Phosphorus removal efficiencies via a b proteobacterium isolated from active phosphate mine area in southern tunisia

Imen Daly*, Abdelwahab Chatti, Salah Jellali

*Corresponding author for this work

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Phosphorus stands as a key element, versatile for humans, animals and plants alike. Yet, its excessive presence in wastewaters could well favorize the development of eutrophication phenomena and, consequently, the deterioration of the water organis’ quality.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdvances in Science, Technology and Innovation
PublisherSpringer Nature
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 2018
Externally publishedYes

Publication series

NameAdvances in Science, Technology and Innovation
ISSN (Print)2522-8714
ISSN (Electronic)2522-8722


  • Biological phosphorus removal
  • Novel polyphosphate accumulating bacteria
  • Phosphate mine
  • β proteobactericum

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Architecture
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Renewable Energy, Sustainability and the Environment

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