Environmental challenge vis a vis opportunity: the case of water hyacinth.

@article{Malik2007EnvironmentalCV,
  title={Environmental challenge vis a vis opportunity: the case of water hyacinth.},
  author={Anushree Malik},
  journal={Environment international},
  year={2007},
  volume={33 1},
  pages={122-38}
}
Water hyacinth (Eichhornia crassipes) is a noxious weed that has attracted worldwide attention due to its fast spread and congested growth, which lead to serious problems in navigation, irrigation, and power generation. On the other hand, when looked from a resource angle, it appears to be a valuable resource with several unique properties. As a result, research activity concerning control (especially biological control) and utilization (especially wastewater treatment or phytoremediation) of… CONTINUE READING