Russians Discover Bacteria In Sea Capable Of Absorbing Oil
- Written by : Ashton G. Curran
- Date Published : 2023-04-12
- Date Updated : 2023-04-12
- Category / Tag : articles
The discovery of these cold-tolerant bacteria has significant implications for the environment and the oil industry.
The Federal University of the Far East's study focused on identifying the most active bacteria among the 12 types identified.
In addition to their practical use in cleaning oil spills, the discovery of these cold-tolerant bacteria provides insight into the mechanisms by which bacteria can degrade oil at low temperatures.
The Sea of Japan is a crucial body of water for the region, and oil pollution poses a significant threat to its marine ecosystem.