soil pollutants

Summary

Summary: Substances which pollute the soil. Use for soil pollutants in general or for which there is no specific heading.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Using soil bacteria to facilitate phytoremediation
    Bernard R Glick
    Department of Biology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Biotechnol Adv 28:367-74. 2010
  2. ncbi New advances in plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria for bioremediation
    Xuliang Zhuang
    Bureau of Science and Technology for Resources and Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, No 52, Sanlihe Rd, Xicheng District, Beijing 100864, China
    Environ Int 33:406-13. 2007
  3. ncbi Phytoremediation: plant-endophyte partnerships take the challenge
    Nele Weyens
    Hasselt University, Department of Environmental Biology, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Curr Opin Biotechnol 20:248-54. 2009
  4. ncbi Bioavailability of heavy metals from polluted soils to plants
    K Chojnacka
    Institute of Chemical Engineering and Heating Equipment, Wrocław University of Technology, ul Norwida 4 6 50 373 Wrocław, Poland
    Sci Total Environ 337:175-82. 2005
  5. ncbi Total mercury in mushrooms and underlying soil substrate from the Borecka Forest, Northeastern Poland
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 42:145-54. 2002
  6. ncbi Principles of microbial PAH-degradation in soil
    Anders R Johnsen
    National Environmental Research Institute, Department of Environmental Chemistry and Microbiology, Frederiksborgvej 399, PO Box 358, DK 4000 Roskilde, Denmark
    Environ Pollut 133:71-84. 2005
  7. ncbi Heavy metal concentrations in roadside soils and correlation with urban traffic in Beijing, China
    Xi Chen
    School of Environment, Beijing Normal University State Key Laboratory of Water Environment Simulation, Beijing, China
    J Hazard Mater 181:640-6. 2010
  8. pmc Influence of traffic activity on heavy metal concentrations of roadside farmland soil in mountainous areas
    Fan Zhang
    Key Laboratory of Tibetan Environment Changes and Land Surface Processes, Institute of Tibetan Plateau, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:1715-31. 2012
  9. ncbi Short rotation coppice culture of willows and poplars as energy crops on metal contaminated agricultural soils
    Ann Ruttens
    Centre for Environmental Sciences, Hasselt University, Agoralaan, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Int J Phytoremediation 13:194-207. 2011
  10. ncbi Biodegradation of fenvalerate and 3-phenoxybenzoic acid by a novel Stenotrophomonas sp. strain ZS-S-01 and its use in bioremediation of contaminated soils
    Shaohua Chen
    Key Laboratory of Pesticide and Chemical Biology, Ministry of Education, Laboratory of Insect Toxicology, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou 510642, People s Republic of China
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 90:755-67. 2011

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Publications327 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Using soil bacteria to facilitate phytoremediation
    Bernard R Glick
    Department of Biology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Biotechnol Adv 28:367-74. 2010
    ....
  2. ncbi New advances in plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria for bioremediation
    Xuliang Zhuang
    Bureau of Science and Technology for Resources and Environment, Chinese Academy of Sciences, No 52, Sanlihe Rd, Xicheng District, Beijing 100864, China
    Environ Int 33:406-13. 2007
    ..Of all the present contaminants, the profound impacts of organic and heavy metal pollutants have attracted world wide attention. Here we review the progress of PGPR for remediation of soils contaminated with these two sources...
  3. ncbi Phytoremediation: plant-endophyte partnerships take the challenge
    Nele Weyens
    Hasselt University, Department of Environmental Biology, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Curr Opin Biotechnol 20:248-54. 2009
    ..Furthermore, endophytes that can degrade organic contaminants and deal with or, even better, improve extraction of the metals offer promising ways to improve phytoremediation of mixed pollution...
  4. ncbi Bioavailability of heavy metals from polluted soils to plants
    K Chojnacka
    Institute of Chemical Engineering and Heating Equipment, Wrocław University of Technology, ul Norwida 4 6 50 373 Wrocław, Poland
    Sci Total Environ 337:175-82. 2005
    ..If a statistically significant correlation exists, it is then possible to evaluate the soil-plant transfer factor for a given metal in plants...
