Accession Number : ADA293514

Title :   Limiting Factors, Enhancement and Kinetics of Biodegradation.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : CORNELL UNIV ITHACA NY

Personal Author(s) : Alexander, Martin

PDF Url : ADA293514

Report Date : 31 JAN 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 18

Abstract : Studies were conducted to establish some factors limiting biodegradation by introduced microorganisms, to devise means to overcome factors limiting biodegradation, to devise and evaluate kinetic models for biodegradation and to determine how microorganisms acquire organic pollutants not initially present in the water phase.

Descriptors :   *KINETICS, *BIODEGRADATION, *MICROORGANISMS, MODELS, WATER, LIMITATIONS, ORGANIC MATERIALS, POLLUTANTS.

Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE