Evaluating the role of vegetation on the transport of contaminants associated with a mine tailing using the Phyto-DSS.

@article{CanoResndiz2011EvaluatingTR,
  title={Evaluating the role of vegetation on the transport of contaminants associated with a mine tailing using the Phyto-DSS.},
  author={Omar Cano-Res{\'e}ndiz and Guadalupe de la Rosa and Gustavo Cruz-Jim{\'e}nez and Jorge L Gardea-Torresdey and Brett H. Robinson},
  journal={Journal of hazardous materials},
  year={2011},
  volume={189 1-2},
  pages={472-8}
}
We identified contaminants associated with the Cata mine tailing depot located in the outskirts of the city of Guanajuato, Mexico. We also investigated strategies for their phytomanagement. Silver and antimony were present at 39 and 31 mg kg(-1), respectively, some twofold higher than the Dutch Intervention Values. Total and extractable boron (B) occurred… CONTINUE READING