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Circular Economy

Genetic features of BEL-1-producing and KPC-2-producing E. coli from hospital wastewater: human source or sewages adaptation
24/06/2024 - Hospital sewage is an ecosystem that facilitates the transfer of antibiotic and heavy metal resistance genes and the interaction of human and environmental bacteria. In this environment, we have...
Fundamental insights and recent advances in catalytic oxidation processes using ozone for the control of volatile organic compounds
22/06/2024 - The development of technologies for highly efficient treatment of emissions containing low concentrations of volatile organic compounds (VOCs) remains an important challenge. Catalytic oxidation...
Combination of irradiated chitosan and microbial agent to reduce downy mildew on grapevine cv. Thompson seedless
18/06/2024 - Globally sustainable disease management ensuring high quality in grapes is in demand as it holds significant importance as a versatile fruit for consumption, winemaking, and production of various...
Long-term pollen season trends of Fraxinus (ash), Quercus (oak) and Ambrosia artemisiifolia (ragweed) as indicators of anthropogenic climate change impact
19/06/2024 - The ongoing climatic change, together with atmospheric pollution, influences the timing, duration and intensity of pollen seasons of some allergenic plant taxa. To study these influences, we...
Ecological consequences of biochar and hydrochar amendments in soil: assessing environmental impacts and influences
20/06/2024 - Anthropogenic activities have caused irreversible consequences on our planet, including climate change and environmental pollution. Nevertheless, reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and...
Effects of Aromatic Linker Structures on Carbon Dioxide Adsorption and Conversion Performance in Melamine-Based Porous Organic Polymers
18/06/2024 - The climate change is accelerating with the increase in the concentration of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere. CO2 capture and conversion are effective strategies for stabilizing such...
Advancements and Challenges in the Synthesis of Oxymethylene Ethers (OMEs) as Sustainable Transportation Fuels
14/06/2024 - The urgent need for sustainable alternatives to fossil fuels in the transportation sector is driving research into novel energy carriers that can meet the high energy density requirements of...
Emotionality in Transboundary Water: A Case Study of Helmand River
- While a substantial body of literature perceives rationality as the only path for negotiations over the use of the transboundary shared watercourse, recent scholarship has unveiled the role of...
Comparative assessment of deep belief network and hybrid adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system model based on a meta-heuristic optimization algorithm for precise predictions of the potential evapotranspiration
15/06/2024 - Accurately predicting potential evapotranspiration (PET) is crucial in water resource management, agricultural planning, and climate change studies. This research aims to investigate the...
Water use efficiency in China is impacted by climate change and land use and land cover
15/06/2024 - A crucial physiological indicator known as water use efficiency (WUE) (Foley et al.) assesses the trade-off between water loss and carbon uptake. The carbon and water coupling mechanisms, energy...
Bibliometric analysis of research hotspots and trends in the field of volatile organic compound (VOC) emission accounting
17/06/2024 -       Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) have been extensively studied because of their significant roles as precursors of atmospheric ozone and secondary organic aerosol...
Multiple scenario land use simulation based on a coupled MOGA-PLUS model: a case of the Yellow River Basin
17/06/2024 - Land use changes have profoundly influenced global environmental dynamics. The Yellow River (YR), as the world’s fifth-longest river, significantly contributes to regional social and economic...
Heavy metal tolerance and detoxification mechanism mediated by heavy metal resistance genes in compost habitat
17/06/2024 - Heavy metal pollution from compost is one of the most concerned environmental problems, which poses a threat to the ecosystem and human health. This study aims to reveal the heavy metal tolerance...
Biogenic Mn Oxide Generation and Mn(II) Removal by a Manganese Oxidizing Bacterium Bacillus sp. Strain M2
- Abstract Mn(II)-oxidizing bacteria (MOB) are widely distributed in natural environments and can convert soluble Mn(II) into insoluble Mn(III) and Mn(IV). The biogenic manganese...
The Impact of Renewable Energy Development on Regional Carbon Emission Reduction: Based on the Spatio-Temporal Analysis of 30 Provinces in China
- The development of renewable energy has become an important means for the world to cope with climate change, ensure energy security, and protect the ecological environment. Using the panel data of...
Effect of intercropping and biochar amendments on lead removal capacity by Corchorus olitorius and Zea mays
12/06/2024 - Intercropping is a sustainable strategy recognized for boosting crop production and mitigating heavy metal toxicity in contaminated soils. This study investigates the effects of biochar amendments...
The methods for improving the biodegradability of oily sludge: a critical review
13/06/2024 - Biological degradation method, as an environmentally friendly, low-carbon, and clean pollution treatment technology, is widely used for the harmless disposal of oily sludge. The biodegradability...
Phytoremediation mechanism and role of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria in weed plants for eco-restoration of hazardous industrial waste polluted site: a review
13/06/2024 - Plants have numerous strategies for phytoremediation depending upon the characteristic of pollutants. Plant growth promoting rhizobacteria (PGPR) are essential to the process of phytoremediation...
Historical trends of heavy metals applying radio-dating and neutron activation analysis (NAA) in sediment cores, Burullus Lagoon, Egypt
13/06/2024 - Burullus lagoon is part of Egypt’s protected area network. The lagoon serves as a reservoir for drainage water discharged from agricultural areas, and the lake’s sediments provide a unique...
Controlling factors of heavy metal(loid) accumulation in rice: Main and interactive effects
14/06/2024 - Identifying the key determinants of heavy metal(loid) accumulation in rice and quantifying their contributions are critical for precise prediction of heavy metal(loid) concentrations in rice and...
An overview of the occurrence, impact of process parameters, and the fate of antibiotic resistance genes during anaerobic digestion processes
10/06/2024 - Antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) have emerged as a significant global health threat, contributing to fatalities worldwide. Wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) and livestock farms serve as...