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- Waller, Natasha J., et al. Show all 2 Author
- Environmental toxicology and chemistry 2009 v.28 no.1 pp. 65-70
- soil microorganisms; microbial activity; antimicrobial agents; personal care products; pollutants; soil pollution; provenance; soaps; sewage treatment; biosolids; soil respiration; nitrification; soil enzymes; carbon; nitrogen; sandy soils; clay soils; nitrates; nitrites; acid phosphatase; alkaline phosphatase; beta-glucosidase; chitinase
- ... Triclosan (TCS) antimicrobial compound is used in personal care products such as shampoos and soaps. The TCS compound can survive the treatment process and is often present in the sewage effluent and biosolids. We investigated the impact of TCS upon selected microbiological and biochemical parameters in two contrasting Australian soils. Substrate-induced respiration and nitrification, plus activit ...