Leaves of Phragmites australis as potential atmospheric biomonitors of Platinum Group Elements.


The increasing emissions of Platinum Group Elements (PGEs), namely Pt, Pd and Rh, may pose a significant risk to ecosystem processes and human health. A periodic assessment of PGEs distribution in the environment is thus of the utmost importance for the implementation of timely measures of mitigation. Although several studies have quantified PGEs in… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ecoenv.2015.01.005


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