Journal article

From urban municipalities to polar bioremediation: the characterisation and contribution of biogenic minerals for water treatment

Benjamin L Freidman, Kathy A Northcott, Peta Thiel, Sally L Gras, Ian Snape, Geoff W Stevens, Kathryn A Mumford

Journal of Water and Health | IWA PUBLISHING | Published : 2017


Awarded by Australian Antarctic Science Project

Funding Acknowledgements

We would like to acknowledge Australian Antarctic Science Project 4029 and 4036, and the Particulate Fluids Processing Centre at the University of Melbourne for financial support. We would like to thank the Materials Characterisation and Fabrication Platform at the University of Melbourne and the Victorian Node of the Australian National Fabrication Facility for XRD analysis, and Bioscreen Medical for allowing usage of their MALDI Biotyper. We would also like to thank Roger Curtain of the Bio21 Institute, University of Melbourne for assistance with energy dispersive spectroscopic analysis and Dr Brett Johnson of the Department of Physics, University of Melbourne for assistance with Raman spectroscopy.