Microbiology: Principles and Explorations 9th Edition

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Chapter 25 - Environmental Microbiology - Self Quiz - Page 832: 15


(d) Thiobacillus

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Thiobacillus are microorganisms that are not derived from human pollution but can be found in water supply systems and are considered “nuisance” organisms. They produce sulfuric acid that can corrode pipes.
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