Abstract View

Author(s): Prashant Mundeja*, Manish Kumar Rai, Deepak Kumar Sahu, Kalpana Wani, Mamta Nirmal, Joyce Rai

Email(s): prashantmundeja@gmail.com

Address: School of Studies in Chemistry Pt. Ravishankar Shukla University, Raipur (Chhattisgarh), 492010, India
Chhattisgarh Council of Science and Technology, Raipur (Chhattisgarh), 492007

Published In:   Volume - 34,      Issue - 1,     Year - 2021

DOI: 10.52228/JRUB.2021-34-1-5  

Pentachlorophenol (PCP) (2,3,4,5,6- pentachlorophenol) is an organochlorine compound used as a pesticide and a disinfectant. PCP is used as a herbicide, insecticide, fungicide and disinfectant. Some applications include agricultural seeds (for nonfood uses), leather, masonry, wood preservation, cooling tower water, rope, and paper mills. Determination of Pentachlorophenol was based on the reaction of PCP with concentrated nitric acid followed by potassium iodide for the liberation of iodine. Liberated iodine reacted with leuco malachite green for the formation of green colour dye which was measured at 610 nm against a reagent blank. Parameters affecting the reaction were studied. The interfering effect of various species was also investigated and the methods were applied on some vegetables and fruit samples.

Cite this article:
Mundeja et al. (2021). Determination of Pentachlorophenol in Environmental Samples by Spectrophotometry. Journal of Ravishankar University (Part-B: Science), 34(1), pp. 35-40.DOI: https://doi.org/10.52228/JRUB.2021-34-1-5

Ali, R. R. Jorfi, S.,  Asgari, G.,   Zamani, F., Almasi, H. and   Masoumi, Z. (2018). A comparative study on the removal of pentachlorophenol using copper-impregnated pumice and zeolite. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 6(2), 3342-3348.

Anadon, A., Martinez, M., Martinez, M.A., Diaz, M.J., Martinez-Larranaga, M.R., Toxicokinetics of lambda-cyhalothrin in rats, Toxicology Letters, 2006, 165, 47–56.

Bartlett, D. W., Clough, J. M.,  Godwin, J. R., Hall, A. A., Hamer, M. and Parr-Dobrzanski, B. (2002)The strobilurin fungicides. Pest Management Science, 58, 649 – 662.

Chen, T., Chen, G., Identification and quantitation of pyrethroid pesticide residues in vegetables by solid-phase extraction and liquid chromatography/electrospray ionization ion trap mass spectrometry, Rapid Communication in Mass Spectrometry, 2007, 21, 1848–1854.

Du, L., Sifan Li, Qi, L., Hou, Y., Zeng, Y., Xu, W., Wang, H., Zhao X. and Sun C.,  (2014) Metabonomic analysis of the joint toxic action of long-term low-level exposure to a mixture of fourorganophosphate pesticides in rat plasm, Molecular BioSystems, 10,  1153—1161.

Grimalt, S, S. and Dehouck, P., (2016), Review of analytical methods for the determination of pesticide residues in grapes, Journal of Chromatography A, 1433, 1–23.

Kolberg, D. I., Prestes, O. D., Adaime, M. B., Zanella, R., Development of a fast multiresidue method for the determination of pesticides in dry samples (wheat grains, flour and bran) using QuEChERS based method and GC–MS, Food Chemistry, 2011, 125, 1436–1442.

 Kumar, B. , Dagar, P. , (2016), Leaching BehaviourOfAzoxystrobin In Clay Loam SoilUnder Continuous Flow Conditions  international jurnal of reasurch and Growth.

Lozowicka, B., Ilyasova, G., Kaczynski, P., Jankowska, M., Rutkowska, E., Hrynko, I., Mojsak, P., Szabunko, J., (2016), Multi-residue methods for the determination of over four hundred pesticides in solid and liquid high sucrose content matrices by tandem mass spectrometry coupled with gas and liquid chromatograph, Talanta, 151, 51-61.

Liu, Z.,   Zheng, G. and  Liu, Z. (2020) Organochlorine Pesticides in Surface Water of Jiuxi Valley, China: Distribution, Source Analysis, and Risk Evaluation.Journal of Chemistry, 2020, 1-8.

Mahdavian, S. E., Somashekar, R. K., Synthetic Pyrethroides Multiresidue in Grapes from Southern India, Kathmandu University Journal Of Science, Engineering And Technology, 2010, 6 (2), 104-110.

