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Assessing the environmental partitioning of organic acid compounds

Chad T. Jafvert

Assessing the environmental partitioning of organic acid compounds

by Chad T. Jafvert

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Published by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Research Laboratory, [1990] in Athens, GA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Organic compounds -- Absorption and adsorption.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementChad T. Jafvert.
    SeriesEnvironmental research brief
    ContributionsEnvironmental Research Laboratory (Athens, Ga.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination6 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17782607M

      Lu X.X., Hong Y., Reible D.D. () Assessing Bioavailability of Hydrophobic Organic Compounds and Metals in Sediments Using Freely Available Porewater Concentrations. In: Reible D. (eds) Processes, Assessment and Remediation of Contaminated Sediments. SERDP ESTCP Environmental Remediation Technology, vol 6. Springer, New York, NYCited by: 5. Abstract. As part of the Toxic Substances Management Policy (TSMP) under the revised, but not yet promulgated, Canadian Environmental Protection Act in Canada, the Waste Minimization Prioritization process of the USEPA and the Long-Range Transboundary Air Pollution (LRTAP) Protocol on Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) of the United Nations Environment Program, large numbers of chemical Cited by: 7.

    PAPERS Chad T. Jafvert a. Invited Refereed Book Chapters 1. Jafvert, Chad T. and Janice Heath, "Reactions of Anionic Surfactants in Saturated Soils and Sediments: Distribution of Organic Bases,” Environmental Science and Technology, , Jafvert, Chad T., "Assessing the Environmental Partitioning of Organic Acid.   Partitioning Involving Organic Solvent–Water Mixtures Evaporation and Dissolution of Organic Compounds from Organic Liquid Mixtures–Equilibrium Considerations Questions and Problems Bibliography 11 Partitioning of Nonionic Organic Compounds between Well-Defined Surfaces and Air or Water Price: $

    Acids & Bases in Organic Chemistry Many of the organic reactions you will study involve acid-base reactions. Understanding these reactions will require you to: recognize organic compounds that can serve as acids or bases throw away the idea that anything with an OH is a base and anything with an H is anFile Size: KB. The origin of these organic acids and the motivation for their analyses are unique for each type of matrix. Environmental sample matrices are very diverse and can range from air and atmospheric precipitation such as fog, rain or snow to wastewater, drinking water or landfill leachates and soil pore water.


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Assessing the environmental partitioning of organic acid compounds by Chad T. Jafvert Download PDF EPUB FB2

UNITED STATES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY WASHINGTON, D.C. OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT SUBJECT: FROM: TO: Transmittal of an ORD Research Brief Entitled Assessing the Environmental Partitioning of Organic Acid Compounds (Del iverable,-§A) ourtney Riordan Director, Of f ice MDT Envi ronmental Processes and Effects.

Assessing the environmental partitioning of organic acid compounds. Athens, GA: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Research Laboratory, [] (OCoLC) 11 Partitioning of Nonionic Organic Compounds between Well-Defined Surfaces and Air or Water Introduction Adsorption from Air to Well-Defined Surfaces Adsorption from Water to Inorganic Surfaces Questions and Problems Bibliography Part III Equilibrium Partitioning in Environmental Systems   The information discovered is then applied to quantitatively assessing the environmental behaviour of organic chemicals.

Now in its 2nd edition this book takes a more holistic view on physical-chemical properties of organic compounds. It includes new topics that address aspects of gas/solid partitioning, bioaccumulation, and transformations in. Environmental Organic Chemistry focuses on environmental factors that govern the processes that determine the fate of organic chemicals in natural and engineered systems.

The information discovered is then applied to quantitatively assessing the environmental behaviour of organic chemicals. Now in its 2nd edition this book takes a more holistic view on physical-chemical properties of organic 5/5(2). Standard methods are not available for assessing risks to benthic invertebrates due to VOCs in sediment.

More strongly hydrophobic organic chemicals are frequently assessed by using the equilibrium partitioning (EqP) approach, which predicts the bioavailable fraction of chemical (the concentration dissolved in pore water) from the sediment Cited by: 5.

Octanol-water partitioning (Kow) is considered a key parameter for hydrophobicity and is often applied in the prediction of the environmental fate and exposure of neutral organic compounds. A chemical model (constructed in the ORCHESTRA modeling framework) of an organic soil horizon was used to describe soil solution data (10 cm depth) and assess if seasonal variations in soil solution dissolved organic carbon (DOC) could be explained by purely abiotic (geochemical controls) mechanisms or whether factors related to biological activity are needed.

