Blanca Antizar-Ladislao

Summary

Affiliation: University of Edinburgh
Location: Edinburgh, UK
URL: http://www.see.ed.ac.uk/~baladisl
Summary:
Senior Lecturer (Associated Professor) in Environmental Engineering

Publications

  1. ncbi Simulation of bioremediation of chlorophenols in a sandy aquifer
    B Antizar-Ladislao
    Division of Environmental and Water Resources Engineering, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel
    Water Res 37:238-44. 2003
  2. doi Integrated method in international development for water solutions using the rights-based approach
    P Byars
    Institute for Infrastructure and Environment, School of Engineering, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH9 3JL, Scotland, UK
    Water Sci Technol 60:2713-20. 2009
  3. doi Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, polychlorinated biphenyls, phthalates and organotins in northern Atlantic Spain's coastal marine sediments
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    School of Engineering and Electronics, University of Edinburgh, William Rankine Building, Edinburgh, United KingdomEH9 3JL
    J Environ Monit 11:85-91. 2009
  4. doi Bioremediation and biovalorisation of olive-mill wastes
    J A Morillo
    Departamento de Microbiologia, Facultad de Farmacia, Campus de Cartuja, s n 18071, Granada, Spain
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 82:25-39. 2009
  5. doi Molecular microbial and chemical investigation of the bioremediation of two-phase olive mill waste using laboratory-scale bioreactors
    J A Morillo
    Departamento de Microbiologia, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Granada, Campus de Cartuja, S N, 18071 Granada, Spain
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 79:309-17. 2008
  6. ncbi Environmental levels, toxicity and human exposure to tributyltin (TBT)-contaminated marine environment. a review. b_antizar@hotmail.com
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    Department of Water and Environment Science and Technology, University of Cantabria, Bulevar Ronda Rufino Peón 254, 39316 Torrelavega, Cantabria, Spain
    Environ Int 34:292-308. 2008
  7. ncbi Bioremediation of contaminated mixtures of desert mining soil and sawdust with fuel oil by aerated in-vessel composting in the Atacama Region (Chile)
    Alex Godoy-Faúndez
    Department of Chemical Engineering and Bioprocesses, Pontifica Universidad Catolica de Chile, Chile
    J Hazard Mater 151:649-57. 2008
  8. ncbi Bioconversion of municipal solid waste to glucose for bio-ethanol production
    Aiduan Li
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University College London, London, UK
    Bioprocess Biosyst Eng 30:189-96. 2007
  9. ncbi Enhanced in situ bioremediation of phenol in bioestimulated unsaturated and saturated sand-bed columns
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Water Environ Res 78:2447-55. 2006
  10. ncbi The influence of different temperature programmes on the bioremediation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in a coal-tar contaminated soil by in-vessel composting
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    Imperial College London, Wye Campus, Wye, Ashford, TN25 5AH, United Kingdom
    J Hazard Mater 144:340-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi Simulation of bioremediation of chlorophenols in a sandy aquifer
    B Antizar-Ladislao
    Division of Environmental and Water Resources Engineering, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel
    Water Res 37:238-44. 2003
    ..A relationship between the octanol water partitioning (Kow) values and the experimental degradation rates (k1) was found...
  2. doi Integrated method in international development for water solutions using the rights-based approach
    P Byars
    Institute for Infrastructure and Environment, School of Engineering, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH9 3JL, Scotland, UK
    Water Sci Technol 60:2713-20. 2009
    ..It proposes an 'integrated method', a way of combining technology, community participation and education...
  3. doi Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, polychlorinated biphenyls, phthalates and organotins in northern Atlantic Spain's coastal marine sediments
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    School of Engineering and Electronics, University of Edinburgh, William Rankine Building, Edinburgh, United KingdomEH9 3JL
    J Environ Monit 11:85-91. 2009
    ....
  4. doi Bioremediation and biovalorisation of olive-mill wastes
    J A Morillo
    Departamento de Microbiologia, Facultad de Farmacia, Campus de Cartuja, s n 18071, Granada, Spain
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 82:25-39. 2009
    ....
  5. doi Molecular microbial and chemical investigation of the bioremediation of two-phase olive mill waste using laboratory-scale bioreactors
    J A Morillo
    Departamento de Microbiologia, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad de Granada, Campus de Cartuja, S N, 18071 Granada, Spain
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 79:309-17. 2008
    ..Overall, this work highlights that indigenous microbiota within the bioreactors through stimulation of the fungal fraction, is able to degrade the polyphenolic content without the inoculation of specific microorganisms...
  6. ncbi Environmental levels, toxicity and human exposure to tributyltin (TBT)-contaminated marine environment. a review. b_antizar@hotmail.com
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    Department of Water and Environment Science and Technology, University of Cantabria, Bulevar Ronda Rufino Peón 254, 39316 Torrelavega, Cantabria, Spain
    Environ Int 34:292-308. 2008
    ..It is concluded that investigations on experimental toxicity, dietary intake, potential human health effects and development of new sustainable technologies to remove TBT compounds are clearly necessary...
