Phytoremediation of wastewater with Limnocharis flava, Thalia geniculata and Typha latifolia in constructed wetlands.

@article{Anning2013PhytoremediationOW,
  title={Phytoremediation of wastewater with Limnocharis flava, Thalia geniculata and Typha latifolia in constructed wetlands.},
  author={Alexander Kofi Anning and Percy E Korsah and Patrick Addo-Fordjour},
  journal={International journal of phytoremediation},
  year={2013},
  volume={15 5},
  pages={452-64}
}
Phytoremediation is thought to be the most sustainable wastewater treatment option for developing countries. However, its application is often limited by unavailability of suitable candidate species. In the present study, the potentials of Limnocharis flava, Thalia geniculata and Typha latifolia for remediation of heavy metal contaminated wastewater with a constructed wetland system were evaluated. The wetland consisted of three treatment lines each planted with sufficient and equal number of a… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-7 of 7 extracted citations

eview omprehensive review on phytotechnology : Heavy metals removal y diverse aquatic plants species from wastewater

hahabaldin Rezaniaa, Shazwin Mat Taibb, Mohd Fadhil Md Dina, arrah Aini Dahalanc, Hesam Kamyaba
2016

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…