Plant tolerance to mercury in a contaminated soil is enhanced by the combined effects of humic matter addition and inoculation with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi.

@article{Cozzolino2016PlantTT,
  title={Plant tolerance to mercury in a contaminated soil is enhanced by the combined effects of humic matter addition and inoculation with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi.},
  author={Vincenza Cozzolino and Antonio De Martino and Antonio Nebbioso and V Di Meo and Antonio Salluzzo and Alessandro Piccolo},
  journal={Environmental science and pollution research international},
  year={2016},
  volume={23 11},
  pages={11312-22}
}
In a greenhouse pot experiment, lettuce plants (Lactuca sativa L.) were grown in a Hg-contaminated sandy soil with and without inoculation with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) (a commercial inoculum containing infective propagules of Rhizophagus irregularis and Funneliformis mosseae) amended with different rates of a humic acid (0, 1, and 2 g kg(-1) of… CONTINUE READING