Accumulation of oxytetracycline and norfloxacin from saline soil by soybeans.

  title={Accumulation of oxytetracycline and norfloxacin from saline soil by soybeans.},
  author={Maliwan Boonsaner and Darryl W. Hawker},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  volume={408 7},
Soil of former shrimp aquaculture facilities in Thailand may be contaminated by antibiotics (e.g. oxytetracycline and norfloxacin) and have elevated salinity. Therefore, reuse of this land can be problematic. The utility of soybean (Glycine max (L.) Merr.) for phytoremediation was investigated. The rate of germination and seedling emergence in prepared contaminated soil (conductivity 17.7 dS m(-1) from adding 70 mg sodium chloride g(-1) dry weight, 105 mg kg(-1) dry weight oxytetracycline and… CONTINUE READING

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