Schmidt, Torsten Claus; Morgenroth, Eberhard; Schirmer, Mario; Effenberger, Mathias; Haderlein, Stefan B.:

Use and occurrence of fuel oxygenates in Europe.

In: ACS Symposium Series (ACS Symp.Ser.), Jg. 799 (2002) ; Oxygenates in Gasoline, S. 58-79
ISSN: 0097-6156
Zeitschriftenaufsatz / Fach: Chemie
A review concerning the use, consumption, pertinent regulations for, and preliminary studies of fuel oxygenates, particularly Me tert-Bu ether, in groundwater and surface water in Europe, is given. Topics discussed include: fuel oxygenate regulation and consumption; storage facilities; environmental and drinking water regulations; and occurrence in aq. systems (diffuse input and background concns., point source releases).