Comparison of arsenic resistance in Mediterranean woody shrubs used in restoration activities.

@article{MorenoJimnez2008ComparisonOA,
  title={Comparison of arsenic resistance in Mediterranean woody shrubs used in restoration activities.},
  author={Eduardo Moreno-Jim{\'e}nez and Jes{\'u}s Manuel Pe{\~n}alosa and Ram{\'o}n O. Carpena-Ruiz and Elvira Esteban},
  journal={Chemosphere},
  year={2008},
  volume={71 3},
  pages={466-73}
}
Myrtus communis, Arbutus unedo and Retama sphaerocarpa are Mediterranean shrubs widely used in revegetation of semiarid degraded soils. The aim of this work is to study the resistance of these plants to arsenic under controlled conditions, in order to evaluate their potential use in revegetation and/or phytoremediation of As-polluted soils. R. sphaerocarpa showed higher resistance to As than M. communis or A. unedo according to its higher EC50, P status and P/As molar ratio in both, roots and… CONTINUE READING

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