20. Green Biotechnology for Municipal and Industrial Wastewater Treatment

  1. Rashmi Sanghi and
  2. Vandana Singh
  1. Balasubramanian S.1,
  2. R.D. Tyagi1,
  3. R.Y. Surampalli2 and
  4. Tian C. Zhang3

Published Online: 10 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118287705.ch20

Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation

Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation

How to Cite

S., B., Tyagi, R.D., Surampalli, R.Y. and Zhang, T. C. (2011) Green Biotechnology for Municipal and Industrial Wastewater Treatment, in Green Chemistry for Environmental Remediation (eds R. Sanghi and V. Singh), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118287705.ch20

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique, Centre Eau, Terre & Environnement, Université du Québec, Québec, Canada

  2. 2

    US Environmental Protection Agency, Kansas City, USA

  3. 3

    Civil Engineering Dept., University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Omaha, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 12 DEC 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470943083

Online ISBN: 9781118287705

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Keywords:

  • Green biotechnology;
  • enzymes;
  • biopesticides;
  • bioplastics;
  • bioethanol;
  • biopolymers and microorganisms

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Green Biotechnology

  • Need for Efficient/Green Biotechnology for WWT Processes

  • Application of Green Biotechnology in WWT Processes

  • Bioconversion of Wastewater Sludge to Value Added Products

  • Research/Development Needs and Future Prospects

  • Conclusions