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What does BP stand for?

BP stands for Bacterial Production

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From laboratory measurements of bacterial production and respiration in size-fractionated samples, we conclude that an average of 82% of whole-water bacterial production and 47% of bacterial respiration occurs by bacteria attached to suspended particles.
Scientists have known about bacterial production of PHB since 1926, but efforts to exploit it as a commercial material earnestly began only in the 1970s in response to increasing oil prices.
Rapid bacterial production and benzene turnover rates at wells, which are down-gradients of the other BTEX plume(s), suggest that the natural bacterial assemblage has the capacity to inhibit migration of the plume.