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Applied Biochemistry and Biotechnology

, Volume 48, Issue 1, pp 11–14 | Cite as

Bioremediation of contaminated groundwater

  • K. Günther
  • D. Schlosser
  • H. -P. Schmauder
  • U. Rausch
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Abstract

Contaminated groundwater from industrial areas in former East Germany was biologically treated using lab-scale solid-state reactors. The ability of bacterial strains of the autochroneous microflora to utilize representative pollutants was tested.

Index Entries

Bioremediation groundwater hydrocarbons BTEX solid-state reactors 

Abbreviations

BTEX

benzene-toluene-ethylbenzene-xylenes

BOD5

biochemical oxigen demand

COD

chemical oxigen demand

IR

infrared

PAH

polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons

PCB

polychlorinated biphenyls

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© Humana Press Inc 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Günther
    • 1
  • D. Schlosser
    • 1
  • H. -P. Schmauder
    • 1
  • U. Rausch
    • 2
  1. 1.Biologisch-Pharmazeutische FakultÄt, Institut für Mikrobiologie, Lehrstuhl Technische MikrobiologieFriedrich-Schiller-UniuersitÄt JenaJena
  2. 2.Umweltlabor der ManagementDienstleistungs GmbHBöhlen

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