Environmental Science

Author: William P. Cunningham
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Science/Engineering/Math
ISBN: 9780072439564
Size: 10.12 MB
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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, ...

Heavy Metals In Water

Author: Sanjay K. Sharma
Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
ISBN: 1849738858
Size: 57.24 MB
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This book highlights the latest research on dissolved heavy metals in drinking water and their removal.

Bioremediation And Bioeconomy

Author: M.N.V Prasad
Publisher: Elsevier
ISBN: 0128028726
Size: 48.18 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 ...

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 ...

Biomanagement Of Metal Contaminated Soils

Author: Mohammad Saghir Khan
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9789400719149
Size: 69.13 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 ...

Phytoremediation

Author: Abid Ali Ansari
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 3319401483
Size: 26.85 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, ...

The Magical World Of Moss Gardening

Author: Annie Martin
Publisher: Timber Press
ISBN: 1604697164
Size: 28.75 MB
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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.

Earth Repair

Author: Leila Darwish
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 1550925296
Size: 30.18 MB
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Earth Repair describes a host of powerful grassroots bioremediation techniques, including: Microbial remediation—using microorganisms to break down and bind contaminants Phytoremediation—using plants to extract, bind, and transform ...

Phytoremediation

Author: Steven C. McCutcheon
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780471459323
Size: 60.22 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.