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Sorption Properties of Biofilms

  1. Hans-Curt Flemming,
  2. Andrew Leis

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env285

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Flemming, H.-C. and Leis, A. 2003. Sorption Properties of Biofilms. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. University of Duisburg, Duisburg, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003


  • Sorption Sites in Biofilms

  • Sorption of Water, Metals, Organic Substances, and Particles

  • Remobilization


  • adsorption to surfaces;
  • biofilms;
  • metals: interaction with biofilms;
  • organic substances: interaction with biofilms