  5. ncbi Total mercury in mushrooms and underlying soil substrate from the Borecka Forest, Northeastern Poland
    J Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    Arch Environ Contam Toxicol 42:145-54. 2002
    ..The values of the cap/stalk Hg quotient were greatest for larch bolete (Suillus flavus) collected from the Borecka Forest (4.4 +/- 1.3) and for honey mushroom (2.7 +/- 0.9) from the adjacent area...
  6. ncbi Principles of microbial PAH-degradation in soil
    Anders R Johnsen
    National Environmental Research Institute, Department of Environmental Chemistry and Microbiology, Frederiksborgvej 399, PO Box 358, DK 4000 Roskilde, Denmark
    Environ Pollut 133:71-84. 2005
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  7. ncbi Heavy metal concentrations in roadside soils and correlation with urban traffic in Beijing, China
    Xi Chen
    School of Environment, Beijing Normal University State Key Laboratory of Water Environment Simulation, Beijing, China
    J Hazard Mater 181:640-6. 2010
    ..The heavy metals could move with wind along the wind direction and the soil samples had higher heavy metal concentrations at the downwind direction...
  8. pmc Influence of traffic activity on heavy metal concentrations of roadside farmland soil in mountainous areas
    Fan Zhang
    Key Laboratory of Tibetan Environment Changes and Land Surface Processes, Institute of Tibetan Plateau, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100080, China
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:1715-31. 2012
    ..However, the attenuation pattern of heavy metal concentrations as a function of roadside distance within a 100 m range cannot be identified consistently...
  9. ncbi Short rotation coppice culture of willows and poplars as energy crops on metal contaminated agricultural soils
    Ann Ruttens
    Centre for Environmental Sciences, Hasselt University, Agoralaan, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Int J Phytoremediation 13:194-207. 2011
    ..Based on the data of the first growing cycle, for this particular case, SRC of willows should be recommended...
  10. ncbi Biodegradation of fenvalerate and 3-phenoxybenzoic acid by a novel Stenotrophomonas sp. strain ZS-S-01 and its use in bioremediation of contaminated soils
    Shaohua Chen
    Key Laboratory of Pesticide and Chemical Biology, Ministry of Education, Laboratory of Insect Toxicology, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou 510642, People s Republic of China
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 90:755-67. 2011
    ..3 to 4.9 days. Compared with the controls, the half-lives for fenvalerate and 3-PBA reduced by 16.9-156.3 days. These results highlight strain ZS-S-01 may have potential for use in bioremediation of pyrethroid-contaminated environment...
  11. ncbi Review of 'emerging' organic contaminants in biosolids and assessment of international research priorities for the agricultural use of biosolids
    Bradley O Clarke
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, South Kensington Campus, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Environ Int 37:226-47. 2011
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  12. ncbi Residues of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and organochlorine pesticides in organically-farmed vegetables
    Azza Zohair
    Faculty of Specific Education, Home Economics Science Department, Menufiya Universty, Ashmoun, 32811 Menufiya, Egypt
    Chemosphere 63:541-53. 2006
    ..5, above which no changes were discernible for either class of contaminants. No relationship was observed between soil-crop BCFs and logK(ow) for OCPs, most likely because their concentrations were low and variable...
  13. ncbi Potentially toxic metal contamination of urban soils and roadside dust in Shanghai, China
    Guitao Shi
    Key Laboratory of Geographic Information Science of Ministry of Education, East China Normal University, Shanghai 200062, China
    Environ Pollut 156:251-60. 2008
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  14. ncbi Evaluation of extractants for estimation of the phytoavailable trace metals in soils
    Neal W Menzies
    School of Land and Food Sciences, The University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    Environ Pollut 145:121-30. 2007
    ..01 M CaCl(2) and 0.1 M NaNO(3)) provide the most useful indication of metal phytoavailability across a range of metals of interest, although further research is required...
  15. ncbi Health risk of Hg, Pb, Cd, Zn, and Cu to the inhabitants around Huludao Zinc Plant in China via consumption of vegetables
    Na Zheng
    Northeast Institute of Geography and Agricultural Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changchun, China
    Sci Total Environ 383:81-9. 2007
    ..However, the inhabitants who lived in 500-1000 m distance to Huludao Zinc Plant is also experiencing the adverse health risk due to TTHQ being higher than 1...
