Tag: bacteria

Remediation of AMD with mussel shell bioreactors

Acid mine drainage (AMD) occurs when uneconomical waste rock containing iron sulphides are exposed to the atmosphere, water, and microorganisms. This acidic water, if left untreated can damage ecosystems as it is acidic and contains high concentrations of dissolved metals and sulphate. A novel…

Microbial function in hydrocarbon-rich freshwater sediments

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Microbial mineral dissolution impacting metal mobilization

Great Lakes recreational water security