Microbial Estimation and Characterization of Wastewater and Sludge in Awka Metropolis, Nigeria

@article{Edet2017MicrobialEA,
  title={Microbial Estimation and Characterization of Wastewater and Sludge in Awka Metropolis, Nigeria},
  author={B. Edet and Gwana Adamu Mohammed and Buhari Bagudu Yawuri and A. B. Mohammed and A. Musa and A. M. Galtimari and Hauwa Lawan Badawi and M. Ahmadu and Fanna Ali Garra},
  journal={International Journal of Environmental Protection and Policy},
  year={2017},
  volume={5},
  pages={23}
}
This study focuses on the estimation and characterization of microorganisms isolated from wastewater and sludge in Awka metropolis, Nigeria. The samples were collected randomly from four (A, B, C and D) respective areas, analyzed microbiologically by homogenizing the samples under aseptic conditions to obtain a homogenous mixture, the isolation techniques used was pour plate methods as described by Cheesbrough, (2010); Joanne et al, (2011); APHA, (1989). The samples were diluted serially… Expand

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