  16. ncbi Metals affect soil bacterial and fungal functional diversity differently
    Anna M Stefanowicz
    Institute of Environmental Sciences, Jagiellonian University, Krakow, Poland
    Environ Toxicol Chem 27:591-8. 2008
    ..All microbial parameters were affected by nutrient concentrations and/or soil pH...
  17. ncbi Health risks of heavy metals to the general public in Tianjin, China via consumption of vegetables and fish
    Xilong Wang
    Institute of Nature and Environmental Technology, Kanazawa University, Kakuma, Kanazawa, Ishikawa 920 1192 Japan
    Sci Total Environ 350:28-37. 2005
    ..The health risk to adults in Ding Li is ascribed mainly to the intake of Cd by vegetables and fish consumption, which contributes a substantial fraction to the total THQ (about 51%)...
  18. ncbi House dust as possible route of environmental exposure to cadmium and lead in the adult general population
    Janneke Hogervorst
    Centrum voor Milieukunde, Limburgs Universitair Centrum, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Environ Res 103:30-7. 2007
    ..In conclusion, in the adult population, house dust is potentially an important route of exposure to heavy metals in areas with contaminated soils, and should be incorporated in the assessment of health risks...
  19. ncbi Microbial activity and diversity in long-term mixed contaminated soils with respect to polyaromatic hydrocarbons and heavy metals
    Palanisami Thavamani
    Centre for Environmental Risk Assessment and Remediation CERAR, University of South Australia, Mawson Lakes, SA, Australia
    J Environ Manage 99:10-7. 2012
    ..The findings of this study have major implications for the bioremediation of organic pollutants in metal-organic mixed contaminated sites...
  20. ncbi Heavy metal hyperaccumulating plants: how and why do they do it? And what makes them so interesting?
    Nicoletta Rascio
    Department of Biology, University of Padova, Via U Bassi 58 B, I 35121 Padova, Italy
    Plant Sci 180:169-81. 2011
    ..An overview of literature discussing the phytoremediation capacity of hyperaccumulators to clean up soils contaminated with heavy metals and the possibility of using these plants in phytomining is presented...
  21. ncbi Transfer of metals from soil to vegetables in an area near a smelter in Nanning, China
    Yu jing Cui
    Research Center for Eco environment Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    Environ Int 30:785-91. 2004
    ..Risk indices for V1 and V2, respectively, were 3.87 and 7.42 for Cd, and 1.44 and 13.5 for Pb. The complexity of metal contamination and their health risks are also discussed...
  22. ncbi Phytoremediation of heavy metal-contaminated land by trees--a review
    I D Pulford
    Environmental, Agricultural and Analytical Chemistry Section, Chemistry Department, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK
    Environ Int 29:529-40. 2003
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  23. ncbi The effect of arsenic contamination on amino acids metabolism in Spinacia oleracea L
    Milan Pavlík
    Isotope Laboratory, Institute of Experimental Botany, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Videnska 1083, 14220 Prague, Czech Republic
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 73:1309-13. 2010
    ..05). The changes of its concentrations could be affected by changes of pH in plant cell or induction of alanine aminotransferase by hypoxia...
  24. ncbi Stable-isotope probing of the polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-degrading bacterial guild in a contaminated soil
    Maiysha D Jones
    Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7431 Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7431, USA
    Environ Microbiol 13:2623-32. 2011
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  25. ncbi Ex situ treatment of hydrocarbon-contaminated soil using biosurfactants from Lactobacillus pentosus
    Ana Belén Moldes
    Chemical Engineering Department, University of Vigo, ETS Ingenieros Industriales, Campus As Lagoas, Marcosende, 36310 Vigo, Pontevedra, Spain
    J Agric Food Chem 59:9443-7. 2011
    ..pentosus, as part of a well-designed bioremediation process, can provide mechanisms to mobilize the target contaminants from the soil surface to make them more available to the microbial population...
  26. ncbi Mercury in edible mushrooms and underlying soil: bioconcentration factors and toxicological risk
    M J Melgar
    Department of Toxicology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, 27002 Lugo, Spain
    Sci Total Environ 407:5328-34. 2009
    ..pinophilus, A.macrosporus, L.nuda and B.aereus should be consumed in low amounts...
