|The Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETD) repository holds full-text theses and dissertations submitted for higher degrees at the University (including submissions from former Cape Technikon and Peninsula Technikon).|
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A mixed microbial community for the treatment of free cyanide and Thiocyanate containing wastewater
(Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2017)
Industrial wastewater management pertaining to the mining industry has become increasingly stringent, with companies being required to develop environmentally benign wastewater management practices worldwide. The industries ...
Biodegradation of cyanide and subsequent nitrification-aerobic denitrification in cyanide containing watewater
(Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2014)
Environmental legislation focusing on wastewater disposal in industries that utilise cyanide and/or cyanide-related compounds has become increasingly stringent worldwide, with many companies that utilise cyanide products ...
Biodegradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon contaminants in a mixed culture bioreactor
(Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2015)
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) are one of the most common and recalcitrant environmental contaminants – known for their potential toxicity, mutagenicity, and carcinogenicity to humans. Biosurfactant application ...