10. Bioremediation of Xenobiotics

  1. Romeela Mohee2 and
  2. Ackmez Mudhoo3
  1. Komal Saxena,
  2. Gajendra Kumar Aseri,
  3. Ashish Deep Gupta and
  4. Vikash Babu

Published Online: 4 APR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118371220.ch10

Bioremediation and Sustainability: Research and Applications

Bioremediation and Sustainability: Research and Applications

How to Cite

Saxena, K., Aseri, G. K., Gupta, A. D. and Babu, V. (2012) Bioremediation of Xenobiotics, in Bioremediation and Sustainability: Research and Applications (eds R. Mohee and A. Mudhoo), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118371220.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Professor, Department of Chemical and Environmental, Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Mauritius, Réduit, MAURITIUS

  2. 3

    Lecturer, Department of Chemical and Environmental, Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Mauritius, Réduit, MAURITIUS

Author Information

  1. Department of Biotechnology, Mangalayatan University, Beswan, Aligarh, India, 202145

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 APR 2012
  2. Published Print: 26 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118062845

Online ISBN: 9781118371220

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Keywords:

  • in-situ bioremediation;
  • xenobiotic compound;
  • slurry bioreactors;
  • two-phase partitioning bioreactors;
  • co-metabolic pathway

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Types of Bioremediation

  • Methods for the Bioremediation of Xenobiotics Compounds

  • Bioreactors Used for the Biormediation of Xenobiotic Comspound

  • Metabolic Pathways for Bioremediation of Xenobiotics

  • Bioremediation of Various Classes of Xenobiotic Compounds

  • Concluding Note