  27. ncbi Factors affecting the degradation of pharmaceuticals in agricultural soils
    Sara C Monteiro
    Environment Department, University of York, York, UK
    Environ Toxicol Chem 28:2546-54. 2009
    ..Further work is therefore warranted on a larger range of substances, soils, biosolid types, and chemical mixtures to better understand the fate of pharmaceuticals in terrestrial systems...
  28. pmc Concentrations, sources and spatial distribution of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in soils from Beijing, Tianjin and surrounding areas, North China
    Wentao Wang
    Laboratory for Earth Surface Processes, College of Urban and Environmental Sciences, Peking University, Beijing 100871, China
    Environ Pollut 158:1245-51. 2010
    ..In addition, the PAH concentration was well correlated with the total organic carbon (TOC) concentration of the soil. The PAH profile suggested that coal combustion and biomass burning were primary PAH sources...
  29. ncbi Metal contamination of farming soils affected by industry
    Krzysztof Loska
    Institute of Engineering of Water and Wastewater, Silesian Technical University, ul Konarskiego 18, 44 100, Gliwice, Poland
    Environ Int 30:159-65. 2004
    ..The tests revealed elevated contents of cadmium, lead, arsenic, antimony and mercury. The contents of the other elements were similar to the levels in the Earth's crust or pointed to metal depletion in the soil (EF<1)...
  30. ncbi Predicting cadmium concentrations in wheat and barley grain using soil properties
    M L Adams
    Agriculture and Environment Division, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire AL5 2JQ, UK
    J Environ Qual 33:532-41. 2004
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  31. ncbi Spatial, sources and risk assessment of heavy metal contamination of urban soils in typical regions of Shenyang, China
    Yuebing Sun
    Key Laboratory of Terrestrial Ecological Process, Institute of Applied Ecology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shenyang 110016, China
    J Hazard Mater 174:455-62. 2010
    ..These results are important for the development of proper management strategies to decrease non-point source pollution by various remediation practices in Shenyang, China...
  32. ncbi Characterization of soil heavy metal contamination and potential health risk in metropolitan region of northern China
    Min Qiao
    Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100085, China
    Environ Monit Assess 172:353-65. 2011
    ..The results increased our knowledge for understanding natural and anthropogenic sources as well as health risk for metals in metropolitan soil...
  33. ncbi The effects of Aphis fabae infestation on the antioxidant response and heavy metal content in field grown Philadelphus coronarius plants
    Alina Kafel
    Department of Animal Physiology and Ecotoxicology, University of Silesia, Bankowa 9, PL 40 007 Katowice, Poland
    Sci Total Environ 408:1111-9. 2010
    ..Moreover, their leaves had higher contaminations of Cu and Ni. In conclusion, aphids affected not only the antioxidant response of the plants but also their contamination with metals, especially contamination of the leaves...
  34. ncbi Assessment of heavy metal contamination in soils at Jajmau (Kanpur) and Unnao industrial areas of the Ganga Plain, Uttar Pradesh, India
    S Srinivasa Gowd
    National Geophysical Research Institute CSIR, Uppal Road, Hyderabad 500606, India
    J Hazard Mater 174:113-21. 2010
    ..Distribution and correlation of heavy metals in soil along with possible remedial measures are discussed...
  35. ncbi Phytoremediation of contaminated soils and groundwater: lessons from the field
    Jaco Vangronsveld
    Centre for Environmental Sciences, Hasselt University, Agoralaan Building D, 3590, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 16:765-94. 2009
    ..Because remediation with transgenic organisms is largely untested in the field, this topic is not covered in this review. Brief attention will be paid to the economical aspects, use, and processing of the biomass...
  36. ncbi Heavy metals in agricultural soils of the Pearl River Delta, South China
    S C Wong
    Department of Civil and Structural Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom
    Environ Pollut 119:33-44. 2002
    ..The strong associations between anthropogenic Pb and the Fe-Mn oxide and organic/sulphide phases suggested that anthropogenic Pb was relatively stable after deposition in soils...
