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Degradation of TNP, RDX, and CL-20 Explosives by Microbes

  • Baljinder Singh
  • Jagdeep Kaur
  • Kashmir SinghEmail author
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Part of the Environmental Science and Engineering book series (ESE)

Abstract

Life on the planet earth is supported by the continuous cycling of elements. Due to massive mobilization of natural resources and industrial synthesis of chemicals, a number of environmental problems have arisen as a consequence of incorporation of the synthesized molecules into ongoing biological cycles. The quality of life on earth is linked inextricably to the overall quality of environment.

Keywords

Nitro Group High Explosive Nitroaromatic Compound Pentaerythritol Tetranitrate Nitro Form 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Punjab Pollution Control BoardPatialaIndia
  2. 2.Department of BiotechnologyPanjab UniversityChandigarhIndia

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