Affiliation: National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences
- Estimation of Zn and Cu unit output loads from animal husbandry facilitiesKaoru Abe
National Institute for Agro Environmental Sciences, Tsukuba, Japan
Water Sci Technol 66:653-8. 2012..However, pig farms generally raise several thousand to tens of thousands of pigs; pig farms are therefore presumed to be a significant point source of Zn in rural areas...
- Efficiency of removal of nitrogen, phosphorus, and zinc from domestic wastewater by a constructed wetland system in rural areas: a case studyKaoru Abe
National Institute for Agro Environmental Sciences, Kannondai, Tsukuba, Japan
Water Sci Technol 58:2427-33. 2008..Soluble Zn concentration decreased from 0.041 in the influent to 0.023 mg L(-1) after passing through the wetland. The average Zn removal rate during the year was 0.0007 g m(-2) d(-1) (percentage removal rate 37%)...
- Immunochromatography for the rapid determination of cadmium concentrations in wheat grain and eggplantKaoru Abe
National Institute for Agro Environmental Sciences, 3 1 3 Kannondai, Tsukuba 305 8604, Japan
J Sci Food Agric 91:1392-7. 2011..4 mg kg⁻¹. Here, we measured, using this immunochromatography kit, Cd concentrations in crops with lower international standards than rice...