Contaminated Soils, Sediments and Water:: Science in the by Edward J. Calabrese, Paul T. Kostecki, James Dragun

By Edward J. Calabrese, Paul T. Kostecki, James Dragun

Quantity nine of the sequence provides 38 technical papers overlaying quite a lot of environmental concerns, together with Bioremediation, Chemical Oxidation, Heavy Metals, MTBE, Phytoremediation, Radiation, Regulatory and felony matters, Remediation, hazard dependent Cleanup and placement evaluation. Contributing authors are drawn from around the spectrum of curiosity: executive companies, educational associations, the consulting neighborhood and commercial businesses.

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Such metabolism has further advantages in so far as the fungi avoid the uptake of potentially toxic substances and the non-specific action of the enzymes involved makes precondition to individual pollutants unnecessary. , 2001). , 1999). Here, the degradation of PAHs in soil by two ligninolytic fungi is demonstrated. BIODEGRADATION OF PAHS IN SOIL 2. 1 Fungal strains and inoculum preparation. 15 The fungal strains isolated from soil samples collected at the Jureia/Itatins ecological reserve (São Paulo - Brazil) and classified as deuteromycetes, were a gift from the Tropical Culture Collection - Fundação Tropical André Tosello, Campinas-SP.

Durrant3 Instituto Argronômico (ICA), Campinas, Brazil 1 ; Departamento de Processes Químicos, Faculdade de Engenharia Química, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Campinas, Brazil 2; Departamento de Ciências de Alimentos, Faculdade de Engenharia de Alimentos, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (SP), Brazil3 Abstract: Thirteen strains, namely, Pleurotus sp BCCB 507, P. sp CCB 068, Pleurotus sp. 016, Agaricus campestris, Phanerochaete chrysosporium ATCC 24725 and the soil isolates DP24e, DP24o, DRP02n, SP16a, SRP 17c, SRP17g and SRP20e were selected following their cultivation in solid media containing either the pesticide Diuron or Pyrithibac -sodium (Staple 280CS).

Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 66, 5282-5289. , Sayavedra, L. , and Semprini, L. 2001. Bioaugmentation of butaneutilizing microorganisms to promote cometabolism of 1,1,1 -trichloroethane in groundwater microcosms. Biodegradation. 12, 11 -22. Kazunga, C. and Aitken, M. D. 2000. Products from the incomplete metabolism of pyrene by polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-degrading bacteria. Appl. Environ. Microbiol. 66, 1917 1922. Kerr, R. S. 1994. Handbook of bioremediation. , Lewis Publishers, pp. 85 96. Langlois, B.

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