Preface xiii About the Companion Website xvii 1 General Topic and Overview 1 Introduction / 2 Assessing Organic Chemicals in the Environment / 4 What is This Book All About. / 7 Bibliography / 14 PART I Background Knowledge 17 2 Background Knowledge on Organic Chemicals 19 The Makeup of Organic Compounds / 20 Partitioning in the air-water-octanol system is discussed using these pure substances as surrogates for real environmental systems consisting of air, water, natural organic matter and lipids.

nonionic organic compounds there are only two types of in-teractions that are important: van der Waals interactions and H-bonds (more generally: weak Lewis acid–base or electron donor–acceptor interactions).

Consequently, we can rewrite eq 1 for the partitioning between air and a bulk phase 2 as ln Size,air cavity cohesion vdW cohesion H KG. Assessing Organic Chemicals in the Environment: The Needs and the Tasks / 6 What Is This Book All About. / 8 2 An Introduction to Environmental Organic Chemicals Introduction / 14 The Makeup of Organic Compounds / 14 Classification, Nomenclature, and Examples of Environmental Organic Chemicals / 3 1 Questions and Problems / 5 1.

Examines in a pedagogical way all pertinent molecular and macroscopic processes that govern the distribution and fate of organic chemicals in the environment and provides simple modeling tools to quantitatively describe these processes and their interplay in a given environmental system Treats fundamental aspects of chemistry, physics, and mathematical modeling as applied to environmentally.

Jafvert, Chad T., "Assessing the Environmental Partitioning of Organic Acid Compounds," EPA Research Brief, EPA//M/, 18 pages, May Jafvert; Jan.page 4. Environmental Chemistry What is the study of the source, transport, and fate of natural and man-made chemicals in the environment. It concentrated in animal fat, bioaccumulation led to reproductive effects, killed non-target organisms.

11 Partitioning of Nonionic Organic Compounds Between Well-Defined Surfaces and Air or Water Introduction / Adsorption from Air to Well-Defined Surfaces / Adsorption from Water to Inorganic Surfaces / Questions and Problems / Bibliography / PART III Equilibrium Partitioning in Environmental.

Reliable partitioning data are essential for assessing the bioaccumulation potential and the toxicity of chemicals. In contrast to neutral organic chemicals, the partitioning behavior of ionogenic organic chemicals (IOCs) is still a black box for environmental scientists.

Partitioning to serum albumin, the major protein in blood plasma, strongly influences the freely dissolved concentration of Cited by: Organic Liquid-Water Partitioning where Arw Hi is the enthalpy of transfer of i from water to the organic enthalpy difference is given by the difference between the excess enthalpies of the compound in the two phases: A,H, = H$ -Hi", () The magnitude of the excess enthalpy of a given compound in the organic phase depends, of course, on the natures of both the solvent and.

Environmental Organic Chemistry focuses on environmental factors that govern the processes that determine the fate of organic chemicals in natural and engineered systems. The information discovered is then applied to quantitatively assessing the environmental behaviour of organic chemicals.

Compared to the rate of inorganic reactions, the rate of organic reactions generally is: a) slower because organic particles are ions b) slower because organic particles contain covalent bonds c) faster because organic particles are ions d) faster because organic particles contain covalent bonds.

ENVIRONMENTAL PATHWAYS 13 Physlcochemlcal Properties 13 General Properties 13 Particle Size Analysis for Airborne Pollutants 17 Partitioning 17 Analogy with Other Compounds 17 Mathematical Models 20 (1) Background 20 (2) Required Inputs 23 (3) Information Resources 24 Empirical Methods 24 Environmental.Publisher Summary.

This chapter deals with the discussion of environmental equilibrium, partitioning, and balances. The understanding of the properties of fluids is extended to environmental systems by considering physical and chemical equilibria, mass and energy balances, and their effects on the movement and change of contaminants from one environmental medium to another.Acid base properties of organic compounds are essentially the same as inorganic acid (mineral acid) properties and inorganic base properties.

All organic acids and organic bases are weak acids and weak bases, however, while there are both strong and weak inorganic acids and bases. Strong acids exhibit the properties of acids (e.g.

low pH, hydrogen ions in solution, and corrosiveness) more Author: Harlan Bengtson.