Books and book chapters

Book Chapters


Regulation of organohalide respiration

J. Maillard; M. S. Willemin 

Advances in Microbial Physiology; Academic Press, 2019-03-04. p. 191-238.


The Genus Dehalobacter

C. Holliger; J. Maillard 

Organohalide-Respiring Bacteria; Berlin Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag, 2016. p. 153-171.


Using Plants to Remove Foreign Compounds from Contaminated Water and Soil

J-P. Schwitzguebel; V. Page; S. Martins-Dias; L. C. Davies; G. Vasilyeva et al. 

Organic Xenobiotics and Plants: From Mode of Action to Ecophysiology; Dordrecht: Springer Science+Business Media B.V., 2011. p. 149-189.


wo-Phase Cultivation Techniques for Hydrocarbon-Degrading Organisms

L. Wick; C. Holliger 

Microbiology of Hydrocarbons, Oils, Lipids and Derived Compounds; Springer, 2010. p. 3919-3926.


The genus Dehalobacter

C. Holliger 

The Bergey’s Manual; Springer, 2008. p. 986-987..

Accumulation and transoformation of sulfonated aromatic compounds by higher plants – toward the phytotreatment of wastewater from dye and textile industries

J-P. Schwitzguébel; S. Braillard; V. Page; S. Aubert 

Sulfur assimilation and abiotic stress in plants; Berlin: Springer-Verlag, 2008. p. 335-354.


Using plant phylogeny to predict detoxification of triazine herbicides

S. Vullioud-Marcacci; J-P. Schwitzguebel 

Phytoremediation; Totowa: Humana Press, 2007. p. 233-249.


Pesticides Removal Using Plants: Phytodegradation Versus Phytostimulation

J-P. Schwitzguébel; J. Meyer; P. Kidd 

Phytoremediation Rhizoremediation; Springer Netherlands, 2006. p. 179-198.


Metal accumulation and metabolism in higher plants: potential for phytoremediation

J-P. Schwitzguébel; E. Nehnevajova; G. Federer; R. Herzig 

Soil and sediment remediation; IWA Publishing, London UK, 2005. p. 289-309.


Dehalogenation by anaerobic bacteria

C. Holliger; C. Regeard; G. Diekert 

Dehalogenation: Microbial processes and environmental applications; Kluwer Academic Publisher, 2004. p. 115-157.

Photo-Fenton degradation of model pollutants on FE/C and FE/NAFION/C supported catalysts under solar radiation

D. Gumy; C. Pulgarin; J. Kiwi; P. Fernandez; L. Pérez et al. 

The improving human potential programme. Access to research infrastructures activity; Madrid: Editorial CIEMAT, 2004. p. 61-67.

Photo-Fendon Degradation of Model Pollutants on Fe/C and Fe/Nafion/C supported Catalysts under Solar Radiation

D. Gumy; C. Pulgarin; J. Kiwi; P. Fernandez; L. Pérez et al. 

The Improving Human Potential Programme. Access to Research Infrastructure Activity. Plataforma Solar de Almeria; CIEMAT, Madrid, 2004. p. 61-67.


Les biotechnologies végétales: La main verte pour diagnostiquer et assainir les eaux usées, les sites et sols contaminés

M. Mench; J-P. Schwitzguébel 

Risk Assessment and Sustainable Land Management Using Plants in Trace Element-Contaminated Soils; Centre Bordeaux-Aquitaine: INRA, 2003. p. 9-13.

Phytoremediation Inventory

T. Vanek; J-P. Schwitzguébel 

COST Action 837 View; Vanek & Schwitzguébel, 2003. p. 87.

Plant biotechnology for the removal of organic pollutants and toxic metals from wastewaters and contaminated sites

T. Vanek; J-P. Schwitzguébel 

The Utilization of Bioremediation to Reduce Soil Contamination: Problems and Solutions; The Netherlands: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2003. p. 285-293.


A novel anaerobic thermophilic fermentation process for acetic acid production from milk permeate

M. Talabardon; J-P. Schwitzguébel 

Hydrogen as a Fuel – Learning from Nature; New York: P. Taylor & Francis, 2001. p. 193-194.

Hydrogenase in the reduction of halogenated pollutants

C. Holliger; B. Krause 

Hydrogen as a Fuel: Learning from Nature; Taylor & Francis, 2001.


Schadstoffe und anaerobe Mikroorganismen : Das noch wenig genutzte Potential.

C. Holliger 

Biotechnologie im Umweltschutz. Bioremediation: Entwicklungsstand – Anwendungen – Perspektiven.; Berlin: Erich-Schmidt-Verlag, 1999. p. 117-123.


Novel Catalytic Pretreatment Methods Allowing and Accelerating the Degradation of Industrial Pollutants

J. Kiwi; C. Pulgarin 

Catalysis: Modern Trends; Narosa Publishing House, New Delhi, India, 1996. p. 405-413.


Données fondamentales

J-P. Schwitzguébel 

Biogaz à partir de déchets industriels et ménagers; Berne: Office fédéral des questions conjoncturelles, 1992. p. 15-22.