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An overview of methods to detect biodegradation limiting conditions
(Methods in Pharmacology and Toxicology, 2018-01-01) [Capítulo de livro]
The chapter discusses some limitations to perform the successful results obtained with two methodologies widely used in laboratory scale to environmental conditions. Certainly, the microorganisms are the most important ...
Biodiesel and diesel blends phytotoxicity in soil biodegradation
(Soil Management: Technological Systems, Practices and Ecological Implications, 2015-01-01) [Capítulo de livro]
Oil spills cause substantial damage to the environment. Accidents in the petroleum industry create huge public concern, requiring effective responses from governments and corporations. There are also chronic impacts involving ...
Remediation of btex contaminated areas: A microbial approach
(Biodegradation: Properties, Analysis and Performance, 2016-01-01) [Capítulo de livro]
The hydrocarbon contamination resulting from petrochemical industries is regarded as a major environmental problem. Environmental impacts from such contaminants are particularly worrying, as continuous and prolonged pollution ...