Jean-François Blais

Areas of expertise

Water treatment and Environmental decontamination

Phone
418-654-2575

Fax
418 654-2600

Email
jean-francois.blais@ete.inrs.ca

Eau Terre Environnement Research Centre

490, rue de la Couronne
Québec City, Quebec  G1K 9A9
Canada

See research centre

Team

Justine Dionne
Assistante de recherche

Waâd Khemiri
Agent de recherche

Dominik Lapierre

Agent de recherche

Philippe Letellier
Agent de recherche

Kristin Mueller
Associée de recherche

Émilie-Jade Poliquin
Agente de recherche

Geneviève Rioux

Assistante de recherche

Sravan Kumar Yellapu

Associé de recherche

Charlotte Fortin-Lecomte

Maîtrise en sciences de l’eau

Houssaine El Moutiy

Maîtrise en sciences de l’eau

Olivier Pizongo Odilon

Maîtrise en sciences de l’eau

Mona Chaali

Doctorat en sciences de l’eau

Sophie Costis

Doctorat en sciences de l’eau

Salmata Diallo

Doctorat en sciences de l’eau

Fatima Ibsaine

Doctorat en sciences de l’eau

Sabrine Metahni

Doctorat en sciences de l’eau

Claude Lamy-Morissette

Doctorat en sciences de l’eau

Thi Yen Chau Nguyen

Doctorat en sciences de l’eau

Aba Marie Anne-Antoine Otron

Doctorat en sciences de l’eau

Dariush Azizi

Stage postdoctoral

Sitraka Herizo Andrianandraina

Stage

Clara Sabourin

Stage

Publications

Costis, Sophie; Coudert, Lucie; Mueller, K. K.; Cecchi, Emmanuelle; Neculita, Carment Mihaela et Blais, Jean-François (2020). Assessment of the leaching potential of flotation tailings from rare earth mineral extraction in cold climatesSci. Total Environ., 732 (Août) : Art. 139225.
DOI : 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.139225

Lounate, Khalifa; Coudert, Lucie; Genty, Thomas; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2020). Geochemical behavior and stabilization of spent sulfate-reducing biofilter mixtures for treatment of acid mine drainageSci. Total Environ., 718 (Mai) : Art. 134394.
DOI : 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.137394

Metahni, Sabrine; Coudert, Lucie; Blais, Jean-François; Tran, Lan Huong; Gloaguen, Erwan; Mercier, Gabrielle et Mercier, Guy (2020). Techno-economic assessment of an hydrometallurgical process to simultaneously remove As, Cr, Cu, PCP and PCDD/F from contaminated soilJ. Environ. Manage., 263 (Juin) : Art. 110371.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jenvman.2020.110371

Du Breuil, Clémence; Pasquier, Louis-César; Dile, Gregorppy; Blais, Jean-François; Iliuta, Maria Cornélia et Mercier, Guy (2019). Impact of particle size in serpentine thermal treatment: Implications for serpentine dissolution in aqueous-phase using CO2 in flue gas conditionsAppl. Vlay Sci., 182 (Décembre) : Art. 105286.
DOI : 10.1016/j.clay.2019.105286

Du Breuil, Clémence; Pasquier, Louis-César; Dipple, Gregory M.; Blais, Jean-François; Iliuta, Maria Cornélia et Mercier, Guy (2019). Mineralogical transformations of heated serpentine and their impact on dissolution during aqueous-phase mineral carbonation reaction in flue gas conditionsMinerals, 9 (11) : Art. 680.
DOI : 10.3390/min9110680

Metahni, Sabrine; Coudert, Lucie; Gloaguen, Erwan; Guemiza, Karima; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2019). Comparison of different interpolation methods and sequential Gaussian simulation to estimate volumes of soil contaminated by As, Cr, Cu, PCP and dioxins/furansEnviron. Pollut., 252, Part A (Septembre) : 409-410.
DOI : 10.1016/j.envpol.2019.05.122

