bioaugmentation


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bioaugmentation

A technique of bioremediation in which strains of natural or genetically engineered bacteria with unique metabolic profiles are used to treat sewage or contaminated water or soil.

bioaugmentation

technique used in BIOREMEDIATION to increase the activity of bacteria that decompose pollutants.
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Root parameters on the areas of semicoke hills depend on the microbial community, as proved by the bioaugmentation experiment, but further investigation is needed to discover how the microbial community affects the rhizosphere and root morphology.
Bioaugmentation, Biobarriers, and Biogeochemistry Andrea Leeson, Bruce Alleman, Pedro Alvarez, Victor Magar, eds.
Treatments were natural attenuation (NA) as control phytoremediation (P) bioaugmentation (B) and bioaugmented phytoremediation (BP).
Biodegradation efficiency of functionally important populations selected for bioaugmentation in phenol- and oil-polluted area // FEMS Microb.
Chris Celusta; Bioaugmentation, John Schauff; Building Service Contractors, Frank Trevisani; Floor Care, Lee LeMasters.
Advancing the "Enhanced Bioremediation" approach with use of nutrients and bioaugmentation agents for treatment of chlorinated hydrocarbons, PCB's, perchlorate and high explosives and phytoremediation approaches with metal sequestering or immobilization capabilities specific for treatment of heavy metals, are gaining interest.
However, bioaugmentation of soil with PSB resulted in release of bioavailable P from RP throughout the incubation period.
announced today that it has developed new formulation techniques for its entire range of bioaugmentation products.
Comparison of biostimulation and Bioaugmentation techniques for the remediation of used motor oil contaminated soil.
This approach, called bioaugmentation delivers to contaminated environment specific catabolic traits necessary for the clean up of pollutants [10].
Valuable real-time data is used for biomass protection and decisions regarding bioaugmentation options.