  37. ncbi Distribution of phthalate esters in alluvial sediment: a case study at JiangHan Plain, Central China
    Hui Liu
    Key Laboratory of Biogeology and Environmental Geology of Ministry of Education and School of Environmental Studies, China University of Geosciences, Wuhan 430074, China
    Chemosphere 78:382-8. 2010
    ..On the other hand, DEHP, DnBP, and DiBP could be transported into deep sediment along with the horizontal flow of shallow groundwater from surface water, such as Yangtze River, Hanjiang River, and Honghu Lake...
  38. ncbi Lead in edible mushrooms: levels and bioaccumulation factors
    M Angeles García
    Department of Toxicology, Faculty of Veterinary University of Santiago de Compostela, Lugo, Spain
    J Hazard Mater 167:777-83. 2009
    ..It can be concluded that the consumption of these mushrooms can not be considered as a toxicological risk from lead content point of view, and they provide a nutritional requirement to the diet...
  39. ncbi Hydroponic screening for metal resistance and accumulation of cadmium and zinc in twenty clones of willows and poplars
    Maria Noel Dos Santos Utmazian
    Department of Forest and Soil Sciences, University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna, Peter Jordan Strasse 82, Vienna, Austria
    Environ Pollut 148:155-65. 2007
    ..In spite of smaller Cd and Zn concentrations, the metal-tolerant clones Salix matsudana, Salix fragilis-1, and Salix purpurea-1 hold promise for phytoextraction as they produced large biomass and metal contents in leaves...
  40. ncbi Metal contamination in urban, suburban, and country park soils of Hong Kong: a study based on GIS and multivariate statistics
    Celine Siu Lan Lee
    Department of Civil and Structural Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    Sci Total Environ 356:45-61. 2006
    ..The 206Pb/207Pb and 208Pb/207Pb ratios in soils decreased as Pb concentrations increased in a polynomial line (degree=2)...
  41. ncbi Arsenic contamination of Bangladesh paddy field soils: implications for rice contribution to arsenic consumption
    Andrew A Meharg
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Cruickshank Building, St Machar Drive, Aberdeen, AB24 3UU, UK
    Environ Sci Technol 37:229-34. 2003
    ..Rice grain grown in the regions where arsenic is building up in the soil had high arsenic concentrations, with three rice grain samples having levels above 1.7 microg g(-1)...
  42. ncbi Transfer characteristics of cadmium and lead from soil to the edible parts of six vegetable species in southeastern China
    Guo Wang
    Department of Resources and Environmental Sciences, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Fuzhou, 350002, PR China
    Environ Pollut 144:127-35. 2006
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  43. ncbi The influence of a large city on some soil properties and metals content
    M Biasioli
    Di Va P R A, Chimica Agraria, Universita di Torino, Via Leonardo da Vinci, 44, 10095 Grugliasco, Torino, Italy
    Sci Total Environ 356:154-64. 2006
    ..The investigation of possible city-country distance trends has shown to be effective in evaluating the impact a city can have on its soils and on the transport and deposition of contaminants on the surrounding ones...
  44. ncbi Heavy metal contamination in soils and vegetables near an e-waste processing site, South China
    Chunling Luo
    Department of Civil and Structural Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
    J Hazard Mater 186:481-90. 2011
    ..The data showed that uncontrolled e-waste processing operations caused serious pollution to local soils and vegetables. The cleaning up of former incineration sites should be a priority in any future remediation program...
  45. pmc Microarray and real-time PCR analyses of the responses of high-arctic soil bacteria to hydrocarbon pollution and bioremediation treatments
    Etienne Yergeau
    Biotechnology Research Institute, National Research Council of Canada, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:6258-67. 2009
    ..In addition, this study demonstrates the value of molecular tools for the monitoring of polar bacteria and their associated functions during bioremediation...
  46. ncbi Occurrence and degradation characteristics of dibutyl phthalate (DBP) and di-(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate (DEHP) in typical agricultural soils of China
    Gang Xu
    Department of Soil Pollution Control, Chinese Research Academy of Environmental Sciences, Beijing, PR China
    Sci Total Environ 393:333-40. 2008
    ..The MBP then degrades to phthalic acid or butyl benzoate, which might be possibly caused by microbial decarboxylation. The two derivatives of MBP degrade to form protocatechuate through ring cleavage...
