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ISRN Environmental Chemistry
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 319178, 8 pages
Photocatalysis of the Organophosphorus Fenamiphos: Insight into the Degradation Mechanism
1Université Hassan 1er, Laboratoire des Sciences de l’Environnement et du Développement, Equipe de Chimie Ecologique,
FST de Settat, 26000 Settat, Morocco
2Equipe de Chimie Analytique et Environnement (ECAE), Faculté Polydisciplinaire, Université Cadi Ayyad, BP 4162, 46000 Safi, Morocco
3CNRS, UMR 6296, Institut de Chimie de Clermont Ferrand (ICCF), Équipe Photochimie, BP 80026, 63171 Aubière, France
4Clermont Université, Université Blaise Pascal, Institut de Chimie de Clermont Ferrand (ICCF), BP 80026, 63171 Aubière, France
Received 25 February 2013; Accepted 1 April 2013
Academic Editors: D. Petruzzelli and H. Zhao
Copyright © 2013 H. Mountacer et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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