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Use of bacteria for metal extraction

Membranes with immobilized microorganisms for the treatment of effluents contaminated by heavy metals have been developed. The technology has a large exploitation potential in effluent treatments and could solve problems which are today difficult and expensive.

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VITO
200,Boeretang
2400 Mol
Belgium
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