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Very easily degradable pollutant can be degraded by direct metabolism by algae.

(a) True

(b) False

I have been asked this question by my school principal while I was bunking the class.

My enquiry is from Microalgal Culture topic in division Biotechnological Approaches of Microalgal Culture of Environmental Biotechnology

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Right answer is (a) True

The best I can explain: Algae is a potential microorganism which leads to degradation of various pollutants. Very easily degradable pollutants are Sugar, Amino acids, Organic acids with very short and simple polymers and can be degraded by direct metabolism by bacteria.

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