alexa Bioremediation of Chromium in Pulp and Paper Processing Industrial Effluents by Indigenous Microbes | OMICS International | Abstract
ISSN: 2155-6199

Journal of Bioremediation & Biodegradation
Open Access

Like us on:

OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations
700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)

Research Article

Bioremediation of Chromium in Pulp and Paper Processing Industrial Effluents by Indigenous Microbes

Biradar NV1, Sindagi AS2*, Reddy J3 and Ingalhalli SS1
1Department of Zoology, Science College, Dharwad -580001, Karnataka, India
2Department of Microbiology Karnataka Science College, Dharwad -580001, Karnataka, India
3Department of Botany, Sent Joseph’s Post Graduate and Research Centre, Bangalore-27, Karnataka, India
Corresponding Author : Sindagi AS
Department of Microbiology
Karnataka Science College
Dharwad -580001, Karnataka, India
Tel: 08050423977
E-mail: [email protected]
Received November 09, 2012; Accepted November 21, 2012; Published November 23, 2012
Citation: Biradar NV, Sindagi AS, Reddy J, Ingalhalli SS (2012) Bioremediation of Chromium in Pulp and Paper Processing Industrial Effluents by Indigenous Microbes. J Bioremed Biodeg 3:171. doi: 10.4172/2155-6199.1000171
Copyright: © 2012 Biradar NV, et al. This is an open-a ccess article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Related article at
DownloadPubmed DownloadScholar Google

Abstract

The present study was conducted with the goal of elimination of chromium toxicity in the pulp and paper processing industrial effluents. The physicochemical analysis of effluents showed that some of the parameters were exceeded and some were within the permissible limits as per the WHO standards. Based on the isolation, identification and biochemical characterization study the isolated strains (P1, P2, P3 and P4) were identified as Lactobacillus sps (P1) and Bacillus sps (P2, P3 and P4) according to Bergy’s Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. The MICs and MBCs study showed that all the bacterial isolates exhibited Cr tolerance for 1 ppm, 2 ppm, 5 ppm and 10 ppm. The bacterial isolates showed very high degree of resistance to the chromium. The growth studies showed that all bacterial strains exposed to high level of the chromium metal concentration in the environment which have adapted to this stress by developing various resistant mechanism. The rate of Cr (VI) reduction increased with decreasing concentration of Cr (VI) and increasing time interval for all the bacteria isolates. All the bacterial isolates showed the best chromate reduction for different concentration of Cr (VI).

Keywords

Peer Reviewed Journals
 
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2018-19
 
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us

Agri & Aquaculture Journals

Dr. Krish

[email protected]

+1-702-714-7001Extn: 9040

Biochemistry Journals

Datta A

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9037

Business & Management Journals

Ronald

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Chemistry Journals

Gabriel Shaw

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9040

Clinical Journals

Datta A

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9037

Engineering Journals

James Franklin

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Food & Nutrition Journals

Katie Wilson

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

General Science

Andrea Jason

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9043

Genetics & Molecular Biology Journals

Anna Melissa

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9006

Immunology & Microbiology Journals

David Gorantl

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9014

Materials Science Journals

Rachle Green

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Nursing & Health Care Journals

Stephanie Skinner

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Medical Journals

Nimmi Anna

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9038

Neuroscience & Psychology Journals

Nathan T

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9041

Pharmaceutical Sciences Journals

Ann Jose

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9007

Social & Political Science Journals

Steve Harry

[email protected]

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

 
© 2008- 2018 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version
Leave Your Message 24x7