Mouedhen, Ikbel; Coudert, Lucie; Blais, Jean-François et Mercier, Guy (2019). Prediction of physical separation of metals from soils contaminated with municipal solid waste ashes and metallurgical residuesWaste Manage., 93 (Juin) : 138-153.
DOI : 10.1016/j.wasman.2019.05.031

Nielsen, Guillaume; Coudert, Lucie; Janin, Amélie; Blais, Jean-François et Mercier, Guy (2019). Influence of organic carbon sources on metal removal from mine impacted water using sulfate-reducing bacteria bioreactors in cold climatesMine Water Environ., 38 (1) : 104-118.
DOI : 10.1007/s10230-018-00580-3

dos Santos, Heldiane S.; Ferrarini, Suzana F.; Flores, Francine Q.; Pires, Marçal J. R.; Azevedo, Carla M. N.; Coudert, Lucie et Blais, Jean-François (2018). Removal of toxic elements from wastewater generated in the decontamination of CCA-treated Eucalyptus sp. and Pinus canadense woodJ. Mater. Cycles Waste Manage., 20 (2) : 1299-1309.
DOI : 10.1007/s10163-017-0694-1

Magdouli, S.; Saffar, T.; Guedri, T.; Rouissi, T.; Brar, S. K. et Blais, J. F. (2018). Practical aspects and case studies of industrial scale fermentation. Dans: Brar, S. K., Das, R. K. et Sarma, S. J., (Eds). Microbial sensing in fermentation. pp. 267-290. Wiley.
DOI : 10.1002/9781119248002.ch12

Magdouli, Sara; Brar, Satinder Kaur et Blais, Jean-François (2018). Morphology and rheological behaviour of Yarrowia lipolytica: Impact of dissolved oxygen level on cell growth and lipid compositionProcess Biochem., 65 (Février) : 1-10.
DOI : 10.1016/j.procbio.2017.10.021

Mouedhen, Ikbel; Coudert, Lucie; Blais, Jean-François et Mercier, Guy (2018). Study of factors involved in the gravimetric separation process to treat soil contaminated by municipal solid wasteJ. Environ. Manage., 209 (Mars) : 23-36.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jenvman.2017.12.020

Nielsen, Guillaume; Hatam, Ido; Abuan, Karl A.; Janin, Amélie; Coudert, Lucie; Blais, Jean-François; Mercier, Guy et Baldwin, Susan A. (2018). Semi-passive in-situ pilot scale bioreactor successfully removed sulfate and metals from mine impacted water under subarctic climatic conditionsWater Res., 140 (Septembre) : 268-279.
DOI : 10.1016/j.watres.2018.04.035

Nielsen, Guillaume; Janin, Amélie; Coudert, Lucie; Blais, Jean-François et Mercier, Guy (2018). Performance of sulfate-reducing passive bioreactors for the removal of Cd and Zn from mine drainage in a cold climateMine Water Environ., 37 (1) : 42-55.
DOI : 10.1007/s10230-017-0465-1

Pasquier, Louis-César; Kemache, Nasima; Mocellin, Julien; Blais, Jean-François et Mercier, Guy (2018). Waste concrete valorization; Aggregates and mineral carbonation feedstock productionGeosciences, 8 (9) : Art. 342.
DOI : 10.3390/geosciences8090342

Sierra, C.; Chouinard, S.; Pasquier, Louis-César; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2018). Feasibility study on the utilization of serpentine residues for Mg(OH)2 productionWaste Biomass Valor., 9 (10) : 1921-1933.
DOI : 10.1007/s12649-017-9926-9

Tanong, Kulchaya; Tran, Lan Huong; Coudert, Lucie; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2018). Recovery of Zn from unsorted spent batteries using solvent extraction and electrodepositionJ. Environ. Eng., 144 (6) : Art. 04018033.
DOI : 10.1061/(ASCE)EE.1943-7870.0001345

Zolfaghari, Mehdi; Drogui, Patrick et Blais, Jean-François (2018). Removal of macro-pollutants in oily wastewater obtained from soil remediation plant using electro-oxidation processEnviron. Sci. Pollut. Res., 25 (8) : 7748-4457.
DOI : 10.1007/s11356-017-1054-3

