Sardar Khan

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Soil and vegetables enrichment with heavy metals from geological sources in Gilgit, northern Pakistan
    Sardar Khan
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Peshawar, Peshawar 25120, Pakistan
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 73:1820-7. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Use of constructed wetland for the removal of heavy metals from industrial wastewater
    Sardar Khan
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Peshawar, Peshawar 25120, Pakistan
    J Environ Manage 90:3451-7. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Effects of Cd and Pb on soil microbial community structure and activities
    Sardar Khan
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Peshawar, 25120, Peshawar, Pakistan
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 17:288-96. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Concentrations and bioaccessibility of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in wastewater-irrigated soil using in vitro gastrointestinal test
    Sardar Khan
    Department of Soil Environmental Science, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 15:344-53. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Soil enzymatic activities and microbial community structure with different application rates of Cd and Pb
    Sardar Khan
    Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China
    J Environ Sci (China) 19:834-40. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Accumulation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and heavy metals in lettuce grown in the soils contaminated with long-term wastewater irrigation
    Sardar Khan
    Department of Soil Environmental Science, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China
    J Hazard Mater 152:506-15. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Health risks associated with heavy metals in the drinking water of Swat, northern Pakistan
    Yonglong Lu
    State Key Laboratory of Urban and Regional Ecology, Research Centre for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China
    J Environ Sci (China) 25:2003-13. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Sewage sludge biochar influence upon rice (Oryza sativa L) yield, metal bioaccumulation and greenhouse gas emissions from acidic paddy soil
    Sardar Khan
    Key Lab of Urban Environment and Health, Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xiamen, China
    Environ Sci Technol 47:8624-32. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Reduced bioaccumulation of PAHs by Lactuca satuva L. grown in contaminated soil amended with sewage sludge and sewage sludge derived biochar
    Sardar Khan
    Key Lab of Urban Environment and Health, Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xiamen, China
    Environ Pollut 175:64-8. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Biodegradation of high molecular weight PAHs using isolated yeast mixtures: application of meta-genomic methods for community structure analyses
    Abd El Latif Hesham
    State Key Laboratory of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P O Box 2871, Beijing 100085, China
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 19:3568-78. 2012

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Soil and vegetables enrichment with heavy metals from geological sources in Gilgit, northern Pakistan
    Sardar Khan
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Peshawar, Peshawar 25120, Pakistan
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 73:1820-7. 2010
    ..Furthermore, the HRI values were within the safe limit (<1) except for Pb; therefore, the health risks of metals through ingestion of vegetables were of great concern in the study area...
  2. doi request reprint Use of constructed wetland for the removal of heavy metals from industrial wastewater
    Sardar Khan
    Department of Environmental Science, University of Peshawar, Peshawar 25120, Pakistan
    J Environ Manage 90:3451-7. 2009
    ..However, it is suggested that the metal removal efficiency of the CW can be further enhanced by using proper management of vegetation and area expansion of the present CW...
  3. doi request reprint Effects of Cd and Pb on soil microbial community structure and activities
    Sardar Khan
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Peshawar, 25120, Peshawar, Pakistan
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 17:288-96. 2010
    ..Soil microbial activities, including acid phosphatase (ACP), urease (URE), and MBC, and microbial community structure were studied...
  4. ncbi request reprint Concentrations and bioaccessibility of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in wastewater-irrigated soil using in vitro gastrointestinal test
    Sardar Khan
    Department of Soil Environmental Science, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 15:344-53. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to investigate the level of PAH contamination and oral bioaccessibility in surface soils, using physiologically based in vitro gastro-intestinal tests regarding both gastric and small intestinal conditions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Soil enzymatic activities and microbial community structure with different application rates of Cd and Pb
    Sardar Khan
    Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China
    J Environ Sci (China) 19:834-40. 2007
    ..Positive correlations were observed among the three enzymatic activities, but negative correlations were found between the amounts of the heavy metals and the enzymatic activities...
  6. ncbi request reprint Accumulation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons and heavy metals in lettuce grown in the soils contaminated with long-term wastewater irrigation
    Sardar Khan
    Department of Soil Environmental Science, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China
    J Hazard Mater 152:506-15. 2008
    ..This study highlights the potential health risks associated with cultivation and consumption of leafy vegetables on wastewater-contaminated soils...
  7. ncbi request reprint Health risks associated with heavy metals in the drinking water of Swat, northern Pakistan
    Yonglong Lu
    State Key Laboratory of Urban and Regional Ecology, Research Centre for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100085, China
    J Environ Sci (China) 25:2003-13. 2013
    ..Multivariate and univariate statistical analyses showed that geologic and anthropogenic activities were the possible sources of water contamination with heavy metals in the study area...
