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International Journal on Algae

ISSN Print: 1521-9429
ISSN Online: 1940-4328

International Journal on Algae

DOI: 10.1615/InterJAlgae.v6.i2.70
pages 171-185

Influence of sewage on marine algae

N.S. Kuzminova
Institute of Biology of Southern Seas, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 2, Nakhimov Prosp., 99011 Sevastopol, Ukraine
I. I. Rudneva-Titova
Institute of Biology of the Southern Seas of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 2, Nakhimov Prosp., 99011 Sevastopol, Ukraine

ABSTRACT

A review of the literature on the influence of sewage on areas of seawater is presented. Problems of the adverse effect of sewage on marine algae are elucidated. Prospects for the use of algae in systems to purify seawater of xenobiotics are discussed.