Biological aspects of metal waste reclamation with biosolids.

  title={Biological aspects of metal waste reclamation with biosolids.},
  author={Tomasz Stuczynski and Grzegorz Siebielec and W. Lee Daniels and Gregory W. McCarty and Rufus L. Chaney},
  journal={Journal of environmental quality},
  volume={36 4},
Smelter waste deposits pose an environmental threat worldwide. Biosolids are potentialy useful in reclamation of such sites. Biological aspects of revegetation of Zn and Pb smelter wastelands using biosolids are discussed in this report. The goal of the studies was to assess to what extent biosolid treatment would support ecosystem functioning as measured by biological indicators such as enzyme activities of revegetated metal waste or plant growth. Another crucial aspect was related to the… 

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