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Applied Bioremediation Publications

Scheutz, C., M. Broholm, N. Durant, E. Bregtrupweeth, T. Jorgenson, P. Dennis, C. Jacobson, E. Cox, J. Chambon and P. Bjerg, 2010. Field evaluation of biological enhanced reductive dechlorination of chloroethenes in clayey till. Environ. Sci. Technol. 44: 5134–5141. View Abstract

Nicholson, J., 2010. Bioaugmentation, the Case for using it at contaminated sites. HazMat Management Summer 2010. View Article

Peale, James, E. Bakkom, F. Lakhwala , J. Mueller , J. Molin, 2008. TCE plume remediation via ISCR-enhanced bioremediation utilizing EHC® and KB-1®. Remediation. Autumn, 2008, pages 19-31. View Abstract

Friis A.K., A.C. Heimann, R. Jakobsen, H.J. Albrechtsen, E. Cob, P.L. Bjerg, 2007. Temperature dependence of anaerobic TCE-dechlorination in a highly enriched Dehalococcoides-containing culture. Water Research 41: 355 – 364. View Abstract

Deprato, R. and P. Dennis, 2007. The advantages and challenges of chlorinated solvent bioremediation in Florida. Florida Specifier. October 2007. View Article

Duhamel, M. and E.A. Edwards, 2006.  Microbial Composition of Chlorinated Ethene-Degrading Cultures Dominated by Dehalococcoides. FEMS Microbiol. Ecol. 58: 538-49. View Article

Major, D., M. McMaster, E. Cox, E. Edwards, S. Dworatzek, E. Hendrickson, M. Starr, J. Payne and L. Buonamici, 2002. Field Demonstration of Successful Bioaugmentation to Achieve Dechlorination of Tetrachloroethene to Ethene. Environ. Sci. Technol. 36: 5106-5116. View Abstract

Biodegradation Publications

Scheutz, C., N.D. Durant, M.H. Hansen, P.L. Bjerg, 2011. Natural and enhanced anaerobic degradation of 1,1,1-trichloroethane and its degradation products in the subsurface.  A critical review. Water Research 45: 2701-2723. View Abstract

Grostern, A., M. Duhamel, S. Dworatzek and E.A. Edwards, 2010. Chloroform respiration to dichloromethane by a Dehalobacter population. Environmental Microbiology 12: 1053-1060. View Abstract

Duhamel, M., S.D. Wehr, L. Yu, H. Rizvi, D. Seepersad, S. Dworatzek, E.E. Cox, and E.A. Edwards, 2002. Comparison of anaerobic dechlorinating enrichment cultures maintained on tetrachloroethene, trichloroethene, cis-1,2-dichloroethene and vinyl chloride. Water Research 36: 4193-4202. View Abstract

Grostern, A. and E.A. Edwards, 2006. Growth of Dehalobacter and Dehalococcoides spp. during Degradation of Chlorinated Ethanes. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 72: 428–436. View Article

Maymo-Gatell, X., T. Anguish, and S.H. Zinder, 1999. Reductive dechlorination of chlorinated ethenes and 1,2-dichloroethane by “Dehalococcoides ethenogenes” 195. Appl. Environ. Microbiol.,
65: 3108–3113. View Article

Maymo-Gatell, X., Y.-T. Chien, J.M. Gossett, and S.H. Zinder, 1997. Isolation of a bacterium that reductively dechlorinates tetrachloroethene to ethene. Science, 276: 1568–1571. View Abstract

Jones E. J. P., M. A. Voytek, M.M. Lorah, J. D. Kirshtein, 2006. Characterization of a Microbial Consortium Capable of Rapid and Simultaneous Dechlorination of 1,1,2,2-Tetrachloroethane and Chlorinated Ethane and Ethene Intermediates Bioremediation Journal, Volume 10: 153 – 168. View Abstract

M. Duhamel , K. Mo, E.A. Edwards, 2004. Characterization of a highly enriched Dehalococcoides containing culture that grows on vinyl chloride and trichloroethene. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 70: 5538-45. View Article

