Bioremediation in action: 3 examples of bioremediation

Bioremediation in action: 3 examples of bioremediation

Bioremediation refers to any use of microbes to clean up contaminated areas of soil or groundwater. Microbes within the soil and the natural environment may be able to feed off the contaminants that are washed into the soil. However, bioremediation usually describes the manual addition of microbes.