  47. ncbi Subsurface ecosystem resilience: long-term attenuation of subsurface contaminants supports a dynamic microbial community
    Jane M Yagi
    Department of Microbiology, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    ISME J 4:131-43. 2010
    ..This study links the dynamic microbial composition of a contaminated site with the long-term attenuation of its subsurface contaminants...
  48. ncbi Phytoremediation: synergistic use of plants and bacteria to clean up the environment
    Bernard R Glick
    Department of Biology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada N2L 3G1
    Biotechnol Adv 21:383-93. 2003
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  49. ncbi Risk assessment of potentially toxic element pollution in soils and rice (Oryza sativa) in a typical area of the Yangtze River Delta
    Xiaoshuai Hang
    State Key Laboratory of Soil and Sustainable Agriculture, Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 71 Beijing East Road, Nanjing 210008, Jiangsu Province, China
    Environ Pollut 157:2542-9. 2009
    ..In general, there was no target hazard quotient value of any individual element that was greater than 1, but hazard index values for adults and children were 1.726 and 1.523, respectively...
  50. ncbi Parameter uncertainty analysis of non-point source pollution from different land use types
    Zhen yao Shen
    State Key Laboratory of Water Environment Simulation, School of Environment, Beijing Normal University, Beijing, P R China
    Sci Total Environ 408:1971-8. 2010
    ..Taken together, the study suggested that adjusting the structure of land use and controlling fertilizer use are helpful methods to control the NPS pollution in the Daning River Watershed...
  51. ncbi Effects of soil amendment with different carbon sources and other factors on the bioremediation of an aged PAH-contaminated soil
    Ying Teng
    Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Nanjing, China
    Biodegradation 21:167-78. 2010
    ..The results suggest that optimizing carbon source, C/N ratio, soil moisture and aeration conditions may be a feasible remediation strategy in certain PAH contaminated soils with large active microbial populations...
  52. ncbi Determination of fluoroquinolone antibacterial agents in sewage sludge and sludge-treated soil using accelerated solvent extraction followed by solid-phase extraction
    Eva M Golet
    Swiss Federal Institute for Environmental Science and Technology EA WAG, Dubendorf
    Anal Chem 74:5455-62. 2002
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  53. ncbi Mercury in wild mushrooms and underlying soil substrate from the great lakes land in Poland
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry and Ecotoxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Monit 4:473-6. 2002
    ..Concentrations of mercury in mushrooms were greater than the tolerance limits suggested for mercury in plant foods...
  54. ncbi Proposal of biostimulation for hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH)-decontamination and characterization of culturable bacterial community from high-dose point HCH-contaminated soils
    M Dadhwal
    Department of Zoology, University of Delhi, Delhi, India
    J Appl Microbiol 106:381-92. 2009
    ..To locate a high-dose point hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH)-contaminated site, to identify HCH-degrading bacteria in it and assay HCH-decontamination by biostimulation...
  55. ncbi Assessment of heavy metals contamination and leaching characteristics in highway side soils, Iran
    Mohsen Saeedi
    Environmental Research Laboratory, Department of Hydraulics and Environment, College of Civil Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, Narmak, Tehran, 16846, Iran
    Environ Monit Assess 151:231-41. 2009
    ..Use of leaded gasoline and tire erosion gives a boost to this claim...
  56. ncbi Content and bioconcentration factors of mercury by Parasol Mushroom Macrolepiota procera
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Department of Environmental Chemistry, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Sci Health B 42:735-40. 2007
    ..A value greater then 25 mu g/g dm will imply an elevated content due to site pollution problems. Nevertheless, knowledge on highly toxic methylmercury content and its fraction in the total mercury content of Parasol Mushroom is lacking...
  57. ncbi Soil amendments, plant age, and intercropping impact p,p'-DDE bioavailability to Cucurbita pepo
    Jason C White
    Department of Soil and Water, Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station CAES, 123 Huntington Street, New Haven, CT 06504, USA
    J Environ Qual 35:992-1000. 2006
    ..Soil amendments that enhance the mobility of weathered persistent organic pollutants will significantly increase the amount of contaminant phytoextraction by Cucurbita pepo...
  58. pmc Complete nucleotide sequence of an exogenously isolated plasmid, pLB1, involved in gamma-hexachlorocyclohexane degradation
    Ryo Miyazaki
    Department of Environmental Life Sciences, Graduate School of Life Sciences, Tohoku University, 2 1 1 Katahira, Sendai 980 8577, Japan
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:6923-33. 2006
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first detailed report of a plasmid involved in gamma-HCH degradation...
