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ISSN: 2155-6210

Journal of Biosensors & Bioelectronics
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Research Article

Sensing and Degradation of Chlorpyrifos by using Environmental Friendly Nano Materials

Hameed SW, Tahir MA, Kiran S, Ajmal S and Munawar A*

University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan

*Corresponding Author:
Anam Munawar
University of Veterinary and
Animal Sciences Lahore
Punjab, Pakistan
Tel: +92 42 99212865
E-mail: [email protected]

Received Date: December 11, 2015 Accepted Date: January 20, 2016 Published Date: January 27, 2016

Citation: Hameed SW, Tahir MA, Kiran S, Ajmal S, Munawar A (2016) Sensing and Degradation of Chlorpyrifos by using Environmental Friendly Nano Materials. J Biosens Bioelectron 7:198. doi:10.4172/2155-6210.1000198

Copyright: © 2016 Hameed SW, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

 

Abstract

The nanoparticles of gold and cadmium tellurium quantum dot (CdTe QD) are effective systems for the detection and quantitative removal of chlorpyrifos which is a commonly used pesticide found in surface water of developing nations. Gold nanoparticles coated with citrate changes its color from pink to purple in the presence of chlorpyrifos. Unique CdTe QDs were developed and functionalized by using glucose oxidase for detection of chlorpyrifos. Change in absorbance related to the change in H2O2 concentration. In the solution phase, chlorpyrifos adsorb onto the CdTe QDs surface. During this prolonged interaction, change in color takes place and adsorbed chlorpyrifos becomes precipitated. Thus complete removal of this chlorpyrifos occurs when contaminated water is passed over different CdTe QDs supported on some surface such as alumina. We believe that this method has great potential in the purification of drinking water using gold and CdTe QD nanoparticles.

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