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Your Environment. Your Health.

Person Details: Jack B. Howard

Superfund Research Program

Jack B. Howard

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Ave, Bldg. 66-454

Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139
Phone: 617-253-4574
Fax: 617-258-5042




  • Lafleur AL, Howard JB, Plummer EF, Taghizadeh K, Necula A, Scott LT, Swallow KC. 1998. Identification of some novel cyclopenta-fused polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in ethylene flames. Polycyclic Aromatic Compounds 12:223-237.
  • Saito HH, Bucala V, Howard JB, Peters WA. 1998. Thermal removal of pyrene contamination from soil: basic studies and environmental health implications. Environ Health Perspect 106(supp.4):1097-1107. PMID:9703498
  • Saito HH, Howard JB, Peters WA, Bucala V. 1998. Soil Thermal Decontamination: Fundamentals. In: Encyclopedia of environmental analysis and remediation. Wiley-Interscience, pp.4554-4589.


  • Gilot P, Howard JB, Peters WA. 1997. Evaporation phenomena during thermal decontamination of soils. Environ Sci Technol 31(2):461-466.


  • Bucala V, Saito HH, Howard JB, Peters WA. 1996. Products compositions and release rates from thermal treatment of soil. Ind Eng Chem Res 35:2725-2734.


  • Bucala V, Saito HH, Howard JB, Peters WA. 1995. Thermal Treatment of Contaminated and Neat Soil. In: Proceedings of the Workshop on Geo-Environmental Issues Facing the Americas, Univeristy of Puerto Rico Mayaguez Campus, Sept. 21-23, 1994. American Socieity of Civil Engineers. Washington, DC.
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