Frontiers in Soil and Environmental Microbiology

Publisher: CRC Press Release date: 2020-03-03

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Soil harbours a wide range of microorganisms with biotic potentials which can be explored for social benefits. The book Frontiers in Soil and Environmental Microbiology comprises an overview of the complex inter-relationship between beneficial soil microbes and crop plants, and highlights the potential for utilisation to enhance crop productivity, bioremediation and soil health. The book focusses on important areas of research such as biocide production, pesticide degradation and detoxification, microbial decay processes, remediation of soils contaminated with toxic metals, industrial wastes, and hydrocarbon pollutants. FeaturesPresents the state of the art of microbial research in environmental and soil microbiology Discusses an integrated and systematic compilation of microbes in the soil environment and its role in agriculture and plant growth and productivityElucidates microbial application in environmental remediationExplores advanced genomics topics for uncultivable microbes of soil

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Genre: Soil science, sedimentology

Collection: CRC Press

Type: EPub

Pages: 349

ISBN: 9780429941030

Additional Information

Genre: Soil science, sedimentology

Collection: CRC Press

Type: EPub

Pages: 349

ISBN: 9780429941030

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