  7. ncbi Bioremediation of contaminated mixtures of desert mining soil and sawdust with fuel oil by aerated in-vessel composting in the Atacama Region (Chile)
    Alex Godoy-Faúndez
    Department of Chemical Engineering and Bioprocesses, Pontifica Universidad Catolica de Chile, Chile
    J Hazard Mater 151:649-57. 2008
    ..This study recommends a S:SD ratio 1:3 and a correct nutrient balance in order to achieve a maximum overall hydrocarbon removal of fuel oil in the weathered and aged contaminated wastes...
  8. ncbi Bioconversion of municipal solid waste to glucose for bio-ethanol production
    Aiduan Li
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University College London, London, UK
    Bioprocess Biosyst Eng 30:189-96. 2007
    ..The contribution of enzyme loading and acid concentration was significantly higher (49.39 and 47.70%, respectively), than the contribution of temperature during steam treatment (0.13%) to the glucose yield...
  9. ncbi Enhanced in situ bioremediation of phenol in bioestimulated unsaturated and saturated sand-bed columns
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel
    Water Environ Res 78:2447-55. 2006
    ..5 NTU) compared with the saturated columns (6.4 mg/g and 14.0 NTU). A high concentration of phenol releases in the sand-bed columns resulted in an initial inhibition of microbial activity and destabilization of the attached biomass...
  10. ncbi The influence of different temperature programmes on the bioremediation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in a coal-tar contaminated soil by in-vessel composting
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    Imperial College London, Wye Campus, Wye, Ashford, TN25 5AH, United Kingdom
    J Hazard Mater 144:340-7. 2007
    ..Varying the temperature during in-vessel composting to comply with regulatory requirements for pathogen control, promoted contaminant biodegradation, microbial activity and compost maturation...
  11. ncbi Bioremediation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAH) in an aged coal-tar-contaminated soil using different in-vessel composting approaches
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    Imperial College London, Wye Campus, Ashford, Kent TN25 5AH, United Kingdom
    J Hazard Mater 137:1583-8. 2006
    ..However, using a variable temperature profile TP1 during in-vessel composting of a soil amended with fresh green waste is required to promote contaminant degradation and pathogen control...
  12. ncbi Biodegradation of 2,4,6-trichlorophenol and associated hydraulic conductivity reduction in sand-bed columns
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    Imperial College London, Wye Campus, Wye, Ashford, Kent TN25 5AH, UK
    Chemosphere 64:339-49. 2006
    ..The fastest hydraulic conductivity reductions were observed in the sand-bed column operated at the highest recirculating water velocity and highest cumulative load of 2,4,6-TCP following 365 d of continuous treatment (p<0.05)...
  13. ncbi Investigation of organic matter dynamics during in-vessel composting of an aged coal-tar contaminated soil using fluorescence excitation-emission spectroscopy
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    Imperial College London, Wye Campus, Agriculture Science, High Street, Wye, Ashford, Kent TN25 5AH, United Kingdom
    Chemosphere 64:839-47. 2006
    ..Finally, the fluorescence index can be applied to investigate the origin of humic substances and fulvic acids, and the humification or maturation of compost...
  14. ncbi Degradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in an aged coal tar contaminated soil under in-vessel composting conditions
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    Imperial College London, Wye Campus, Department of Agricultural Science, Wye, Ashford, Kent TN25 5AH, UK
    Environ Pollut 141:459-68. 2006
    ..8:1 and T 38 degrees C. Thus, it is recommended to maintain operational conditions during in-vessel composting of PAH-solid waste close to these values...
  15. ncbi In-vessel composting--bioremediation of aged coal tar soil: effect of temperature and soil/green waste amendment ratio
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    Imperial College London, Wye Campus, Wye, Ashford, Kent TN25 5AH, United Kingdom
    Environ Int 31:173-8. 2005
    ....
  16. ncbi Biosorption of phenol and chlorophenols by acclimated residential biomass under bioremediation conditions in a sandy aquifer
    B Antizar-Ladislao
    Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Haifa 32000, Israel
    Water Res 38:267-76. 2004
    ..The results of the present study should be introduced in mathematical models developed to predict the effect of biomass fate and transport of contaminants in aquifers during bioremediation conditions...
  17. ncbi Kinetics of biodegradation during remediation of consecutive accidental spills of chlorophenols in a sandy aquifer
    B Antizar-Ladislao
    Division of Environmental and Water Resources Engineering, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel
    Water Sci Technol 47:157-64. 2003
    ..Aggregation of cells has been hypothesized as one of the causes for low biodegradation rates found in the field compared to those calculated using biodegradation rate constants determined in batch culture...
  18. doi Baseline of butyltin contamination in sediments of Sundarban mangrove wetland and adjacent coastal regions, India
    Blanca Antizar-Ladislao
    Institute for Infrastructure and Environment, School of Engineering, University of Edinburgh, William Rankine Building, Edinburgh, EH9 3JL, UK
    Ecotoxicology 20:1975-83. 2011
    ..This study indicated that the majority of the analyzed stations were in the highest range of priority, due to high TBT concentrations...