Phytoremediation Potential of Perennial Grasses

Written By Vimal Chandra Pandey
Phytoremediation Potential of Perennial Grasses
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 27 March 2020
  • ISBN : 0128177330
  • Pages : 392 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Phytoremediation Potential of Perennial Grasses

Phytoremediation Potential of Perennial Grasses
  • Author : Vimal Chandra Pandey,D.P. Singh
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-03-27
  • Total pages : 392
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : Phytoremediation Potential of Perennial Grasses provides readers with the knowledge to select specific perennial grass species according to site-specific needs. In addition, it demonstrates the potential opportunities for grass-based phytoremediation to yield phytoproducts, especially biomass-based bioenergy and aromatic essential oils as a green economy while in the process of remediating ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Nature
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  • Release Date : 2014-10-06
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