Removal of selected pollutants from aqueous media by hardwood mulch.

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Generic hardwood mulch, usually used for landscaping, was utilized to remove several selected pollutants (heavy metals and toxic organic compounds) typically found in urban stormwater (SW) runoff. The hardwood mulch sorbed all the selected pollutants from a spiked stormwater mixture, including copper (Cu(2+)), cadmium (Cd(2+)), chromium (Cr(6+)), lead (Pb(2… (More)

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@article{Ray2006RemovalOS, title={Removal of selected pollutants from aqueous media by hardwood mulch.}, author={Asim B. Ray and Ariamalar Selvakumar and Anthony N Tafuri}, journal={Journal of hazardous materials}, year={2006}, volume={136 2}, pages={213-8} }