TY - CHAP A1 - James T. Zacharia ED1 - Stephen Kudom Donyinah Y1 - 2019-04-10 PY - 2019 T1 - Degradation Pathways of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in the Environment N2 - This book consists of four technical articles and an introduction that discusses the characteristics of persistent organic pollutant (POP) behavior, covering organic matter in lake sediments, degradation pathways of POPs and specific pesticides, and the adaptation mechanisms of bacteria. The contributing articles are from authors with different backgrounds and specialties from reputable organizations and institutions. The book analyzes the effects of POPs and their characteristic behavior in different environments. Readers will hopefully gain interesting knowledge from this book. BT - Persistent Organic Pollutants SP - Ch. 3 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.79645 DO - 10.5772/intechopen.79645 SN - 978-1-78985-808-2 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2021-11-30 ER -