Chapter 4Microbial Denitrogenation of Petroleum and its Fractions

List of Abbreviations and Nomenclature

2-OHQn 2-hydroxyquinoline
AA Anthranilic acid
ADN Adsorptive Denitrogenation
ADS Adsorptive Desulfurization
AntABC Anthranilate-1,2-dioxygenase
ATCC American Type Culture Collection
BDN Biodenitrogenation
bpsd Barrels Per Stream Day
BTs Benzothiophenes
CaCO3 Calcium Carbonate
CAR Carbazole
CARDO CAR 1,9a-dioxygenase
CARs Carbazoles
CAT Catechol
CGO Coker Gas Oil
CUSs Coordinatively Unsaturated Sites
DBF Dibenzofuran
DBTs Dibenzothiophenes
DCW Dry Cell Weight
DESs Deep Eutectic Solvents
ECODS Extraction and Catalytic Oxidative Desulfurization
EDN Extractive Denitrogenation
EPA Environmental Protection Agency
FOEB Fuel Oil Equivalent Barrels
H2SO4 Sulfuric Acid
HDN Hydrodenitrogenation
HDS Hydrodesulfurization
HGO Heavy Gas Oil
HNO3 Nitric Acid
HOADA 2-hyroxy-6-oxo-6-(2’-aminophenyl)-hexa-2,4-dienoic acid
IBL Inside Battery Limits
ILs Ionic Liquids
LCO Light Cycle Oil
LGO Light Gas Oil
MNPs Magnetic Nanoparticles
MOFs Metal-Organic Frameworks
MQn Methylquinoline
NCCs Nitrogen Containing Compounds
NOx Nitrogen Oxides
NPAHs Nitrogen Polyaromatic Heterocyclic Compounds
NPC Nitrogen Polar Compounds
NRR Nitrogen Removal Ratio
ODS Oxidative Desulfurization
PAHs Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons
PPM Part Per Million
Ps Pseudomonas
PVA Polyvinyl Alcohol
Qn Quinoline
Qns Quinolines

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