Diane Purchase

Professor of Environmental Biotechnology

Natural Sciences, School of Science and Technology

Middlesex University

Bioremediation, Biotechnology, Environmental pollutants, Biofilm, e-waste

BSc, MSc, PhD, PGCHE, FRSB, FIEnvSc, FHEA, MRSC, CBiol

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  1. Oluwadipe, Saeed, Garelick, Hemda ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-4568-2300, McCarthy, Simon ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-0981-8584 and Purchase, Diane ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8071-4385 (2021) A critical review of household recycling barriers in the United Kingdom. Waste Management and Research . ISSN 1096-3669 [Article] (Published online first) (doi:10.1177/0734242X211060619)
  2. Tripathi, Sonam, Chandra, Ram, Purchase, Diane ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8071-4385, Bilal, Muhammad, Mythili, Raja and Yadav, Sangeeta (2022) Quorum sensing - a promising tool for degradation of industrial waste containing persistent organic pollutants. Environmental Pollution, 292 (Part B) , 118342. ISSN 0269-7491 [Article] (doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2021.118342)
  3. Tripathi, Sonam, Purchase, Diane ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8071-4385, Al-Rashed, Sarah and Chnandra, Ram (2022) Microbial community dynamics and their relationships with organic and metal pollutants of sugarcane molasses-based distillery wastewater sludge. Environmental Pollution, 292 (Part A) , 118267. ISSN 0269-7491 [Article] (doi:10.1016/j.envpol.2021.118267)
  4. Pratap, B, Kumar, S, Purchase, Diane ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8071-4385, Bharagava, Ram Naresh ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1092-4181 and Dutta, V (2021) Practice of wastewater irrigation and its impacts on human health and environment: a state of the art. International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology . ISSN 1735-1472 [Article] (Published online first) (doi:10.1007/s13762-021-03682-8)
  5. Kishor, Roop, Purchase, Diane ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8071-4385, Saratale, Ganesh Dattatraya, Ferreira, Luiz Fernando R., Hussain, Chaudhery Mustansar, Mulla, Sikandar I. and Bharagava, Ram Naresh ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-1092-4181 (2021) Degradation mechanism and toxicity reduction of methyl orange dye by a newly isolated bacterium Pseudomonas aeruginosa MZ520730. Journal of Water Process Engineering, 43 , 102300. pp. 1-10. ISSN 2214-7144 [Article] (doi:10.1016/j.jwpe.2021.102300)
  6. Safdar, Muhammad Umair, Mavroulidou, Maria, Gunn, Michael J., Purchase, Diane ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8071-4385, Gary, C., Payne, Ian and Garelick, Jonathan (2021) Towards the development of sustainable ground improvement techniques—biocementation study of an organic soil. Circular Economy and Sustainability . ISSN 2730-597X [Article] (Published online first) (doi:10.1007/s43615-021-00071-8)
  7. Tripathi, Sonam, Sharma, Pooja, Purchase, Diane ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8071-4385, Tiwari, Madhu, Chakrabarty, Debasis and Chandra, Ram (2021) Biodegradation of organo-metallic pollutants in distillery wastewater employing bioaugmentation process. Environmental Technology and Innovation, 23 , 101774. pp. 1-9. ISSN 2352-1864 [Article] (doi:10.1016/j.eti.2021.101774)
  8. Sharma, Pooja, Tripathi, Sonam, Purchase, Diane ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8071-4385 and Chandra, Ram (2021) Integrating phytoremediation into treatment of pulp and paper industry wastewater: Field observations of native plants for the detoxification of metals and their potential as part of a multidisciplinary strategy. Journal of Environmental Chemical Engineering, 9 (4) , 105547. ISSN 2213-3437 [Article] (doi:10.1016/j.jece.2021.105547)
  9. Tripathi, Sonam, Sharma, Pooja, Purchase, Diane ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8071-4385 and Chandra, Ram (2021) Distillery wastewater detoxification and management through phytoremediation employing Ricinus communis L. Bioresource Technology, 333 , 125192. pp. 1-7. ISSN 0960-8524 [Article] (Published online first) (doi:10.1016/j.biortech.2021.125192)
  10. Safdar, Muhammad Umair, Mavroulidou, Maria, Gunn, Michael J., Purchase, Diane ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-8071-4385, Payne, Ian and Garelick, Jonathan (2021) Electrokinetic biocementation of an organic soil. Sustainable Chemistry and Pharmacy, 21 , 100405. ISSN 2352-5541 [Article] (doi:10.1016/j.scp.2021.100405)