thiobacillus


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small rod-shaped bacteria living in sewage or soil and oxidizing sulfur

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Stamford NP, Freitas ADS, Ferraz DS, Santos CERS (2002) Effect of sulphur inoculated with Thiobacillus on saline soils amendment and growth of cowpea and yam bean legumes.
Badilla-Ohlbaum, Oxidation of Ferrous Iron and Elemental Sulfur by Thiobacillus ferrooxidans, Appl.
One of the bacterial species that obtains its energy from inorganic sulfur compounds is the Thiobacillus thioparus.
Por debajo de pH = 3,5 la misma reaccion es realizada por la bacteria Thiobacillus ferroxidans.
Biosorption of Zn(II) and Cu(II) by the indigenous Thiobacillus thiooxidans, Chemistry Engineering Journal 97: 195-201.
As soon as the pH of the concrete falls from its initial levels of 11-12 to around 9, biological colonization of aerobic (air breathing) Thiobacillus bacteria will begin.
Las principales bacterias anaerobias asociadas a este proceso pertenecen a los generos Thiobacillus, Clostridium, Desulfovibrio, Desulfotomaculum y Methanobacillus y otros anaerobios asociativos como: Agrobacterium, Azospirillum, Azotobacter, Bacillus y Beijerinckia (56).
Leaching of zinc sulfide by Thiobacillus ferrooxidans: Experiments with a controlled redox potential indicate no direct bacterial mechanism.
Numerous bacterial genera have been identified which are able to reduce ferric iron, such as Pseudomonas, Bacillus, Bacteroides, Desulfovibrio, Sulfolobus, Thiobacillus, Shewanella, Desulfomonas, Desulforomusa, Geobacter, and Pelobacter.
Os microrganismos envolvidos no processo de oxidacao sao, principalmente, bacterias do genero Thiobacillus (HEYDARNEZHAD et al., 2012).
Pyrites reacting with oxygen and water will form Thiobacillus bacteria which generate their energy through oxidizing the iron with a side effect of producing sulfuric acid and that chemically corrodes the iron pipe.
When the city of Huntington Beach, CA, officials investigated reports of sewage odors, they discovered that a storm drain was infiltrating ground water heavily laden with hydrogen sulfide gas, fostering colonies of Thiobacillus bacteria that consume the gas and excrete sulfuric acid.