Bioremediation Current Affairs, GK & News


Bioremediation is a waste management technique that involves the use of organisms to remove or neutralize pollutants from a contaminated site. The naturally occurring organisms are able to break down hazardous substances into less toxic or non toxic substances. Bioremediation can be ex situ or in situ.  In situ bioremediation involves treating the contaminated material ..

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Scientists to undertake field trials of Oil-degrading bacteria in Kochi

Scientists have planned to undertake field trials of three new strains of oil-degrading bacteria in Kochi, Kerala. Earlier, laboratory tests of these new strains conducted were successful. The field trials will be conducted by the Malabar Botanical Garden and Institute of Plant Sciences (MBGIPS), Kozhikode and Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited (BPCL). The study will pave ..