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Use of Pichia fermentans and Candida sp. strains for the biological treatment of stored olive mill wastewater.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21785989     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Of 105 isolates screened for growth on plates containing olive mill wastewater (OMW), five were selected and identified as Pichia fermentans (Y1, Y4) and Candida sp. (Y2, Y11, and Y18). On the basis of their ability to use phenol at 716 mg l(-1), strains Y2 (15% reduction) and Y4 (18% reduction) were then used to detoxify stored OMW under various operational conditions. Yeast treatment of OMW increased the pH and, in the best conditions (aeration and no glucose addition), the COD decreased (47%) and phytotoxicity was also decreased (56%) probably due to the changes in the composition of phenolic compounds.
Authors:
Manuela Taccari; Maurizio Ciani
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2011-7-23
Journal Detail:
Title:  Biotechnology letters     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1573-6776     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2011 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-7-25     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8008051     Medline TA:  Biotechnol Lett     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Dipartimento SAIFET, sez. di Microbiologia Alimentare, Industriale e Ambientale, Università Politecnica delle Marche, Via Brecce Bianche, 60131, Ancona, Italy.
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