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Title: Compositions of constructed microbial mats

Abstract

Compositions and methods of use of constructed microbial mats, comprising cyanobacteria and purple autotrophic bacteria and an organic nutrient source, in a laminated structure, are described. The constructed microbial mat is used for bioremediation of different individual contaminants and for mixed or multiple contaminants, and for production of beneficial compositions and molecules.

Inventors:
 [1];  [2]
  1. Atlanta, GA
  2. Decatur, GA
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Clark Atlanta University
OSTI Identifier:
872785
Patent Number(s):
6008028
Assignee:
Microbial and Aquatic Treatment Systems (Atlanta, GA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
B - PERFORMING OPERATIONS B09 - DISPOSAL OF SOLID WASTE B09C - RECLAMATION OF CONTAMINATED SOIL
C - CHEMISTRY C02 - TREATMENT OF WATER, WASTE WATER, SEWAGE, OR SLUDGE C02F - TREATMENT OF WATER, WASTE WATER, SEWAGE, OR SLUDGE
DOE Contract Number:  
FG09-95SR18553
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
compositions; constructed; microbial; mats; methods; comprising; cyanobacteria; purple; autotrophic; bacteria; organic; nutrient; source; laminated; structure; described; mat; bioremediation; individual; contaminants; mixed; multiple; production; beneficial; molecules; microbial mats; constructed microbial; beneficial compositions; organic nutrient; multiple contaminants; purple autotrophic; comprising cyanobacteria; microbial mat; nutrient source; individual contaminants; laminated structure; autotrophic bacteria; /435/47/210/

Citation Formats

Bender, Judith A, and Phillips, Peter C. Compositions of constructed microbial mats. United States: N. p., 1999. Web.
Bender, Judith A, & Phillips, Peter C. Compositions of constructed microbial mats. United States.
Bender, Judith A, and Phillips, Peter C. Fri . "Compositions of constructed microbial mats". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/872785.
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