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 ...

Adaptive Phytoremediation Practices

Adaptive Phytoremediation Practices
  • Author : Vimal Chandra Pandey,Gordana Gajic,Pallavi Sharma,Madhumita Roy
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2022-03-01
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : Adaptive Phytoremediation Practices: Resilience to Climate Change discusses current phytoremediation practices under an ever-pressing need for environmental remediation due to increasing pollution in a changing climate. Phytoremediation is increasingly relevant due to plants’ high effectiveness and sustainability during remediation and the ability of potential phytoremediation plants to adapt to changes ...

Assisted Phytoremediation

Assisted Phytoremediation
  • Author : Vimal Chandra Pandey
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-09-21
  • Total pages : 444
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : Assisted Phytoremediaion covers a wide range of uses of plants for remediation of environmental pollutants. It includes coverage of such techniques as root engineering, transgenic plants, increasing the biomass, use of genetic engineering and genome editing technology for rapid phytoremediation of pollutants. In order to improve the efficiency of plant ...

Bioenergy Crops

Bioenergy Crops
  • Author : Jos T. Puthur,Om Parkash Dhankher
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2022-07-07
  • Total pages : 276
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : Bioenergy Crops: A Sustainable Means of Phytoremediation comprises a unique combination of topics related to the field of phytoremediation and bioenergy production. It highlights the future face of industries in phytoremediation and bioenergy production. The book deals with most promising plant and alga species for biomass production and phytoremediation. It ...

Phytoremediation Potential of Bioenergy Plants

Phytoremediation Potential of Bioenergy Plants
  • Author : Kuldeep Bauddh,Bhaskar Singh,John Korstad
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-03-29
  • Total pages : 472
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : The globally escalating population necessitates production of more goods and services to fulfil the expanding demands of human beings which resulted in urbanization and industrialization. Uncontrolled industrialization caused two major problems – energy crisis and accelerated environmental pollution throughout the world. Presently, there are technologies which have been proposed or shown ...

Perennial Grasses for Bioenergy and Bioproducts

Perennial Grasses for Bioenergy and Bioproducts
  • Author : Efthymia Alexopoulou
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-10
  • Total pages : 306
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : Perennial Grasses for Bioenergy and Bioproducts: Production, Uses, Sustainability and Markets for Giant Reed, Miscanthus, Switchgrass, Reed Canary Grass and Bamboo brings together a team of international authors to explore the current utilization, sustainability and future perspectives of perennial grasses in the bioeconomy. The book begins by examining the role ...

Phytoremediation of Hydrocarbon Contaminated Soils

Phytoremediation of Hydrocarbon Contaminated Soils
  • Author : Stephanie Fiorenza,Carroll L. Oubre,C. H. Ward
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-12-17
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : Interest in phytoremediation as a solution for contaminants in groundwater and soil has exploded. The project documented in Phytoremediation of Hydrocarbon Contaminated Soils presents innovative technology for environmental clean up using in situ treatment. It describes the results of a field study focusing on hydrocarbon contamination, especially polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons, ...

Transgenic Plant Technology for Remediation of Toxic Metals and Metalloids

Transgenic Plant Technology for Remediation of Toxic Metals and Metalloids
  • Author : M.N.V. Prasad
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-11-20
  • Total pages : 564
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : Transgenic Plant Technology for Remediation of Toxic Metals and Metalloids covers all the technical aspects of gene transfer, from molecular methods, to field performance using a wide range of plants and diverse abiotic stress factors. It describes methodologies that are well established as a key resource for researchers, as well ...

Phytoremediation

Phytoremediation
  • Author : Brian R. Shmaefsky
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-03-19
  • Total pages : 367
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : This book provides in-situ phytoremediation strategies that are particularly well suited for developing nations. Its goal is to promote the use of field-tested phytoremediation methods for removing soil and water pollutants from agricultural, industrial, military, and municipal sources. These strategies include using algae and a variety of aquatic and terrestrial ...

Microbial Biostimulants for Sustainable Agriculture and Environmental Bioremediation

Microbial Biostimulants for Sustainable Agriculture and Environmental Bioremediation
  • Author : Inamuddin,Charles Oluwaseun Adetunji,Mohd Imran Ahamed,Tariq Altalhi
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2022-06-29
  • Total pages : 228
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : Today, the agriculture industry is confronted with simultaneous issues of how to fully embrace mass production of safer food in terms of both quality and quantity. Most industries are concerned with avoiding significant levels of soil pollution and environmental threats as a result of the excessive and harmful use of ...

Introduction to Phytoremediation of Contaminated Groundwater

Introduction to Phytoremediation of Contaminated Groundwater
  • Author : James E. Landmeyer
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-09-18
  • Total pages : 415
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : This book provides the reader with the comprehensive view necessary to understand and critically evaluate the design, implementation, and monitoring of phytoremediation at sites characterized by contaminated groundwater. Part I presents the historical foundation of the interaction between plants and groundwater, introduces fundamental groundwater concepts for plant physiologists, and introduces ...

Phytorestoration of Abandoned Mining and Oil Drilling Sites

Phytorestoration of Abandoned Mining and Oil Drilling Sites
  • Author : Kuldeep Bauddh,John Korstad,Pallavi Sharma
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-11-18
  • Total pages : 538
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : Phytorestoration of Abandoned Mining and Oil Drilling Sites presents case studies and the latest research on the most effective methods to address the large amounts of waste materials released due to mining and oil drilling. In particular, phytoremediation is described as a novel, eco-friendly, cost-effective method for extracting toxic compounds ...

Phytomanagement of Fly Ash

Phytomanagement of Fly Ash
  • Author : Vimal Chandra Pandey
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-03-06
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : Phytomanagement of Fly Ash brings together the recent and established knowledge of different aspects of fly ash management, providing a cutting-edge synthesis of scientific and experiential knowledge on contaminated site restoration. Phytomanagement of Fly Ash provides readers with ecologically friendly and cost-effective solutions to decontaminate fly ash polluted sites, along ...

Phytotechnology with Biomass Production

Phytotechnology with Biomass Production
  • Author : Larry E. Erickson,Valentina Pidlisnyuk
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2021-06-15
  • Total pages : 242
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : This book explains the concept of using phytotechnology with biomass production to improve soil quality and restore contaminated sites to a useful state that has economic and social value. Phytotechnology with Biomass Production: Sustainable Management of Contaminated Sites focuses on the application of second-generation biofuel crops, primarily Miscanthus, to slightly ...

Phytoremediation

Phytoremediation
  • Author : Abid A. Ansari,Sarvajeet Singh Gill,Ritu Gill,Guy R. Lanza,Lee Newman
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-11-19
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 0128177330
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Summary : This text details the plant-assisted remediation method, “phytoremediation”, which involves the interaction of plant roots and associated rhizospheric microorganisms for the remediation of soil and water contaminated with high levels of metals, pesticides, solvents, radionuclides, explosives, nutrients, crude oil, organic compounds and various other contaminants. Each chapter highlights and compares ...