Jeffrey Talley's Bioremediation of Recalcitrant Compounds PDF
By Jeffrey Talley
This authoritative textual content addresses the newest in bioremediation applied sciences for 3 difficult-to-treat contaminant teams: chlorinated solvents, PCBs, and PAHs - some of the most advanced and dear components of utilized remediation engineering.Bioremediation of Recalcitrant Compounds assesses leading edge R&D initiatives constructed for every contaminant staff through a specifically funded consortium of specialists. contemplating elements equivalent to availability, toxicity, and treatability, world-class specialists chronicle the advance of field-ready biotechnologies, reflecting at the technological know-how and engineering demanding situations encountered because the learn workforce advanced from bench-scale checking out to the sector. This ebook gains the experimental paintings interested in enzymatic reactions for the biodegradation of co-solvent extraction of chlorinated solvents, bioaugmentation greater PAH degradation, and genetically engineered microorganisms (GEMs) for greater PCB degradation. Comparisons to conventional tools of remediation additionally supply new perception on the right way to optimize biotreatment.Concluding with destiny instructions of analysis and improvement during this zone, Bioremediation of Recalcitrant Compounds is a must have for execs looking state-of-the-art, cutting edge biotreatment applied sciences for those damaging natural compounds.
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