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Naphthalene

Known as: Naphthene 
A white, volatile, solid polycyclic hydrocarbon with a strong mothball odor. Naphthalene is obtained from either coal tar or petroleum distillation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Bacterial strains isolated from oil refining wastewater sludge (Fuzhou, China) were used to biodegrade naphthalene in cultured… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Over the past half-century there have been major changes in building materials and consumer products used indoors. Composite-wood… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Current atmospheric models do not include secondary organic aerosol (SOA) production from gas-phase reactions of polycyclic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Summary Bitumen is a complex mixture of hydrocarbons for which microstructural knowledge is incomplete. In an effort to detail… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Tianjin urban/industrial complex is highly polluted by some persistent organic pollutants. In this study, the levels of 16… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Prediction of human response to drugs or chemicals is difficult as a result of the complexity of living organisms. We describe an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
A highly efficient advanced oxidation process for the destruction of organic contaminants in water is reported. The technology is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Muscodor vitigenus is a recently described endophytic fungus of Paullinia paullinioides, a liana growing in the understorey of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A bioluminescent reporter plasmid for naphthalene catabolism (pUTK21) was developed by transposon (Tn4431) insertion of the lux… Expand
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
The capacity of Pseudomonas putida PpG7 (ATCC 17,485) to grow on naphthalene, phenotype Nah(+), is lost spontaneously, and the… Expand
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