Ben Ghacham, Alia; Pasquier, Louis-César; Cecchi, Emmanuelle; Blais, Jean-François et Mercier, Guy (2017). Valorization of waste concrete through CO2 mineral carbonation: Optimizing parameters and improving reactivity using concrete separationJ. Clean. Prod., 166 (Novembre) : 869-878.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.08.015

Bendouz, Malika; Dionne, Justine; Tran, Lan Huong; Coudert, Lucie; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2017). Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon oxidation from concentrates issued from an attrition process of polluted soil using the fenton reagent and permanganateWater Air Soil Pollut., 228 (3) : Art. 115.
DOI : 10.1007/s11270-017-3292-x

Bendouz, Malika; Tran, Lan Huong; Coudert, Lucie; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2017). Degradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in different synthetic solutions by Fenton’s oxidationEnviron. Technol., 38 (1) : 116-127.
DOI : 10.1080/09593330.2016.1188161

Bendouz, Malika; Tran, Lan Huong; Coudert, Lucie; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2017). Optimization of PAHs oxidation from a concentrate of soil attrition using potassium permanganateSoil Sediment. Contam., 26 (6) : 605-622.
DOI : 10.1080/15320383.2017.1367754

Ghorbel, Leila; Coudert, Lucie; Gilbert, Yan; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2017). Determination of critical operational conditions favoring sulfide production from domestic wastewater treated by a sulfur-utilizing denitrification processJ. Environ. Manage., 198 (Part 1) : 16-23.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jenvman.2017.04.058

Ghorbel, Leila; Coudert, Lucie; Gilbert, Yan; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2017). Sulfide generation and clogging during infiltration of denitrified domestic wastewater through two artificially created soilsJ. Environ. Eng., 143 (12) : Art. 04017079.
DOI : 10.1061/(ASCE)EE.1943-7870.0001277

Guemiza, Karima; Coudert, Lucie; Metahni, Sabrine; Mercier, Guy; Besner, Simon et Blais, Jean-François (2017). Treatment technologies used for the removal of As, Cr, Cu, PCP and/or PCDD/F from contaminated soil: A reviewJ. Hazard Mater., 333 (Juillet) : 194-214.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jhazmat.2017.03.021

Guemiza, Karima; Coudert, Lucie; Tran, Lan Huong; Metahni, Sabrine; Blais, Jean-François; Besner, Simon et Mercier, Guy (2017). Optimizing removal of arsenic, chromium, copper, pentachlorophenol and polychlorodibenzo-dioxins/furans from the 1-4 mm fraction of polluted soil using an attrition processEnviron. Technol., 38 (15) : 1862-1877.
DOI : 10.1080/09593330.2016.1239658

Guemiza, Karima; Coudert, Lucie; Tran, Lan Huong; Metahni, Sabrine; Blais, Jean-François; Besner, Simon et Mercier, Guy (2017). Counter-current attrition process (CCAP) to remove metals, pentachlorophenol (PCP), dioxins and furans (PCDDF) from the 1-4-mm fraction of contaminated soilSoil Sediment. Contam., 26 (6) : 636-650.
DOI : 10.1080/15320383.2017.1397098

Guemiza, Karima; Coudert, Lucie; Tran, Lan Huong; Metahni, Sabrine; Blais, Jean-François; Besner, Simon et Mercier, Guy (2017). Influence of soil parameters on the efficiency of the attrition process to remove metals, PCP, dioxins and furans from contaminated soilsWater Air Soil Pollut., 228 (Décembre) : Art. 466.
DOI : 10.1007/s11270-017-3633-9

Guitaya, Léa; Azaïs, Antonin; Zaviska, François; Drogui, Patrick; Blais, Jean-François et Gourich, Bouchaïb (2017). Electrochemical oxidation as treatment for contaminated wastewaters by carbamazepine: process optimization through response surface methodologyWater Air Soil Pollut., 228 (Octobre) : Art. 384.
DOI : 10.1007/s11270-017-3565-4

