Articles | Volume 21, issue 4
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 3123–3141, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-3123-2021
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 3123–3141, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-3123-2021
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02 Mar 2021
Research article | 02 Mar 2021

Biodegradation by bacteria in clouds: an underestimated sink for some organics in the atmospheric multiphase system

Amina Khaled et al.

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