) as sole source of carbonExpand
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Degradation of estradiol and ethinyl estradiol by activated sludge and by a defined mixed culture
The aerobic degradation of the natural hormone 17-β-estradiol (E2) and the synthetic hormone 17-α-ethinyl estradiol (EE2) was investigated in batch experiments with activated sludge from aExpand
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Reducing the discharge of micropollutants in the aquatic environment: the benefits of upgrading wastewater treatment plants.
Micropollutants (MPs) as individual compounds or in complex mixtures are relevant for water quality and may trigger unwanted ecological effects. MPs originate from different point and diffuse sourcesExpand
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Steroidobacter denitrificans gen. nov., sp. nov., a steroidal hormone-degrading gammaproteobacterium.
A denitrifying bacterium, designated strain FS(T), was isolated from anoxic digested sludge on oestradiol [17beta-oestra-1,3,5(10)-triene-3,17-diol] or testosterone (17beta-hydroxyandrost-4-en-3-one)Expand
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The degradation of α-quaternary nonylphenol isomers by Sphingomonas sp. strain TTNP3 involves a type II ipso-substitution mechanism
The degradation of radiolabeled 4(3′,5′-dimethyl-3′-heptyl)-phenol [nonylphenol (NP)] was tested with resting cells of Sphingomonas sp. strain TTNP3. Concomitantly to the degradation of NP, aExpand
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Nontarget Screening with High Resolution Mass Spectrometry in the Environment: Ready to Go?
The vast, diverse universe of organic pollutants is a formidable challenge for environmental sciences, engineering, and regulation. Nontarget screening (NTS) based on high resolution massExpand
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Biotransformation of benzotriazoles: insights from transformation product identification and compound-specific isotope analysis.
Benzotriazoles are widely used domestic and industrial corrosion inhibitors and have become omnipresent organic micropollutants in the aquatic environment. Here, the range of aerobic biologicalExpand
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