Bioremidation of heavy metals and role of bacteria
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Eurasian Journal of Biosciences, 2019 - Volume 13 Issue 2, pp. 739-744
  • Published Online: 07 Jul 2019
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Background and Objective: Contamination of aquatic and soil ecosystems by heavy metals has been always a threat for environment and health of human communities. Bioremidation is a new method that can remove this problem. This study aimed to examine removal of heavy metal by bacteria.
Method: This review study was conducted on studied about bioremidation of heavy metals with bacteria. The applied sites included direct-ncbi-.ncbi.civilica. Inclusion criterion was having relevant information and keywords.
Findings: The methods used in bioremidation of heavy metals are more efficient related to physic-chemical methods. Bacteria can reduce concentration and toxicity of heavy metals in different ways due to their various resistance mechanisms compared with heavy metals.
Conclusion: The results obtained from this study showed that bioremidation is an efficient and proper method to remove heavy metals pollution and bacteria can be used for bioremidation of heavy metals from the environment.


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