Arsenic uptake and accumulation in rice (Oryza sativa L.) irrigated with contaminated water


Long-term use of arsenic contaminated groundwater to irrigate crops, especially paddy rice (Oryza sativaL.) has resulted in elevated soil arsenic levels in Bangladesh. There is, therefore, concern regarding accumulation of arsenic in rice grown on these soils. A greenhouse pot experiment was conducted to evaluate the impact of arsenic-contaminated… (More)
DOI: 10.1023/A:1015792723288


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