Phytoremediation: Transformation and Control of Contaminants

Phytoremediation: Transformation and Control of Contaminants

Editor(s): Steven C. McCutcheon, Jerald L. Schnoor

Published Online: 10 FEB 2004

Print ISBN: 9780471394358

Online ISBN: 9780471273042

DOI: 10.1002/047127304X

Series Editor(s): Jerald L. Schnoor, Alexander Zehnder

About this Book

Phytormediation is an exciting new method for controlling and cleaning up hazardous wastes using green plants. This book is the first to compile the state of the science and engineering arts in this rapidly advancing field. Phytormediation:

  • Approaches the subject from the perspectives of biochemistry, genetics, toxicology, and pathway analysis.
  • Is written by two of the premier experts in the field.

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 6

      Plant Tolerances to Contaminants (pages 189–232)

      V. F. Medina, E. Maestri, M. Marmiroli, A. C. Dietz and S. C. McCutcheon

    3. Chapter 7

      Root Development and Rooting at Depths (pages 233–262)

      M. C. Negri, E. G. Gatliff, J. J. Quinn and R. R. Hinchman

    4. Chapter 10

      Ecology of Rhizosphere Bioremediation (pages 317–353)

      P. E. Olson, K. F. Reardon and E. A. H. Pilon-Smits

    5. Chapter 13

      Transformation Kinetics of Trinitrotoluene Conversion in Aquatic Plants (pages 409–427)

      M. E. Jacobson, S. Y. Chiang, L. Gueriguian, L. R. Westholm, J. Pierson, G. Zhu and F. M. Saunders

    6. Chapter 20

      Five-Year Pilot Study: Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland (pages 635–659)

      S. R. Hirsh, H. R. Compton, D. H. Matey, J. G. Wrobel and W. H. Schneider

    7. Chapter 21

      Modeling and Design of Phytoremediation (pages 661–694)

      L. C. Davis, L. E. Erickson, M. Narayanan and Q. Zhang

    8. Chapter 27

      Phytoremediation of Methyl Tertiary-Butyl Ether (pages 805–828)

      S. K. Winnike-McMillan, Q. Zhang, L. C. Davis, L. E. Erickson and J. L. Schnoor

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