Isolation and characterization of diethyl phthalate degrading bacteria from crude oil contaminated soil


Cevik P. K. , Eroglu A. B. , Yildizli G., TURGUT COŞAN D. , KANTAR Ç., Coral G.

JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY, vol.40, no.3, pp.275-282, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.22438/jeb/40/3/mrn-959
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.275-282
  • Keywords: Biodegradation, Diethyl phthalate, Phthalate esters, Plasmid, Pseudomonas putida, BIODEGRADATION KINETICS, ESTERS, DEGRADATION, TEREPHTHALATE, METABOLISM, ISOMERS, GENES

Abstract

Aim : The aim of this study was to isolate, identify and characterize diethyl phthalate degrading bacterial strains isolated from a crude oil contaminated soil from a landfill dump site of a petroleum refinery in Mersin, Turkey.