Grostern, A., and E. A. Edwards, 2006. A 1,1,1-trichloroethane-degrading anaerobic mixed microbial culture enhances biotransformation of mixtures of chlorinated ethenes and ethanes. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 72:7849-7856. View Article

Bioremediation of DNAPLs 

Hood, E.D., D.W. Major, and G. Driedger, 2007. The effect of concentrated electron donors on the solubility of trichloroethene. Ground Water Monitoring & Remediation 27 pages 93–9. View Abstract

Kaplan A.R. J. Munkata-Marr and T.H. Illangasekare, 2008 Biodegradation of residual dense non aqueous-phase liquid tetrachloroethene: Effects on mass transfer. Bioremediation Journal, 12: 21–31. View Abstract

Sleep B.E., D.J Seepersad., K. Mo, C.M.Heidorn, L. Hrapovic, P.L.Morrill, M.L. McMaster, E.D.Hood, C. Lebron, B.Sherwood Lollar, D.W .Major, E.A. Edwards, 2006. Biological enhancement of tetrachloroethene dissolution and associated microbial community changes. Environ Sci Technol. 40: 3623-33. View Abstract

M. Harkness, A. Fisher, M. D. Lee, E. E. Mack, J. A. Payne, S. Dworatzek, J. Roberts, C. Acheson, R. Herrmann, A. Possolo, 2012. Use of statistical tools to evaluate the reductive decholorination of high levels of TCE in microcosm studies. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 131: 100-118 View Abstract

Dehalococcoides/Molecular Genetic Testing Publications

van der Zaan, B., F. Hannes, N. Hoekstra, H. Rijnaarts,W. M. de Vos, H. Smidt, and J. Gerritse, 2010. Correlation of Dehalococcoides 16S rRNA and chloroethene-reductive dehalogenase genes with geochemical conditions in chloroethene-contaminated groundwater. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 76: 843–850. View Article

Scheutz, C., N. Durant, P. Dennis, M. Heisterberg, T. Jørgensen, R. Jakobsen, E.  Cox, and P. L. Bjerg, 2008. Concurrent ethene generation and growth of Dehalococcoides containing vinyl chloride reductive dehalogenase genes during a stimulated reductive dechlorination field demonstration.  Environ. Sci. Technol. 42: 9302–9309. View Abstract

Lu, X., J. T. Wilson, D. H. Kampbell, 2006. Relationship between Dehalococcoides DNA in ground water and rates of reductive dechlorination at field scale. Water Research 40: 3131- 3140. View Abstract

Waller, A. S., R. Krajmalnik-Brown, F.E. Löffler and E.A. Edwards, 2005. Multiple reductive-dehalogenase-homologous genes are simultaneously transcribed during dechlorination by Dehalococcoides-containing cultures. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 71: 8257–8264. View Article

Dennis, P., 2005. Why the type of bacteria matter in bioremediation. Pollution Engineering. January 2005.   View Article

Müller, J.A., B.M. Rosner, G. von Abendroth, G. Meshulam-Simon, P. L. McCarty, and A. M. Spormann, 2004. Molecular identification of the catabolic vinyl chloride reductase from Dehalococcoides sp. strain VS and its environmental distribution. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 70(8): 4880–4888. View Article

Hendrickson, E.R., J. A. Payne, R. M. Young, M.G. Star, M. P. Perry, S. Fahnestock, D. E. Ellis and R.C. Ebersole, 2002. Molecular analysis of Dehalococcoides 16S ribosomal DNA from chloroethene-contaminated sites throughout North America and Europe. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 68:485-495. View Abstract

Zero Valent Iron

O’Hara, S., T. Krug, J. Quinn, C. Clausen, C. Geiger, 2006. Field and laboratory evaluation of the treatment of DNAPL source zones using emulsified zero-valent iron. Remediation. Spring 2006: 35-56. View Abstract