African Journal of
Environmental Science and Technology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Environ. Sci. Technol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0786
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJEST
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 949

Full Length Research Paper

Biodegradation of pyrene by a mixed culture isolated from hydrocarbon-polluted soil

Baba Shehu Umar Ibn Abubakar
  • Baba Shehu Umar Ibn Abubakar
  • Department of Civil and Water Resources Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Maiduguri, P. M. B. 1069, Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria.
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Norhafizah Abdullah
  • Norhafizah Abdullah
  • Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM Serdang, Malaysia.
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Azni Idris
  • Azni Idris
  • Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM Serdang, Malaysia.
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Mohamad Pauzi Zakaria
  • Mohamad Pauzi Zakaria
  • Department of Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Environmental Studies, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM Serdang, Malaysia.
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Mohd Yunus Shokur
  • Mohd Yunus Shokur
  • Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM Serdang, Malaysia.
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  •  Received: 07 September 2018
  •  Accepted: 06 November 2018
  •  Published: 31 January 2019

Authors

Baba Shehu Umar Ibn Abubakar
Department of Civil and Water Resources Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, University of Maiduguri, P. M. B. 1069, Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria.

Norhafizah Abdullah
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM Serdang, Malaysia.

Azni Idris
Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM Serdang, Malaysia.

Mohamad Pauzi Zakaria
Department of Environmental Sciences, Faculty of Environmental Studies, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM Serdang, Malaysia.

Mohd Yunus Shokur
Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 UPM Serdang, Malaysia.

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