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- Sniegowski, Kristel, et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Chemosphere 2012 v.88 no.9 pp. 1114-1118
- bacteria; bioaugmentation; biofilters; evolution; farms; inoculum density; linuron; microbial communities; mineralization; soil; wastewater; water pollution
- ... Addition of pesticide-primed soil containing adapted pesticide degrading bacteria to the biofilter matrix of on farm biopurification systems (BPS) which treat pesticide contaminated wastewater, has been recommended, in order to ensure rapid establishment of a pesticide degrading microbial community in BPS. However, uncertainties exist about the minimal soil inoculum density needed for successful b ...