Albert J H Janssen

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Affiliation: Wageningen University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi Application of bacteria involved in the biological sulfur cycle for paper mill effluent purification
    Albert J H Janssen
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Sci Total Environ 407:1333-43. 2009
  2. doi Pathways of sulfide oxidation by haloalkaliphilic bacteria in limited-oxygen gas lift bioreactors
    Johannes B M Klok
    Systems and Control Group, Wageningen University, Bornse Weilanden 9, P O Box 17, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Sci Technol 46:7581-6. 2012
  3. ncbi Methanethiol degradation in anaerobic bioreactors at elevated pH (8): reactor performance and microbial community analysis
    Robin C van Leerdam
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Bioresour Technol 99:8967-73. 2008
  4. doi Biological treatment of refinery spent caustics under halo-alkaline conditions
    Marco de Graaff
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Bioresour Technol 102:7257-64. 2011
  5. doi Anaerobic methanethiol degradation and methanogenic community analysis in an alkaline (pH 10) biological process for liquefied petroleum gas desulfurization
    Robin C van Leerdam
    Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, P O Box 8129, 6700EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 101:691-701. 2008
  6. doi A physiologically based kinetic model for bacterial sulfide oxidation
    Johannes B M Klok
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bornse Weilanden 9, P O Box 17, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Water Res 47:483-92. 2013
  7. ncbi Volatile organic sulfur compounds in anaerobic sludge and sediments: biodegradation and toxicity
    Robin C van Leerdam
    Wageningen University, Subdepartment of Environmental Technology, Bomenweg 2, 6703 HD Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 25:3101-9. 2006
  8. ncbi Potentials of biological oxidation processes for the treatment of spent sulfidic caustics containing thiols
    Jan Sipma
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Water Res 38:4331-40. 2004
  9. ncbi Effects of methanethiol on the biological oxidation of sulfide at natron-alkaline conditions
    Pim L F van den Bosch
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Sci Technol 43:453-9. 2009
  10. ncbi Anaerobic methanethiol degradation in upflow anaerobic sludge bed reactors at high salinity (> or =0.5 M Na(+))
    Robin C van Leerdam
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 98:91-100. 2007

