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Microbial Degradation of 2,4,6-Trinitrotoluene In Vitro and in Natural Environments

  • Harald ClausEmail author
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Abstract

2,4,6-Trinitrotoluene (TNT) is a nitroaromatic explosive that was released into soil and water ecosystems mainly due to its massive use during the two world wars.

Keywords

Nitroaromatic Compound Sole Growth Substrate Stropharia Rugosoannulata Nematoloma Frowardii 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Microbiology and Wine ResearchJohannes Gutenberg-University MainzMainzGermany

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