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Bioremediation of 2,4,6-Trinitrotoluene Explosive Residues

  • Sikandar I. Mulla
  • Manjunatha P. Talwar
  • Harichandra Z. NinnekarEmail author
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Part of the Environmental Science and Engineering book series (ESE)

Abstract

A large scale manufacturing and use of a variety of synthetic chemicals in the form of pesticides, herbicides, plasticizers, explosives, dyes, drugs and industrial products in our daily life, continuously pollute soil, water and air which have direct or indirect adverse impact on our and animal health. Many of these chemicals are reported to be toxic, mutagenic or carcinogenic to humans and animals.

Keywords

Nitro Group Terminal Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism Veratryl Alcohol Pentaerythritol Tetranitrate Irpex Lacteus 
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  • Sikandar I. Mulla
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  • Harichandra Z. Ninnekar
    • 1
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  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryKarnatak UniversityDharwadIndia

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