Evidence for the aerobic degradation of tetrachloroethylene by a bacterial isolate
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- Deckard, L.A., Willis, J.C. & Rivers, D.B. Biotechnol Lett (1994) 16: 1221. doi:10.1007/BF01020855
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A microorganism, which utilizes tetrachloroethylene (PCE) as a sole source of metabolic carbon under aerobic conditions, has been isolated. It has been identified as aPseudomonas spp. Degradation of PCE by this bacterium was quantified by gas chromatography.