Cleaning uranium waste with bacteria
August 18th, 2006

In the U.S. alone, the Department of Energy estimates that more than 2,500 billion liters of groundwater are contaminated with uranium. But now, scientists from the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) say they discovered that some common bacteria could “convert deadly heavy metal into less threatening nano-spheres.”

Links: Primidi, ZDNet


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