Sand to Root Transfer of PAHs and PCBs by Carrots Grown on Sand with Pure Substances and Biosolids Amended Sand

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Sablayrolles, Caroline ; Montréjaud-Vignoles, Mireille ; Silvestre, Jérôme ; Patria, Lucie (2006)
  • Publisher: International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS)
  • Journal: Acta Horticulturae (issn: 0567-7572)
  • Subject: Ecologie, Environnement | Ecotoxicologie | Biosolids | Trace organic compounds | Carrot | Aquiculture | Uptake

A study on behaviour of trace organic compounds (Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, PAH, and Polychlorinated Biphenyls, PCB) in a sand-plant system has been carried out, with the reclamation of wastewater treatment plant biosolids for agriculture in mind. Carrot plants (... View more
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