Phytotoxicity and uptake of nitroglycerin in a natural sandy loam soil.


Nitroglycerin (NG) is widely used for the production of explosives and solid propellants, and is a soil contaminant of concern at some military training ranges. NG phytotoxicity data reported in the literature cannot be applied directly to development of ecotoxicological benchmarks for plant exposures in soil because they were determined in studies using… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2011.08.067

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