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Citation Label: GEN101
Publication Name: Biotreating E&P Wastes: Lessons Learned From 1992-2003
Publication Type: Report
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Author Name: McMillen, Sara J., ChevronTexaco Energy Research Technology Company
Other Authors: Smart, Ross and Rene Bernier, ChevronTexaco Energy Research Technology Company
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Publication Year: 2004
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Annotation: This report contains lessons learned in successfully applying bioremediation including predicting bioremediation end-points, the use of commercial microbial products, how to monitor treatment effectiveness, field equipment needed, interfacing with regulators, reusing treated wastes, costs by waste type and technology, and training of personnel. It also discusses how to determine when bioremediation is a good option, when it is not a good option, and how to select the best biotechnology for a specific site.
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