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Environmental Engineering Research 1997;2(4): 245-250.
Substrate Interaction Analysis in the Degradations of Benzene and Toluene by Alcaligenes xylosoxidans Y234
Sung Ho Yeom, and Young Je Yoo
Department of Chemical Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul 151-742, Korea
Corresponding Author: Young Je Yoo ,
Received: July 16, 1997;  Accepted: December 16, 1997.
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Substrate interaction between benzene and toluene in the biodegradation by Alcaligenes xylosoxidans Y234 was analyzed using orthogonal array table, a kind of experimental design. It showed that the effect of benzene on toluene degradation was about twice as high as that of toluene on benzene degradation. Also, overall degradation properties were found to be dominated by benzene. The equations based on the orthogonal array table predicted the degradation behaviors of benzene and toluene well.
Keywords: substrate interaction | biodegradation | Alcaligenes | orthogonal array table
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