Environmental Science

Author: William P. Cunningham
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math
ISBN: 9780072439564
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Old industrial facilities such as smelters, mills, petroleum refineries, and chemical
manufacturing plants are highly likely to ... the ground, solvents, metals,
radioactive elements, and other contaminants are dispersed and difficult to
collect and treat. ... Cleaning up contaminated groundwater usually entails
pumping vast amounts of water out of the ground — hopefully ...
Phytoremediation (remediation, or cleanup, using plants) can include a variety of
strategies for absorbing, extracting, ...

Bioremediation And Bioeconomy

Author: M.N.V Prasad
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0128028726
Size: 67.69 MB
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The book addresses these challenge by presenting innovative and cost-effective solutions to decontaminate polluted environments, including usage of contaminated land and waste water for bioproducts such as natural fibers, biocomposites, and ...

Biomanagement Of Metal Contaminated Soils

Author: Mohammad Saghir Khan
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9789400719149
Size: 25.31 MB
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This book provides comprehensive, state-of-the-art coverage of the natural, sustainable alternatives that use a wide range of biological materials in the removal/detoxification of heavy metals, consequently leading to the improvement of ...

Science Culture

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Bioremediation of heavy or toxic metals a) From Soil : Certain plants can
concentrate essential and non-essential heavy ... that is able to accumulate up to
4% zinc14 in leaf dry matter, has attracted much attention for its possible use in
phytoremediation of ... of Cu contaminated soils, restoration of mined land,
geochemical prospecting and environmental pollution. ... var. piperascens16
were able to grow in Cd contaminated soil and its accumulation in plant did not
affect the essential oil ...

Phytoremediation

Author: Abid Ali Ansari
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319401483
Size: 43.56 MB
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This book details the plant-assisted remediation method, “phytoremediation”, which involves the interaction of plant roots and associated rhizospheric microorganisms for the remediation of soil contaminated with high levels of metals, ...

Heavy Metals In Water

Author: Sanjay K. Sharma
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
ISBN: 1849738858
Size: 69.60 MB
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This book highlights the latest research on dissolved heavy metals in drinking water and their removal.

The Magical World Of Moss Gardening

Author: Annie Martin
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604697164
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The variations in color, texture, shape, and even size will amaze you. In this inspiring guide, Annie Martin—Mossin’ Annie to her fans—covers the essentials for creating an extraordinary moss garden.

International Environment Reporter

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1114 Sweden and Denmark, bridge linking nations appears to help rather than
hurt ecosystem, environmental authorities say, ... Helsinki Comm'n says, 773 —
Oil spills Denmark to consider requiring local pilots for ships navigating waters
after accident, ... funds for cleanup, 968 — Toxic chemical pollutants Decline
noted, but signs of environmental deterioration continue, ... ban approaches, 206
SEWAGE TREATMENT See also WATER, subheading: pollution EU directive
compliance.

Phytoremediation

Author: Steven C. McCutcheon
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471459323
Size: 51.77 MB
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Phytormediation is an exciting new method for controlling and cleaning up hazardous wastes using green plants. This book is the first to compile the state of the science and engineering arts in this rapidly advancing field.