Understanding the behaviour of oil-degrading micro-organisms to enhance the microbial remediation of spilled petroleum

@inproceedings{Macaulay2015UnderstandingTB,
  title={Understanding the behaviour of oil-degrading micro-organisms to enhance the microbial remediation of spilled petroleum},
  author={Babajide Milton Macaulay},
  year={2015}
}
Petroleum-contamination of both terrestrial and marine environments have persisted as a result of the increasing demand on liquid petroleum globally which has led to the need to clean up spilled petroleum using eco-friendly methods. Of all the petroleum-cleaning techniques explored, the use of petroleum-degrading microbes has received most attention. The microbial remediation of spilled petroleum has been proved to be cost-effective, eco-friendly and sustainable. However, these microbes have… CONTINUE READING

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