|aBiosurfactants :|bproduction and utilization--processes, technologies, and economics /|cedited by Naim Kosaric, University of Western Ontario, Fazilet Vardar-Sukan, Ege University.
|aBoca Raton, FL :|bCRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group,|c2015.
|aBoca Raton, FL :|bCRC Press, Taylor & Francis Group,|c
|aix, 379 pages :|billustrations ;|c27 cm.
|aSurfactant science series ;|vvolume 159
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aSection 1. Production -- section 2. Applications.
|a"Biosurfactants can successfully replace and augment the properties of chemically synthesized surface-active agents. This book contains specialty chapters dealing with methods for production of biosurfactants on a laboratory and industrial/commercial scale. It presents novel and proven applications of biosurfactants. The new edition is aimed at actual production and applications of biosurfactants in modern biotechnology, reflecting the advances made since the publication of the first edition. A special chapter is devoted to the overview and evaluation of specific selected patents relating to biosurfactants"--|cProvided by publisher.