An emerging biotechnology for metal containing waste water treatment by Antonio Carlos A. da Costa

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Published by MCT, CNPq, CETEM in Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil .

Written in English

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  • Sewage -- Purification -- Biological treatment,
  • Heavy metals -- Absorption and adsorption,
  • Biomass

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StatementAntonio Carlos A. da Costa.
SeriesTecnologia ambiental -- 17
ContributionsCETEM (Center)
LC ClassificationsTD755 .C68 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination100 p. :
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23640507M
ISBN 108572271023
LC Control Number2003338187

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