Mineral Biotechnology

Microbial Aspects of Mineral Beneficiation, Metal Extraction, and Environmental Control

by S. Komar Kawatra, K. A. Natarajan

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  • 0873353781
  • 9780873352017
  • 9780873353786

Microorganisms can play a beneficial role in all facets of minerals processing, from mining to waste disposal and management. The commercial practice of biohydrometallurgical metal extraction occurs all over the world. Mineral Biotechnology provides the technical knowledge necessary to compete in this arena by presenting specific, detailed technologies and real-world case studies.


  • Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, Inc.; January 2001
  • ISBN: 9780873353786
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  • Title: Mineral Biotechnology
  • Author: S. Komar Kawatra (ed.); K. A. Natarajan (ed.)
  • Imprint: Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, Inc.
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 0873353781
  • 9780873352017
  • 9780873353786