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In general, for this type of substance is not correct to talk about biodegradation that is typical of the organic compunds or some methylated metals (e.g. tetraethyl lead). The principal process that could be involve pyrite cinder is the bioaccumulation in plant, animal or microorganism. Other process such as methylation-demethylation or biosorption by microorganism are described only for As.