Lettuce plants as bioaccumulators of trace elements in a community of central Italy.

@article{Nali2009LettucePA,
  title={Lettuce plants as bioaccumulators of trace elements in a community of central Italy.},
  author={Cristina Nali and Elena Balducci and Luisa Frati and Luca Paoli and Stefano Loppi and Giacomo Lorenzini},
  journal={Environmental monitoring and assessment},
  year={2009},
  volume={149 1-4},
  pages={143-9}
}
A survey, based on the use of vascular plants to describe the distribution of selected elements (21 in total) was performed in 11 sites in the area of Castelfiorentino (Tuscany, Central Italy) differing for land use, from urban to industrial and rural areas. Lettuce plants grown under standardized conditions were positively used as biodeposimeters of… CONTINUE READING