Recent Trend on Bioremediation of Polluted Salty Soils and Waters Using Haloarchaea

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Aracil-Gisbert, Sonia; Torregrosa-Crespo, Javier; Martínez-Espinosa, Rosa María;
  • Publisher: InTech
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.5772/intechopen.70802
  • Subject: Bioremediation | Heavy metals | Nitrogen | Bioquímica y Biología Molecular | Green biotechnology | Haloferax mediterranei | (Per)chlorates | Haloarchaea | Phosphorous

Pollution of soils, sediments, and groundwater is a matter of concern at global level. Industrial waste effluents have damaged several environments; thus, pollutant removal has become a priority worldwide. Currently, bioremediation has emerged as an effective solution f... View more
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