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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2006 Vol.7 No.101 P.371~375


Effects of surfactant on biodesulfurization by Corynebacterium sp. ZD-1 in the presence of organic phase

Author(s):  Wang Miao-Dong, Li Wei, Shi Yao, Wang Da-Hui, Feng Hai

Affiliation(s):  College of Pharmacy, Zhejiang University of Technology, Hangzhou 310014, China; more

Corresponding email(s):   wangmd9999@163.com, fenghai289289@163.com

Key Words:  Biodesulfurization, Tween-80, Dibenzothiophene, Corynebacterium sp.

Wang Miao-Dong, Li Wei, Shi Yao, Wang Da-Hui, Feng Hai. Effects of surfactant on biodesulfurization by Corynebacterium sp. ZD-1 in the presence of organic phase[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2006, 7(101): 371~375.

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The effects of surfactants on dibenzothiophene (DBT) degradation by Corynebacterium sp. ZD-1 were investigated in hydrocarbon aqueous biphasic (O/W) systems in shake flask. Among Brij-35, tween-80, Triton-100X and β-cyclodextrin, tween-80 was a suitable surfactant to improve the desulfurization rate of dibenzothiophene. The amount of 2-hydroxybiphenyl (2-HBP) formed with tween-80 present was about 50% more than that formed without surfactant. The results demonstrated that tween-80 could improve the mass transfer of DBT between organic and aqueous phases, and could be used in dibenzothiophene biodesulfurization systems.

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