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Publications18

  1. doi Application of bacteria involved in the biological sulfur cycle for paper mill effluent purification
    Albert J H Janssen
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Sci Total Environ 407:1333-43. 2009
    ..The sludge was also successfully used in investigation on sulfate reduction with carbon monoxide as the electron donor and the conversion of methanethiol. This shows the biotechnological potential of this complex reactor biomass...
  2. doi Pathways of sulfide oxidation by haloalkaliphilic bacteria in limited-oxygen gas lift bioreactors
    Johannes B M Klok
    Systems and Control Group, Wageningen University, Bornse Weilanden 9, P O Box 17, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Sci Technol 46:7581-6. 2012
    ..These findings emphasize the importance of accurate process control. This work also identifies a need for studies exploring similar pathways in other sulfide oxidizers such as Thiobacillus bacteria...
  3. ncbi Methanethiol degradation in anaerobic bioreactors at elevated pH (8): reactor performance and microbial community analysis
    Robin C van Leerdam
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Bioresour Technol 99:8967-73. 2008
    ..Its optimal growth conditions were 0.2M NaCl, 30 degrees C and pH 8.4. In batch and reactor experiments operated at pH 10, MT was not degraded...
  4. doi Biological treatment of refinery spent caustics under halo-alkaline conditions
    Marco de Graaff
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Bioresour Technol 102:7257-64. 2011
    ..The work shows the potential of halo-alkaliphilic bacteria in mitigating environmental problems caused by alkaline waste...
  5. doi Anaerobic methanethiol degradation and methanogenic community analysis in an alkaline (pH 10) biological process for liquefied petroleum gas desulfurization
    Robin C van Leerdam
    Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, P O Box 8129, 6700EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 101:691-701. 2008
    ..Strain SODA degraded MT, DMS, trimethyl amine, and methanol. Flow sheet simulations revealed that for sufficient MT removal from liquefied petroleum gas, the extraction and biological degradation process should be operated above pH 9...
  6. doi A physiologically based kinetic model for bacterial sulfide oxidation
    Johannes B M Klok
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bornse Weilanden 9, P O Box 17, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Water Res 47:483-92. 2013
    ..The model predicts a maximum S⁰ formation of about 98 mol%. A future challenge is the optimization of this bioprocess by improving the dissolved oxygen control strategy and reactor design...
  7. ncbi Volatile organic sulfur compounds in anaerobic sludge and sediments: biodegradation and toxicity
    Robin C van Leerdam
    Wageningen University, Subdepartment of Environmental Technology, Bomenweg 2, 6703 HD Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Toxicol Chem 25:3101-9. 2006
    ..These results define the operational limits of anaerobic technologies for the treatment of volatile organic sulfur compounds in sulfide-containing wastewater streams...
  8. ncbi Potentials of biological oxidation processes for the treatment of spent sulfidic caustics containing thiols
    Jan Sipma
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Water Res 38:4331-40. 2004
    ..Finally, three different spent caustics solutions from refineries were successfully treated...
  9. ncbi Effects of methanethiol on the biological oxidation of sulfide at natron-alkaline conditions
    Pim L F van den Bosch
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Sci Technol 43:453-9. 2009
    ..Results indicate that MT, DMDS, and DMTS partly adsorb onto the biosulfur particles. At concentrations above 10 microM, these volatile organic sulfur compounds induce biomass decay...
  10. ncbi Anaerobic methanethiol degradation in upflow anaerobic sludge bed reactors at high salinity (> or =0.5 M Na(+))
    Robin C van Leerdam
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 98:91-100. 2007
    ..3 and 8.4. Batch experiments revealed that inhibition of MT degradation started at sodium (both NaCl and NaHCO(3)) concentrations exceeding 0.8 M. Sulfide inhibited MT degradation already around 3 mM (pH 8.3)...
  11. doi Application of a 2-step process for the biological treatment of sulfidic spent caustics
    Marco de Graaff
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, P O Box 17, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Water Res 46:723-30. 2012
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  12. ncbi Sulfide oxidation at halo-alkaline conditions in a fed-batch bioreactor
    Pim L F van den Bosch
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 97:1053-63. 2007
    ..The observed biomass growth yield under SO(4) (2-) producing conditions was 0.86 g N mol(-1) H(2)S. When selectivity for SO(4) (2-) formation was below 5%, almost no biomass growth was observed...
  13. ncbi The effect of pH on thiosulfate formation in a biotechnological process for the removal of hydrogen sulfide from gas streams
    Pim L F van den Bosch
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Sci Technol 42:2637-42. 2008
    ..Based on results of bioreactor experiments and biomass activity tests, a mechanistic model is proposed to describe the relation between S2O3(2-) formation and pH...
  14. ncbi Effect of biologically produced sulfur on gas absorption in a biotechnological hydrogen sulfide removal process
    Wilfred E Kleinjan
    Laboratory of Physical Chemistry and Colloid Science, Wageningen University, P O Box 8038, 6700 EK Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 94:633-44. 2006
    ..A local increase of the hydrophobic sulfur particle concentration near the gas/liquid interface and specific adsorption of H(2)S at the particle surface can result in an increase in the H(2)S absorption rate...
  15. ncbi Kinetics of the chemical oxidation of polysulfide anions in aqueous solution
    Wilfred E Kleinjan
    Laboratory of Physical Chemistry and Colloid Science, Wageningen University, P O Box 8038, 6700 EK Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Water Res 39:4093-100. 2005
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  16. doi Inhibition of microbiological sulfide oxidation by methanethiol and dimethyl polysulfides at natron-alkaline conditions
    Pim L F van den Bosch
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 83:579-87. 2009
    ..This reaction increases the feasibility of biotechnological treatment of gases containing both hydrogen sulfide and methanethiol at natron-alkaline conditions...
  17. ncbi Development of a novel process for the biological conversion of H2S and methanethiol to elemental sulfur
    Jan Sipma
    Sub Department of Environmental Technology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Biotechnol Bioeng 82:1-11. 2003
    ..Additional acetate, added to stimulate growth of methanogenic bacteria to promote granulation, was hardly converted at the termination of the experimental period...
  18. ncbi Equilibrium of the reaction between dissolved sodium sulfide and biologically produced sulfur
    Wilfred E Kleinjan
    Laboratory of Physical Chemistry and Colloid Science, Wageningen University, P O Box 8038, 6700 EK Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 43:228-37. 2005
    ..This results in an apparent decrease of the measured equilibrium constant, K(x)...