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BIOBRUSH Résumé de rapport

Project ID: EVK4-CT-2001-00055
Financé au titre de: FP5-EESD
Pays: United Kingdom

Methodology for application of nitrate- reducing bacteria to stone

METHODOLOGY FOR NITRATE REMOVAL USING BIOREMEDIATION
Organism: Pseudomonas pseudoalcaligenes;
Delivery: CEM mortar, with bacteria immobilised in alginate beads;
Cell count: 100 million cells/ml;
Medium: DNT medium;
Special preparations: Delivery system onto Japanese paper;
Application procedure: Apply 1-1.5 cm thickness delivery system (cover with polyethylene);
Application time: 1 month.

Reported by

UNIVERSITY OF PORTSMOUTH
School of Biological Sciences, King Henry I Street
PO1 2DY Portsmouth
United Kingdom
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