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The River Nile of Egypt

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Рубрика: Генетика. Микробиология

Автор(ы): Nabil Hegazi,Mohammed Fayez and Sayeda Ali

Язык: Английский

Издательство: LAP Lambert Academic Publishing

ISBN: 9783659489433

Баркод: 9783659489433

Год: 2013

Наличие книги: Отгружается в течение двух недель

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Страниц: 140

Описание книги

"I never polluted the river Nile water": So supposedly swore every ancient Egyptian, in front of the gods, during the moral judgment of the dead. Were Egyptians able to respect their oath along the years? Modern history witnessed that the Nile was as much the primary source of fresh water as the major receptor of wastewater and drainage of different activities. Cities along the banks are the meeting points of all types of industrial activities, posing pollution stress on the river. The first chapter of the book presents a historic glance on the bond between Nile and the ancient Egyptian civilization. The remaining chapters provide scientific evidences on the impact of discharging agro-industrial effluents on the physico-chemical and microbiological quality of the river water around Cairo. Presented as well is the potential of in-situ bio-remediation activities exerted by the dominant Nile water microflora on the expense of discharged organic effluents. The forecasted future water...

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