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Environmental Biotechnology: A Biosystems Approach

By: Daniel Vallero

Academic Press

Hardback | Jun 2010 | #184597 | ISBN-13: 9780123750891
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This book addresses the question of how and why knowledge and understanding of the physical, chemical and biological principles of the environment must be achieved for the effective development of biotechnology applications.


Chapter 1: Environmental Biotechnology: An Overview
Chapter 2: A Question of Balance: Using versus Abusing Biological Systems
Chapter 3: Environmental Biochemodynamic Processes
Chapter 4: Systems
Chapter 5: Environmental Risks of Biotechnologies
Chapter 6: Reducing Biotechnological Risks
Chapter 7: Applied Microbial Ecology: Bioremediation
Chapter 8: Biotechnological Implications: A Systems Approach
Chapter 9: Environmental Risks of Biotechnologies: Economic Sector Perspectives
Chapter 10: Addressing Biotechnological Pollutants
Chapter 11: Analyzing the Environmental Implications of Biotechnologies
Chapter 12: Managing Biotechnologies

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Dan Vallero is an internationally recognized expert in the transport, chemical transformation and environmental fate of hazardous pollutants.

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