Phytoremediation of heavy metal polluted soils and water: Progresses and perspectives

@article{Lone2007PhytoremediationOH,
  title={Phytoremediation of heavy metal polluted soils and water: Progresses and perspectives},
  author={Mohammad Iqbal Lone and Zhenli He and Peter Joseph Stoffella and Xiao-e Yang},
  journal={Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE B},
  year={2007},
  volume={9},
  pages={210-220}
}
Environmental pollution affects the quality of pedosphere, hydrosphere, atmosphere, lithosphere and biosphere. Great efforts have been made in the last two decades to reduce pollution sources and remedy the polluted soil and water resources. Phytoremediation, being more cost-effective and fewer side effects than physical and chemical approaches, has gained increasing popularity in both academic and practical circles. More than 400 plant species have been identified to have potential for soil… CONTINUE READING
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