Hydroxyl radical (HO•) is a short-lived free radical, and it is the most potent oxidizing transient among the reactive oxygen species.It is an effective, nonselective and strong oxidant that is ubiquitously formed in natural sunlit surface waters (rivers, lakes and seawater and so on), rain, dew, cloud, fog, snow, aerosol, and in all living organisms.
|Number of pages||64|
|Journal||Environmental Science and Engineering (Subseries: Environmental Science)|
|State||Published - 2013|
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