  59. ncbi Clonal variation in heavy metal accumulation and biomass production in a poplar coppice culture: I. Seasonal variation in leaf, wood and bark concentrations
    I Laureysens
    University of Antwerp, Campus Drie Eiken, Department of Biology, Universiteitsplein 1, B 2610 Wilrijk, Belgium
    Environ Pollut 131:485-94. 2004
    ..Cadmium, zinc and aluminium were most efficiently taken up. The lowest concentration was found in wood; the highest concentrations were generally found in senescing leaves, making removal and treatment of fallen leaves necessary...
  60. ncbi Fungal mycelia allow chemotactic dispersal of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-degrading bacteria in water-unsaturated systems
    Shoko Furuno
    Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research UFZ, Department of Environmental Microbiology, 04318 Leipzig, Germany
    Environ Microbiol 12:1391-8. 2010
    ..These findings point at a role of mycelia for the translocation of chemicals and microorganisms. The results suggest that fungi improve the accessibility of contaminants in water-unsaturated environments...
  61. pmc Plant-associated bacterial degradation of toxic organic compounds in soil
    Martina McGuinness
    Department of Science and Health, Institute of Technology Carlow, Kilkenny Road, Carlow, Ireland
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:2226-47. 2009
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  62. ncbi Mercury bio-concentration potential of Larch Bolete, Suillus grevillei, mushroom
    K Chudzyński
    Department of Environmental Chemistry, Ecotoxicology and Food Toxicology, University of Gdansk, 18 Sobieskiego Str, 80 952, Gdansk, Poland
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 83:275-9. 2009
    ..0 microg Hg/g dw for pool of caps and 2.0 microg/g dw for a single cap of Larch Bolete are suggested as threshold concentrations implying Hg baseline level, while greater value could imply contamination due to the site pollution...
  63. ncbi Toxicity identification evaluation of leachates from municipal solid waste landfills: a multispecies approach
    Marina Isidori
    Dipartimento di Scienze della Vita, Seconda Universita di Napoli, Via A Vivaldi, 43 I 81100, Caserta, Italy
    Chemosphere 52:85-94. 2003
    ..Furthermore, results showed that toxicants could be characterized as cations, basic chemicals, suspended solids and apolar compounds...
  64. ncbi Dioxin- and POP-contaminated sites--contemporary and future relevance and challenges: overview on background, aims and scope of the series
    Roland Weber
    POPs Environmental Consulting, Ulmenstrasse 3, 73035 Göppingen, Germany
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 15:363-93. 2008
    ..It also details the various strategies used to assess these historical legacies of contamination and the concepts developed, or which are under development, to effect their remediation...
  65. ncbi Plant uptake of non ionic organic chemicals
    Chris Collins
    Department of Environmental Science and Technology, Imperial College, South Kensington, London, UK
    Environ Sci Technol 40:45-52. 2006
    ..Finally, a number of processes are identified which should be the focus of future research...
  66. ncbi Presence and distribution of wastewater-derived pharmaceuticals in soil irrigated with reclaimed water
    Chad A Kinney
    National Water Quality Laboratory, U S Geological Survey, Denver Federal Center, P O Box 25046, Building 95, MS 407, Denver, Colorado 80225 0046, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 25:317-26. 2006
    ..Nevertheless, the present study demonstrates that reclaimed-water irrigation results in soil pharmaceutical concentrations that vary through the irrigation season and that some compounds persist for months after irrigation...
  67. ncbi Phytoremediation of soil metals
    R L Chaney
    United States Department of Agriculture, Beltsville Agricultural Research Center West, MD 20705, USA
    Curr Opin Biotechnol 8:279-84. 1997
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  68. ncbi Variation in arsenic speciation and concentration in paddy rice related to dietary exposure
    P N Williams
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, AB24 3UU, UK
    Environ Sci Technol 39:5531-40. 2005
    ..Pot experiments show that the proportions of DMAV in the grain are significantly dependent on rice cultivar (p = 0.026) and that plant nutrient status is effected by arsenic exposure...