Kemache, Nasima; Pasquier, Louis-Cesar; Cecchi, Emmanuelle; Mouedhen, Ikbel; Blais, Jean-François et Mercier, Guy (2017). Aqueous mineral carbonation for CO2 sequestration: From laboratory to pilot scaleFuel Procces. Technol., 166 (Novembre) : 209-216.
DOI : 10.1016/j.fuproc.2017.06.005

Magdouli, Sara; Guedri, Tayssir; Rouissi, Tarek; Brar, Satinder Kaur et Blais, Jean-François (2017). Valorization of raw glycerol and crustacean waste into value added products by Yarrowia lipolyticaBioresource Technol., 243 (Novembre) : 57-68.
DOI : 10.1016/j.biortech.2017.06.074

Metahni, Sabrine; Coudert, Lucie; Chartier, Myriam et Blais, Jean-François (2017). Pilot-scale decontamination of soil polluted with As, Cr, Cu, PCP, and PCDDF by attrition and alkaline leachingJ. Environ. Eng., 143 (9) : Art. 04017055.
DOI : 10.1061/(ASCE)EE.1943-7870.0001255

Mocellin, Julien; Mercier, Guy; Morel, Jean-Louis; Charbonnier, Patrick; Blais, Jean-François et Simonnot, Marie-Odile (2017). Recovery of zinc and manganese from pyrometallurgy sludge by hydrometallurgical processingJ. Clean. Prod., 168 (Décembre) : 311-321.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.09.003

Mouedhen, Ikbel; Kemache, Nasima; Pasquier, Louis-Cesar; Cecchi, Emmanuelle; Blais, Jean-François et Mercier, Guy (2017). Effect of pCO2 on direct flue gas mineral carbonation at pilot scaleJ. Environ. Manage., 198 (Part 1) : 1-8.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jenvman.2017.04.048

Tanong, Kulchaya; Coudert, Lucie; Chartier, Myriam; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2017). Study of the factors influencing the metals solubilisation from a mixture of waste batteries by response surface methodologyEnviron. Technol., 38 (24) : 3167-3179.
DOI : 10.1080/09593330.2017.1291756

Tanong, Kulchaya; Tran, Lan Huong; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2017). Recovery of Zn (II), Mn (II), Cd (II) and Ni (II) from the unsorted spent batteries using solvent extraction, electrodeposition and precipitation methodsJ. Clean. Prod., 148 (Avril) : 233-244.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.01.158

Zidane, Hakima; Maanan, Mohamed; Mouradi, Aziza; Maanan, Mehdi; El Barjy, Meryem; Zourarah, Bendahhou et Blais, Jean-François (2017). Environmental and ecological risk of heavy metals in the marine sediment from Dakhla Bay, MoroccoEnviron. Sci. Pollut. Res., 24 (9) : 7970-7981.
DOI : 10.1007/s11356-017-8367-0

Cecchi, E., Kemache, N., Mouedhen, I., Pasquier, L. C., Blais, J. F. et Mercier, G., (Eds). (2016) Rapport final sur le Projet Pilote de l’applicabilité de la carbonatation minérale: 2012-2014. xvii, 155. INRS Centre Eau Terre Environnement.

Ben Ghacham, Alia; Pasquier, Louis-César; Cecchi, Emmanuelle; Blais, Jean-François et Mercier, Guy (2016). CO2 sequestration by mineral carbonation of steel slags under ambient temperature: parameters influence, and optimizationEnviron. Sci. Pollut. Res., 23 (17) : 17635-17646.
DOI : 10.1007/s11356-016-6926-4

Ghorbel, Leila; Coudert, Lucie; Gilbert, Yan; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2016). Assessment of sulfide production risk in soil during the infiltration of domestic wastewater treated by a sulfur-utilizing denitrification processEnviron. Sci. Pollut. Res., 23 (19) : 19071-19083.
DOI : 10.1007/s11356-016-6979-4

