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Analysis of arsenic uptake by plant species selected for growth in northwest Ohio by inductively coupled plasma - Optical emission spectroscopy

Author(s): J. R. Rofkar, D. F. Dwyer and J. M. Frantz

Year: 2007

Publication Type: Article
Journal: Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis
Volume: 38
Issue: 17-18
Pages: 2505-2517

Article Topic(s): Restoration
Research Setting(s): Brownfield, Greenhouse

Species Referenced: Coreopsis lanceolata (Lanceleaf coreopsis), Helenium autumnale (Common sneezeweed),

Abstract

Evaluates the phytoremediation potential of 22 native taxa to uptake Arsenic in Ohio. Seven species had the highest tissue concentrations of Arsenic including: Rudbeckia hirta, Helenium autumnale, Echinacea purpurea, and Coreopsis lanceolata.

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J. R. Rofkar, D. F. Dwyer and J. M. Frantz. "Analysis of arsenic uptake by plant species selected for growth in northwest Ohio by inductively coupled plasma - Optical emission spectroscopy." Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis 38.17-18 (2007): 2505-2517.

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ISSN: 0010-3624
DOI: 10.1080/00103620701589039

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