Reactivity of two models of non-ionic surfactants with ozone

21Citations
Citations of this article
6Readers
Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
Get full text

Abstract

The ozonation of ethylene glycol and diethylene glycol mono- n-octylether (models of non-ionic surfactants) has been performed in aqueous solution at pH 4 and pH 9.5. The experiments at acidic pH show that the methylene groups adjacent to the ethereal oxygens are transformed into carbonyl groups. At alkaline pH the aliphatic chain is cleaved. Kinetic experiments allow to suggest a reaction mechanism.

Cite

CITATION STYLE

APA

Brambilla, A., Bolzacchini, E., Orlandi, M., Polesello, S., & Rindone, B. (1997). Reactivity of two models of non-ionic surfactants with ozone. Water Research, 31(8), 1839–1846. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0043-1354(96)00269-2

Register to see more suggestions

Mendeley helps you to discover research relevant for your work.

Already have an account?

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free