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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Petroleum microbiology /
Author Atlas, Ronald M.
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Atlas, Ronald M.,
Publisher Macmillan ; Collier Macmillan,
Year Published 1984
OCLC Number 10302491
ISBN 0029490006; 9780029490006
Subjects Petroleum--Microbiology. ; Erdèol. ; Mikrobiologie. ; Erdèol.--(DE-588)4015179-7 ; Mikrobiologie.--(DE-588)4316357-9
Additional Subjects Petroleum--Microbiology
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EIAM  QR53.P48 1984 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 03/25/2005
EJEM  QR53.P48 1984 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 11/03/1989
EKCM  QR53.A84 NHEERL/GED Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 10/05/2015
EMBM  QR53.P48 1984 GWERD Library/Ada,OK 02/03/1995
Collation x, 692 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Microbial metabolism of straight-chain and branched alkanes / M.E. Singer and W.R. Finnerty -- Microbial metabolism of cyclic alkanes / J.J. Perry -- Microbial transformation of aromatic hydrocarbons / C.E. Cerniglia -- The metabolism of gaseous hydrocarbons by microorganisms / J.R. Vestal -- Microbial production of methane / M.R. Winfrey -- Biosynthesis of surface active agents / J.E. Zajic and A.Y. Mahomedy -- Genetics of hydrocarbon-utilizing microorganisms / J.T. Singer and W.R. Finnerty -- The fate of petroleum in marine ecosystems / G. Floodgate -- The fate of petroleum pollutants in freshwater ecosystems / J.J. Cooney -- The fate of petroleum in soil ecosystems / I. Bossert and R. Bartha -- Effects of hydrocarbons on microorganisms / J.R. Vestal [and others] -- Effects of petroleum on microbial communities / F.K. Pfaender and E.N. Buckley III -- Heavy crude oils and oil-shales : tertiary recovery of petroleum from oil-bearing formations / D.W.S. Westlake -- Treatment and disposal of petroleum refinery wastes / R. Bartha and I. Bossert -- Biodegradation of petroleum products / E.C. Hill -- Problems related to sulfate-reducing bacteria in the petroleum industry / W.P. Iverson and G.J. Olson -- Hydrocarbons as substrates in industrial fermentations / J.L. Shennan.