Written in English
|Statement||by Kerry Allbeury.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 381 leaves ;|
|Number of Pages||381|
Environmental Biotechnology: Theory and Applications, 2 nd Edition is designed to draw together the microscopic, functional level and the macroscopic, practical applications of biotechnology and to explain how the two relate within an environmental lemoisduvinnaturel.com: Gareth G. Evans. Volume Environmental Biotechnology in the Handbook of Environmental Engineering series presents the theories and principles of various environmental biotechnologies. This outstanding collection of science information is designed as a basic Environmental Biotechnology textbook as well as a reference book for scientists, researchers, educators, and lemoisduvinnaturel.com: Lawrence K. Wang. An Introduction to Environmental Biotechnology [Milton Wainwright] on lemoisduvinnaturel.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. An Introduction to Environmental Biotechnology provides an introduction to the subject of environmental biotechnology. Environmental biotechnology refers to the use of micro-organisms and other living systems to solve current environmental problems such as the Cited by: 7. Opening with an overview of environmental biotechnology, and a review of the key aspects of microbiology upon which the field is based, the book goes on to explore the diverse way in which biotechnology is applied to tackle environmental problems and issues, from monitoring of the environment and treatment of waste, to the removal of pollutants and extraction of oil and lemoisduvinnaturel.com: Alan Scragg.
This chapter is an introduction to environmental biotechnology, beginning with a discussion of systems theory. The systematic approach is applied to environmental science and engineering, especially environmental risk assessment and management, including lessons learned from environmental . With an original introduction by the editors and emphasis on the economic, environmental, health and food security aspects of agricultural biotechnology, this book is an invaluable resource for academics, students and researchers alike. Biotechnology offers a `natural' way of addressing environmental problems, ranging from identification of biohazards to bioremediation techniques for industrial, agricultural and municipal effluents and residues. Biotechnology is also a crucial element in the paradigm of `sustainable development'/5(2). The present book mainly deals with environmental conservation, pollution, agriculture, ecology, environment and biotechnology. The extension use of illustrations is intended to increase the understanding the concepts and show modern facilities lemoisduvinnaturel.com: Pawan Kumar Bharti.
"This book is a collection of the most relevant topics from a three-volume publication on Environmental Biotechnology that consisted of Environmental Processes I - Wastewater Treatment (edited ); Environmental Processes II - Soil Decontamination (edited ); and, Environmental Processes III - Solid Waste and Waste Gas Treatment, Preparation of Drinking Water (edited ). CHAPTER 1 - Environmental Biotechnology: An Overview Pages Publisher Summary Biotechnology is any technological application that uses biological systems, living organisms, and derivatives to make or modify products and processes for specific use. Humans have been manipulating genetic material for centuries. Environmental Biotechnology: A Biosystems Approach, Second Edition presents valuable information on how biotechnology has acted as a vital buffer among people, pollution, and the environment. Opening with an overview of environmental biotechnology, and a review of the key aspects of microbiology upon which the field is based, the book goes on to explore the diverse way in which biotechnology is applied to tackle environmental problems and issues, from monitoring of the environment and treatment of waste, to the removal of pollutants and extraction of oil and minerals/5(10).