  8. doi request reprint Sewage sludge biochar influence upon rice (Oryza sativa L) yield, metal bioaccumulation and greenhouse gas emissions from acidic paddy soil
    Sardar Khan
    Key Lab of Urban Environment and Health, Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xiamen, China
    Environ Sci Technol 47:8624-32. 2013
    ..SSBC can be beneficial in rice paddy soil but the actual associated benefits will depend on site-specific conditions and source of SS; long-term effects remain a further unknown. ..
  9. doi request reprint Reduced bioaccumulation of PAHs by Lactuca satuva L. grown in contaminated soil amended with sewage sludge and sewage sludge derived biochar
    Sardar Khan
    Key Lab of Urban Environment and Health, Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xiamen, China
    Environ Pollut 175:64-8. 2013
    ..At high application rates (10%) SSBC reduced bioaccumulation of PAHs by between 56% and 67%, while SS reduced bioaccumulation of PAHs by less than 44%...
  10. doi request reprint Biodegradation of high molecular weight PAHs using isolated yeast mixtures: application of meta-genomic methods for community structure analyses
    Abd El Latif Hesham
    State Key Laboratory of Environmental Aquatic Chemistry, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P O Box 2871, Beijing 100085, China
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 19:3568-78. 2012
    ..The bioaugmentation systems (SY and MY) were successfully established by inoculating with five nonindigenous yeast strains and demonstrated high performance in removal of HMW-PAHs...
  11. doi request reprint Arsenate toxicity for wheat and lettuce in six Chinese soils with different properties
    Qing Cao
    Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, People s Republic of China
    Environ Toxicol Chem 28:1946-50. 2009
    ..The overall results from the present work illustrate the necessity of considering soil properties in assessing soil As contamination...
  12. doi request reprint Arsenic health risk assessment in drinking water and source apportionment using multivariate statistical techniques in Kohistan region, northern Pakistan
    Said Muhammad
    National Center of Excellence in Geology, University of Peshawar, Pakistan
    Food Chem Toxicol 48:2855-64. 2010
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  13. doi request reprint The effects of sewage sludge and sewage sludge biochar on PAHs and potentially toxic element bioaccumulation in Cucumis sativa L
    Muhammad Waqas
    Key Lab of Urban Environment and Health, Institute of Urban Environment, CAS, Xiamen, China Department of Environmental Science, University of Peshawar, Pakistan
    Chemosphere 105:53-61. 2014
    ..05) reduced PTE bioaccumulation (except Cd and Zn), while SS increased PTE bioaccumulation. These results suggest SSBC to be a candidate for soil amendment that offers advantages over SS in terms of PAH/PTE bioaccumulation mitigation...
  14. pmc Wild plant assessment for heavy metal phytoremediation potential along the mafic and ultramafic terrain in northern Pakistan
    Said Muhammad
    Department of Earth Sciences, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology CIIT, Abbottabad 22060, Pakistan National Center of Excellence in Geology, University of Peshawar, Peshawar 25120, Pakistan
    Biomed Res Int 2013:194765. 2013
    ..However, higher MTM concentrations in the wild plant species could cause environmental hazards in the study area, as selected metals (Fe, Mn, Cr, Ni, Co, and Pb) have toxicological concerns. ..
  15. doi request reprint Heavy metals in agricultural soils and crops and their health risks in Swat District, northern Pakistan
    Kifayatullah Khan
    Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Peshawar, Peshawar 25120, Pakistan
    Food Chem Toxicol 58:449-58. 2013
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  16. ncbi request reprint Application of biochar to soil reduces cancer risk via rice consumption: A case study in Miaoqian village, Longyan, China
    Sardar Khan
    Key Lab of Urban Environment and Health, Institute of Urban Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Xiamen 361021, China Department of Environmental Science, University of Peshawar, Peshawar, Pakistan
    Environ Int 68:154-61. 2014
    ..01) reduced by 66%. These findings suggest that SSBC could be a useful soil amendment to mitigating PTE exposure, through rice consumption, in China's "Cancer Villages". ..
  17. ncbi request reprint Application of PCR-DGGE to analyse the yeast population dynamics in slurry reactors during degradation of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in weathered oil
    Abd El-Latif Hesham
    Research Centre for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, PO Box 2871, Beijing 100085, People s Republic of China
    Yeast 23:879-87. 2006
    ..Moreover, the results showed that all of the five strains, including the two belonging to the same genus, could be differentiated from each other in the DGGE profile...