Manigandan, G., Nelson, R., Jeevan, P., Biodegradation of lambda cyhalothrin by Pseuodomonas fluorescens and Trichoderma viridae. (HPLC), Journal of Microbiology Biotechnology Research, 2013, 3 (5), 42-47.

 Nesakumar, N., Ramachandra, B. L., Sethuraman, S., Krishnan, U. M., Rayappan, J. B. B., (2016), Evaluation of Inhibition Efficiency for the Detection of Captan, 2,3,7,8-Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin, Pentachlorophenol and Carbosulfan in Water: An Electrochemical Approach, Bull Environ Contamination  Toxicology, 96, 217–223.

Qing, G., Xia, L., Li, T., Bo-Yang, Y., Simultaneous Determination of 26 Pesticide Residues in 5 Chinese Medicinal Materials Using Solid-phase Extraction and GC-ECD Method, Chinese Journal of Natural Medicines, 2009, 7, 0210−0216.

Shinger, M. I., Elbashir, A. A., Ahmed, H. E., Aboul-Enein, H. Y., Simultaneous determination of cypermethrin and fenvalerate residues in tomato by gas chromatography and their applications to kinetic studies after field treatment, Biomedical Chromatography, 2012, 26, 589–593.

Wang L., Zang,  X., Chang Q., Wang, C. and Wang, Z., (2014), A graphene-coated magnetic nanocomposite for the enrichment of fourteen pesticides in tomato and rape samples prior to their determination by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry,  Analytical Methods, 6, 253–260.

Yadav, I. C. and Devi, N. L. (2017). Pesticides Classification and Its Impact on Human and Environment. Environ. Sci. & Engg. Toxicology, 6, 140 -158.

Zhang, Y., Wang, Z., Wu, L., Pei, Y., Chen, P., and  Cui, Y., (2014),  Rapid simultaneous detection of multi-pesticide residues on apple using SERS technique, Analyst, 6, 5148–5154.

Related Images:

Recent Images

Study of the Enhanced Efficiency of Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells by Optimizing Anti Reflecting Coating using PC1D Simulation
Formulation of Topical Itraconazole Nanostructured Lipid Carriers (Nlc) Gel for Onychomycosis
Cosmetic Testing Equipment: Device and Types of Equipment for Dermatological Evaluation for Women’s Skin
Oxidative stress: Insights into the Pathogenesis and Treatment of Alopecia
UV Spectroscopy Analysis for Itraconazole
Challenges and Potential of Perovskite Solar Cells
Kinetic Study of Solvent Effect on the Hydrolysis of  Mono-3, 5-Dimethylaniline Phosphate
OLED: New Generation Display Technology
Parametric study of AlGAN/GaN UV-Led Based on Quantum Confined Stark Effect (QCSE)
Analysis of High Efficient Perovskite Solar Cells Using Machine Learning


Recomonded Articles:

Author(s): Harshita Sharma; Anushree Saha; Chhaya Bhatt; Kalpana Wani; Ajay Kumar Sahu; Jyoti Goswami; Arun Kumar Mishra; Manish Kumar Rai*; Joyce Rai

DOI: 10.52228/JRUB.2020-33-1-3         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Prashant Mundeja*; Manish Kumar Rai; Deepak Kumar Sahu; Kalpana Wani; Mamta Nirmal; Joyce Rai

DOI: 10.52228/JRUB.2021-34-1-5         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Kalpana Wani; Prashant Mundeja; Mamta Nirmal; Vindhiya Patel; Raisa Khatoon; Ajay Kumar Sahu; Deepak Kumar Sahu; Manish Kumar Rai; Joyce Rai; Pushpy Michael

DOI: 10.52228/JRUB.2017-30-1-8         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Princy Dugga; Shamsh Pervez; Rakesh Kumar Sahu; Madhuri Verma; Shahina Bano; Manas Kanti Deb

DOI: 10.52228/JRUB.2017-30-1-5         Access: Open Access Read More

Author(s): Mamta Nirmal; Prashant Mundeja; Kalpana Wan; Vindhiya Patel; Raisa Khatoon; Ajay Kumar Sahu; Deepak Kumar Sahu; Manish Kumar Rai, Joyce Rai; Pushpy Michael

DOI: 10.52228/JRUB.2017-30-1-7         Access: Open Access Read More