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By Milton Fingerman

Bioremediation, using microorganisms to degrade, sequester, or get rid of environmental contaminants, is an pressing desire of our planet for defense and recovery from poisonous contaminants. This publication not just offers innovative information regarding bioremediation of aquatic and terrestrial habitats, but additionally highlights the gaps in our wisdom of the topic. one of the themes coated during this quantity are those who take care of petroleum spill bioremediation, bioremediation of heavy metals, and using genetically engineered microorganisms in bioremediation.

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