Maria Cruz García González

Investigadora del Instituto Tecnológico Agrario de Castilla y León (ITACyL)

Basic info

Name: Maria Cruz García González

About me: Investigadora del Instituto Tecnológico Agrario de Castilla y León (ITACyL)

Líneas de investigación

Recuperación de nutrientes (nutrients recovery).

Digestión anaerobia (anaerobic digestion).

Reducción de nutrientes y materia orgánica (nutrients and organic matter reduction).

Tratamientos con microalgas (microalgae treatments).

Publicaciones recientes (2014-2016)
  • Valdehita, A., Fernández-Cruz, M.L., González-Gullón, M., Becerra-Neira, E., Delgado, M., García-González, M.C., Navas, J. 2016. Androgens and androgenic activity in broiler manure assessed by means of chemical analyses and in vitro bioassays.: Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry. DOI 10.1002/etc.3495.
  • Fongaro G., Hernández M., García-González M.C., Monte Barardi C.R., Rodríguez-Lázaro D. 2016. Propidium Monoazide Coupled with PCR Predicts Infectivity of Enteric Viruses in Swine Manure and Biofertilized Soil. Food and Environmental Virology, 8: 79-85.
  •  Dube P.J., Vanotti M.B., Szogi A.A., Garcia-González M.C. 2016. Enhancing recovery of ammonia from swine manure anaerobic digester effluent using gas-permeable membrane technology. Waste Management, 49: 372-377.
  • Hernández, D., Riaño, B., Coca, M., Solana, M., Bertucco, A., García-González, M.C. 2016. Microalgae cultivation in high rate algal ponds using slaughterhouse wastewater for biofuel applications. Chemical Engineering Journal. 285: 449- 458.
  • García-González M.C., Vanotti M.B. 2015. Recovery of ammonia from swine manure using gas-permeable membranes: Effect of waste strength and pH. Waste Management, 38:455-461.           
  • García-González M.C., Vanotti M.B., Szogi A.A. 2015. Recovery of ammonia from swine manure using gas-permeable membranes: Effect of aeration. Journal of Environmental Management, 152: 19-26.     
  • Hernández, D., Riaño, B.,  Coca, M., García-González, M.C. 2015. Saccharification of carbohydrates in microalgal biomass by physical, chemical and enzymatic pre-treatments as a previous step for bioethanol production. Chemical Engineering Journal. 262: 939-945.    
  • Hernández D., Solana M., Riaño B., García-González M.C., Bertucco A. 2014. Biofuels from microalgae: lipid extraction and methane production from the residual biomass in a biorefinery approach. Bioresource Technology, 170: 370-378.                                       
  • Riaño B. and García-González M.C. 2014. Greenhouse gas emissions of an on-farm swine manure treatment plant- comparison with conventional storage in anaerobic tanks.Journal of Cleaner Production. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2014.07.007.                       
  • Riaño, B., Coca, M., García-González, M.C. 2014. Evaluation of Fenton method and ozone-based processes for colour and organic matter removal from biologically pre-treated swine manure. Chemosphere, 117: 193-199.
  • Posadas E., Muñoz A., García-González M.C., Muñoz R., García-Encina P.A. 2014. A case study of a pilot high rate algal pond for the treatment of fish farm and domestic wastewaters. Journal of Chemical Technology & Biotechnology. DOI 10.1002/jctb.4417.
  • Posadas, E., Bochon, S., Coca, M., García-González, M.C., García-Encina, P.A., Muñoz, R. 2014. Microalgae-based agroindustrial wastewater treatment: a preliminary screening of biodegradability. Journal of Applied Phycology. 26(6): 2335-2345.
  • Riaño B., García-González M. C. 2014. On-farm treatment of swine manure based on solid-liquid separation and biological nitrification-denitrification of the liquid fraction. Journal of Environmental Management, 132: 87-93.
  • Valdehita, A. Quesada-García, M. M. Delgado, J. V. Martín, M. C. García-González, M. L. Fernández-Cruz, J. M. Navas. 2014. In vitro assessment of thyroidal and estrogenic activities in poultry and broiler manure. Science of the Total Environment. 472: 630-641.


Instituto Tecnológico Agrario de Castilla y León (ITACYL), Avenida Burgos, Valladolid, Spain