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Articles related to bioremediation

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Feature: Probiotics for the Planet’s Polluted Plumbing
Imagine a world where billions of tiny creatures were deployed in the environment to degrade industrial pollutants that contaminate the world’s crucial groundwater reserves.
conSCIENCE: A Toxic Legacy from Firefighting Foams
Australian communities and environmental systems adjacent to Defence sites, airports and firefighting training centres have been contaminated by toxic chemicals.
Up Close: Tailings tidy up: How bioremediation can repair the damage done by mining
Biogeochemist Dr John Moreau and botanist Dr Augustine Doronila discuss how contaminated mining sites can be rehabilitated with the help of a biological approach using plants and bacteria.