- Determining the dispersibility of South Louisiana crude oil by eight oil dispersant products listed on the NCP Product ScheduleAlbert D Venosa
Office of Research and Development ORD, U S Environmental Protection Agency, 26 W Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45268, USA
Mar Pollut Bull 66:73-7. 2013..Of the eight dispersants tested, only three gave satisfactory results in the laboratory flasks at both temperatures...
- Biodegradability of dispersed crude oil at two different temperaturesA D Venosa
US Environmental Protection Agency, 26 W Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45268, United States
Mar Pollut Bull 54:545-53. 2007..Dispersed oil biodegraded rapidly at 20 degrees C and less rapidly at 5 degrees C, in line with the hypothesis that the ultimate fate of dispersed oil in the sea is rapid loss by biodegradation...
- Biodegradability of lingering crude oil 19 years after the Exxon Valdez oil spillAlbert D Venosa
US Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, Ohio 45268, USA
Environ Sci Technol 44:7613-21. 2010..Most of the observed biodegradation was due to the presence of dissolved oxygen. Nitrogen was a limiting factor but oxygen was the predominant one...
- Protocol for laboratory testing of crude-oil bioremediation products in freshwater conditionsJ R Haines
National Risk Management Research Laboratory, US Environmental Protection Agency, 26 Martin Luther King Drive, Cincinnati, OH 45268, USA
J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol 30:107-13. 2003..Differences in product performance were easily distinguishable using the protocol, and performance targets for alkane and aromatic hydrocarbon degradation are suggested...