By S. R. Weijers (auth.), Spiros N. Agathos, Walter Reineke (eds.)
At the sunrise of the twenty first century, biotechnology is rising as a key allowing know-how for sustainable environmental safeguard and stewardship. Biotechnology for the surroundings: Wastewater therapy and Modeling, Waste gasoline Handling illustrates the present technological purposes of microorganisms in wastewater remedy and within the keep an eye on of waste fuel emissions. within the first portion of the e-book exact emphasis is put on using rigorous mathematical and conceptual versions for an in-depth figuring out of the advanced biology and engineering facets underlying the operation of contemporary wastewater therapy installations. the second one half addresses waste fuel biofiltration, an increasing biotechnological software of microbial metabolism for air caliber insurance via strategies starting from the abatement of damaging unstable toxins to the removal of nuisance odors. it will likely be a invaluable reference resource for environmental scientists, engineers and selection makers all in favour of the advance, review or implementation of organic therapy structures.
For additional information on technique and basics, see Focus onBiotechnology, quantity 3A, and for additional information on Soil Remediation, see Focus on Biotechnology, quantity 3B.
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