What are Microbes in Human Welfare?
Microbes are the most adaptable creatures that can be found everywhere from air, soil, water to even deep inside geysers, deep in soil, under snow and even in acidic medium.
Use Of Microbes In Household Products
Lactic acid bacteria (LAB)
Saccharomyces cerevisiae (brewer’s yeast:) is used for production of wine, beer, whisky, brandy, rum, etc.
Production of Chemicals and Bioactive Agents
Production of Enzymes
Microbes In Production Of Biogas
Microbes as Bio Control Agents
Bio control agents are particularly useful when useful insects are required to be conserved under IPM (integrated pest management programmes).