Phytoremediation of 2,4,6-Trinitrotoluene (TNT) by Tagetes patula

  • Lakshmi Hooda, Mary Celinand, SK. Singh
  • Published 2016


Explosives are an important category of environmental contaminants. 2,4,6trinitrotoluene (TNT), the most widely used high explosive is a hazardous compound and also is a possible human carcinogen. TNT contamination is common in areas adjacent to manufacturing sites/firing/training ranges. Thus it is imperative to remediate the soil and wastewater… (More)


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