Performance assessment of rhamnolipid MR01biosurfactant and Triton X-100 chemical surfactant in removal of phenanthrene from soil

Background and Objectives: The use of surfactants enhance the bioavailability of nonbiodegradable contaminants such as PAHs. Biosurfactants are more environmental friendly. In this study the ability of removing phenenthrene from soil by biosurfactant was assessed and compared with that of chemical s...

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Main Authors: Masoumeh Golshan, Simin Nasseri, Mahdi Farzadkia, Ali Esrafili, Roshanak Rezaei Kalantary, Leila Karimi Takanlu
Format: Article
Published: Tehran University of Medical Sciences 2014-10-01
Series:سلامت و محیط
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