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Biotechnology in minerals and metal processing

Biotechnology in minerals and metal processing

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Published by Society of Mining Engineers in Littleton, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bacterial leaching.,
  • Sewage -- Purification -- Biological treatment.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementeditors, B.J. Scheiner, Fiona M. Doyle, S.K. Kawatra.
    ContributionsScheiner, Bernard J., Doyle, Fiona M., Kawatra, S. K., Society of Mining Engineers of AIME.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN688.3.B33 B56 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 209 p. :
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2065758M
    ISBN 100873350766
    LC Control Number88062761


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