Biological activity and environmental impact of anionic surfactants.

  title={Biological activity and environmental impact of anionic surfactants.},
  author={T. Cserh{\'a}ti and E. Forg{\'a}cs and Gyula Oros},
  journal={Environment international},
  volume={28 5},
  • T. Cserháti, E. Forgács, Gyula Oros
  • Published 2002
  • Chemistry, Medicine
  • Environment international
  • The newest results concerning the biological activity and environmental fate of anionic surfactants are collected and critically evaluated. The chemical and physicochemical parameters related to the biological activity and the field of application are briefly discussed. Examples on the effect of anionic surfactants on the cell membranes, on the activity of enzymes, on the binding to various proteins and to other cell components and on their human toxicity are presented and the possible mode of… CONTINUE READING
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