Jobin, Philippe; Coudert, Lucie; Taillard, Vincent; Blais, Jean-François et Mercier, Guy (2016). Remediation of inorganic contaminants and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons from soils polluted by municipal solid waste incinerator residuesEnviron. Technol., 37 (15) : 1983-1995.
DOI : 10.1080/09593330.2015.1137636

Jobin, Philippe; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2016). Magnetic and density characteristics of a heavily polluted soil with municipal solid waste incinerator residues: Significance for remediation strategiesInt. J. Miner. Process., 149 (Avril) : 119-126.
DOI : 10.1016/j.minpro.2016.02.010

Kemache, Nasima; Pasquier, Louis-Cesar; Mouedhen, Ikbel; Cecchi, Emmanuelle; Blais, Jean-François et Mercier, Guy (2016). Aqueous mineral carbonation of serpentinite on a pilot scale: The effect of liquid recirculation on CO2 sequestration and carbonate precipitationAppl. Geochem., 67 (Avril) : 21-29.
DOI : 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2016.02.003

Magdouli, Sara; Brar, Satinder Kaur et Blais, Jean-François (2016). Comparative study between microwave and ultrasonication aided in situ transesterification of microbial lipidsRSC Adv., 61 (6) : 56009-56017.
DOI : 10.1039/c6ra10379k

Magdouli, Sara; Brar, Satinder Kaur et Blais, Jean-François (2016). Review : Co-culture for lipid production: Advances and challengesBiomass. Bioenerg., 92 (Septembre) : 20-30.
DOI : 10.1016/j.biombioe.2016.06.003

Magdouli, Sara; Brar, Satinder Kaur et Blais, Jean-François (2016). Lipid production by Yarrowia lipolytica grown on biodiesel-derived crude glycerol: Optimization of growth parameters and their effects on the fermentation efficiencyRSC Adv., 2016 (93) : 90547-90558.
DOI : 10.1039/C6RA16382C

Pasquier, Louis-César; Mercier, Guy; Blais, Jean-François; Cecchi, Emmanuelle et Kentish, Sandra (2016). Technical & economic evaluation of a mineral carbonation process using southern Québec mining wastes for CO2 sequestration of raw flue gas with by-product recoveryInt. J. Greenh. Gas Contr., 50 (Juillet) : 147-157.
DOI : 10.1016/j.ijggc.2016.04.030

Sara, Magdouli; Brar, Satinder Kaur et Blais, Jean-François (2016). Production of drop-in and novel bio-based platform chemicals. Dans: Brar, Satinder Kaur, Sarma, Saurabh Jyoti et Pakshirajan, Kannan, (Eds). Platform Chemical Biorefinery – Future Green Chemistry. pp. 250-274. Elsevier.

Sara, Magdouli; Rouissi, Tarek; Brar, Satinder Kaur et Blais, Jean-François (2016). Life cycle analysis of potential substrates of sustainable. Dans: Brar, Satinder Kaur, Sarma, Saurabh Jyoti et Pakshirajan, Kannan, (Eds). Platform Chemical Biorefinery – Future Green Chemistry. pp. 55-71. Elsevier.

Sara, Magdouli; Rouissi, Tarek; Brar, Satinder Kaur et Blais, Jean-François (2016). Propylene glycol: an industrially important C3 platform chemical. Dans: Brar, Satinder Kaur, Sarma, Saurabh Jyoti et Pakshirajan, Kannan, (Eds). Platform Chemical Biorefinery – Future Green Chemistry. pp. 77-93. Elsevier.

