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Title: Amoebae/bacteria consortia and uses for degrading wastes and contaminants

Abstract

A method of altering trinitrotoluene includes the steps of: providing an amoeba/bacteria consortium, particularly ATCC 40908 or a mutant thereof possessing all the identifying characteristics thereof; and contacting the consortium with trinitrotoluene to alter the trinitrotoluene.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. Clinton, TN
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
LOCKHEED MARTIN ENRGY SYST INC
OSTI Identifier:
870425
Patent Number(s):
5518919
Assignee:
Martin Marietta Energy Systems, Inc. (Oak Ridge, TN)
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-84OR21400
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
amoebae; bacteria; consortia; degrading; wastes; contaminants; method; altering; trinitrotoluene; steps; providing; amoeba; consortium; particularly; atcc; 40908; mutant; possessing; identifying; characteristics; contacting; alter; identifying characteristics; bacteria consortium; /435/588/

Citation Formats

Tyndall, Richard L. Amoebae/bacteria consortia and uses for degrading wastes and contaminants. United States: N. p., 1996. Web.
Tyndall, Richard L. Amoebae/bacteria consortia and uses for degrading wastes and contaminants. United States.
Tyndall, Richard L. Mon . "Amoebae/bacteria consortia and uses for degrading wastes and contaminants". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/870425.
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abstractNote = {A method of altering trinitrotoluene includes the steps of: providing an amoeba/bacteria consortium, particularly ATCC 40908 or a mutant thereof possessing all the identifying characteristics thereof; and contacting the consortium with trinitrotoluene to alter the trinitrotoluene.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1996},
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