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Environmental Biotechnology

1st Edition

By M. H. Fulekar

CRC Press

620 pages

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Paperback: 9781578085828
pub: 2010-07-19
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This book provides information essential to students taking courses in biotechnology as part of environmental sciences, environmental management, or environmental biology programs. It is also suitable for those studying water, waste management, and pollution abatement. Topics include biodiversity, renewable energy, bioremediation technology, recomb

Table of Contents

Environmental Biotechnology: A Foresight. Biodiversity. Renewable Energy. Bioremediation Technology. Phytoremediation. Recombinant DNA Technology & Applications. Genetic Engineering for Remediation of Pollution. Biotechnology-Pollution Abatement. Solid Waste Management. Composting. Vermicomposting. Biofertilizer. Chemical Pesticides. Biological Control of Pests. Biopesticides. Integrated Pest Management. Genetically Modified Organisms in the Environment. Biosafety. Bioethics and Risk Assessment. Intellectual Property Rights. Bioonformatics: Environmental Cleanup technologies. Environmental Nanotechnology.

About the Author

M.H. Fulekar, Department of Life Sciences, University of Mumbai, India

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection
SCIENCE / Environmental Science
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / Microbiology