Tanong, Kulchaya; Coudert, Lucie; Mercier, Guy et Blais, Jean-François (2016). Recovery of metals from a mixture of various spent batteries by a hydrometallurgical processJ. Environ. Manage., 181 (Octobre) : 95-107.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jenvman.2016.05.084

Ben Ghacham, A.; Cecchi, E.; Pasquier, L. C.; Blais, J. F. et Mercier, G. (2015). CO2 sequestration using waste concrete and anorthosite tailings by direct mineral carbonation in gas-solid-liquid and gas-solid routesJ. Environ. Manage., 163 (Novembre) : 70-77.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jenvman.2015.08.005

Das, R. K.; Blais, J. F. et Brar, S. K. (2015). Behavior and Fate of Natural and Engineered Nanomaterials in Constructed Environments. Dans: Brar, S. K., Zhang, T. C., Verma, M., Surampalli, R. Y. et Tyagi, R. D., (Eds). Nanomaterials in the Environment. pp. 331-356. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

Gmiza, K.; Kouassi, A. P.; Brar, S. K.; Mercier, G. et Blais, J. F. (2015). Quantification and Analyses of Nanoparticles in Natural Environments with Different Approaches. Dans: Brar, S. K., Zhang, T. C., Verma, M., Surampalli, R. Y. et Tyagi, R. D., (Eds). Nanomaterials in the Environment. pp. 159-177. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

Gmiza, K.; Tran, N.; Brar, S. K.; Drogui, P.; Mercier, G. et Blais, J. F. (2015). Behavior and Fate of Natural and Engineered Nanomaterials in Sediments. Dans: Brar, S. K., Zhang, T. C., Verma, M., Surampalli, R. Y. et Tyagi, R. D., (Eds). Nanomaterials in the Environment. pp. 315-329. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).

Guemiza, K.; Mercier, G. et Blais, J. F. (2015). Pilot-scale decontamination of small-arms shooting range soil polluted with copper, lead, antimony, and zinc by acid and saline leachingJ. Environ. Eng., 141 (1) : Art. 04014054.
DOI : 10.1061/(ASCE)EE.1943-7870.0000887

Guitaya, Léa; Drogui, Patrick et Blais, Jean-François (2015). In situ reactive oxygen species production for tertiary wastewater treatmentEnviron. Sci. Pollut. Res., 22 (9) : 7025-7036.
DOI : 10.1007/s11356-014-3907-3

Jobin, P.; Mercier, G.; Blais, J. F. et Taillard, V. (2015). Understanding the effect of attrition scrubbing on the efficiency of gravity separation of six inorganic contaminantsWater Air Soil Pollut., 226 (Avril) : Art. 162.
DOI : 10.1007/s11270-015-2422-6

Magdouli, S.; Brar, S. K.; Blais, J. F. et Tyagi, R. D. (2015). Review – How to direct the fatty acid biosynthesis towards polyhydroxyalkanoates production?Biomass. Bioenerg., 74 (Mars) : 268-279.
DOI : 10.1016/j.biombioe.2014.12.017

Mocellin, J.; Mercier, G.; Morel, J. L.; Blais, J. F. et Simonnot, M. O. (2015). Factors Influencing the Zn and Mn Extraction From Pyrometallurgical Sludge in the Steel Manufacturing IndustryJ. Environ. Manage., 158 (Août) : 48-54.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jenvman.2015.04.039

Reynier, Nicolas; Coudert, Lucie; Blais, Jean-François; Mercier, Guy et Besner, Simon (2015). Treatment of contaminated soil leachate by precipitation, adsorption and ion exchangeJ. Environ. Chem. Eng., 3 (2) : 977-985.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jece.2015.03.002

Simard, M. C.; Masson, S.; Mercier, G.; Benmoussa, H.; Blais, J. F. et Coudert, L. (2015). Autotrophic denitrification using elemental sulfur to remove nitrate from saline aquarium watersJ. Environ. Eng., 141 (12) : art. 04015037.
DOI : 10.1061/(ASCE)EE.1943-7870.0000977

Veetil, S. P.; Mercier, G.; Blais, J. F.; Cecchi, E. et Kentish, S. (2015). Magnetic separation of serpentinite mining residue as a precursor to mineral carbonationInt. J. Miner. Process., 140 (Juillet) : 19-25.
DOI : 10.1016/j.minpro.2015.04.024

