Ecotoxicology of glutaraldehyde: review of environmental fate and effects studies.

@article{Leung2001EcotoxicologyOG,
  title={Ecotoxicology of glutaraldehyde: review of environmental fate and effects studies.},
  author={H W Leung},
  journal={Ecotoxicology and environmental safety},
  year={2001},
  volume={49 1},
  pages={26-39}
}
  • H W Leung
  • Published 2001 in Ecotoxicology and environmental safety
Glutaraldehyde is a biocide used in many industrial applications with potential releases to the environment. This review discusses the environmental fate and effects data on this important biocide. Information drawn from this review indicates that glutaraldehyde is acutely toxic to aquatic organisms. Glutaraldehyde is equally toxic to warm water and cold… CONTINUE READING