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Bio-remediation can be used at the sites contaminated with petroleum hydrocarbons.

(a) True

(b) False

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The query is from Use of Remediation Techniques in division Management and Remediation of Problem Soil of Environmental Biotechnology

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Right choice is (a) True

The explanation is: Petroleum hydrocarbons contaminated sites are removed by bioremediation which uses microorganisms and microbes generally use these petroleum hydrocarbons as nutrition source for growth thereby, degrading them from the environment.

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