Veetil, S. P.; Pasquier, L. C.; Blais, J. F.; Cecchi, E.; Kentish, S. et Mercier, G. (2015). Direct gas-solid carbonation of serpentinite residues in the absence and presence of water vapor: a feasibility study for carbon dioxide sequestrationEnviron. Sci. Pollut. Res., 22 (17) : 13486-13495.
DOI : 10.1007/s11356-015-4580-x

Beauchesne, I.; Drogui, P.; Seyhi, B.; Mercier, G. et Blais, J. F. (2014). Simultaneous electrochemical leaching and electrodeposition of heavy metals in a single-cell process for wastewater sludge treatmentJ. Environ. Eng., 140 (8) : 04014030.
DOI : 10.1061/(ASCE)EE.1943-7870.0000856

Bordeleau, G.; Martel, R.; Bamba, A. N.; Blais, J. F.; Ampleman, G. et Thiboutot, S. (2014). Nitroglycerin degradation mediated by soil organic carbon under aerobic conditionsJ. Contam. Hydrol., 166 (Octobre) : 52-63.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jconhyd.2014.06.012

Coudert, L.; Blais, J. F.; Mercier, G.; Cooper, P.; Janin, A. et Gastonguay, L. (2014). Demonstration of the efficiency and robustness of an acid leaching process to remove metals from various CCA-treated wood samplesJ. Environ. Manage., 132 (Janvier) : 197-206.
DOI : 10.1016/j.jenvman.2013.11.028

Guemiza, K.; Mercier, G. et Blais, J. F. (2014). Pilot-scale counter-current acid leaching process for Cu, Pb, Sb, and Zn from small-arms shooting range soilJ. Soils Sediments, 14 (8) : 1359-1369.
DOI : 10.1007/s11368-014-0880-x

Lafond, S.; Blais, J. F.; Mercier, G. et Martel, R. (2014). A counter-current acid leaching process for the remediation of contaminated soils from a small-arms shooting rangeSoil Sediment. Contam., 23 (2) : 194-210.
DOI : 10.1080/15320383.2014.808171

Pankras, S., Cooper, P. A., Coudert, L., Blais, J. F. et Mercier, G. (2014). Monoethanolamine extraction of copper-preservative-treated wood and reuse of the extract for wood preservationWood Sci. Technol., 48 (2) : 393-409.
DOI : 10.1007/s00226-014-0614-7

Pasquier, L. C., Mercier, G., Blais, J. F., Cecchi, E. et Kentish, S. (2014). Reaction mechanism for the aqueous-phase mineral carbonation of heat-activated serpentine at low temperatures and pressures in flue gas conditionsEnviron. Sci. Technol., 48 (9) : 5163-5170.
DOI : 10.1021/es405449v

Pasquier, L. C., Mercier, G., Blais, J. F., Cecchi, E. et Kentish, S. (2014). Parameters optimization for direct flue gas CO2 capture and sequestration by aqueous mineral carbonation using activated serpentinite based mining residueAppl. Geochem., 50 (Novembre) : 66-73.
DOI : 10.1016/j.apgeochem.2014.08.008

Puthiya Veetil, S.; Mercier, G; Blais, J. F.; Cecchi, E. et Kentish, S. (2014). CO2 sequestration by direct dry gas-solid carbonation of serpentinite mining residues: A solution for industrial CO2 emissionInt. J. Environ. Pollut. Remed., 2 (2) : 52-58.
DOI : 10.11159/ijepr.2014.008

Puthiya Veetil, Sanoop Kumar; Mercier, G.; Blais, J. F.; Cecchi, E. et Kentish, S. (2014). CO2 sequestration by direct dry gas-solid contact of serpentinite mining residues: A solution for industrial CO2 emissionInt. J. Environ. Pollut. Remed., 2 (2) : 52-58.
DOI : 10.11159/ijepr.2014.008

Reynier, N., Blais, J. F., Mercier, G. et Besner, S. (2014). Decontamination of metals, pentachlorophenol, and polychlorined dibenzo-p-dioxins and dibenzofurans polluted soil in alkaline conditions using an amphoteric biosurfactantEnviron. Technol., 35 (2) : 177-186.
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