  69. ncbi A model for evaluation of the phytoavailability of trace elements to vegetables under the field conditions
    Xiao Ping Wang
    Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P O Box 2871, Beijing 100085, China
    Chemosphere 55:811-22. 2004
    ..Generally, the developed empirical model can integrate the combined effects of soil properties, extractable metal fractions in soil solutions and plant species on the phytoavailability of metals to vegetables in the field conditions...
  70. ncbi Accumulation of mercury and methylmercury by mushrooms and earthworms from forest soils
    Stephan R Rieder
    Rhizosphere Processes Group, Swiss Federal Research Institute WSL, 8903 Birmensdorf, Switzerland
    Environ Pollut 159:2861-9. 2011
    ..Earthworms contained similar Hg concentrations (1.04 mg Hg kg(-1) dw) whereas endogeic earthworms accumulated highest amounts of Hg and methyl-Hg...
  71. ncbi Characterization of PBDEs in soils and vegetations near an e-waste recycling site in South China
    Yan Wang
    Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kehua Street No 511, Guangzhou 510640, China
    Environ Pollut 159:2443-8. 2011
    ..The PBDEs contaminated vegetables around the e-waste dismantling site may pose a potential health risk to the local inhabitants...
  72. ncbi Mercury accumulation in the surface layers of mountain soils: a case study from the Karkonosze Mountains, Poland
    Katarzyna Szopka
    Wrocław University of Environmental and Life Sciences, Institute of Soil Science and Environmental Protection, Grunwaldzka 53, Wrocław, Poland
    Chemosphere 83:1507-12. 2011
    ..50 mg kg(-1)) was exceeded in a few sites. The pools of Hg accumulated in soils were in the range: 0.8-84.8 mg m(-2), with a mean value of 16.5 mg m(-2), and they correlated strongly with the pools of stored organic matter...
  73. ncbi Is phytoremediation a sustainable and reliable approach to clean-up contaminated water and soil in Alpine areas?
    Jean Paul Schwitzguebel
    Laboratory for Environmental Biotechnology, EPFL, Station 6, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 18:842-56. 2011
    ..It is a low-cost and environment friendly technology targetting removal, degradation or immobilisation of contaminants. The aim of the present review is to highlight some recent advances in phytoremediation in the Alpine context...
  74. pmc Microbial detoxification of bifenthrin by a novel yeast and its potential for contaminated soils treatment
    Shaohua Chen
    Laboratory of Insect Toxicology, Key Laboratory of Pesticide and Chemical Biology, Ministry of Education, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, People s Republic of China
    PLoS ONE 7:e30862. 2012
    ..Finally, this is the first described yeast capable of degrading bifenthrin...
  75. ncbi Source identification of eight hazardous heavy metals in agricultural soils of Huizhou, Guangdong Province, China
    Limei Cai
    South China Institute of Environmental Sciences, Ministry of Environmental Protection, Guangzhou 510655, China
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 78:2-8. 2012
    ..Cr, Ni, Cu, partially, Zn and Pb mainly originate from a natural source. Cd, As, partially, Zn mainly come from agricultural practices. However, Hg, partially, Pb originate mainly from industry and traffic sources...
  76. pmc Spatiotemporal trends in oral cancer mortality and potential risks associated with heavy metal content in Taiwan soil
    Chi Ting Chiang
    Department of Bioenvironmental Systems Engineering, National Taiwan University, No 1, Section 4, Roosevelt Road, Taipei City 106, Taiwan
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:3916-28. 2010
    ..The results for Spatial Lag Models (SLM) showed that CF1 (Cr, Cu, Ni, and Zn) was most spatially related to male OC mortality which implicates that some metals in CF1 might play as promoters in OC etiology...
  77. ncbi Influence of soil properties on the performance of Folsomia candida: implications for its use in soil ecotoxicology testing
    Xavier Domene
    CREAF, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Cerdanyola del Valles, Spain
    Environ Toxicol Chem 30:1497-505. 2011
    ..In addition, our study highlights the need for accuracy in soil moisture adjustment in soil ecotoxicological tests with this species. Otherwise, results of both avoidance and reproduction tests might be biased...
  78. ncbi Mercury in European Blushers, Amanita rubescens, mushrooms and topsoils: bioconcentration potential and intake assessment
    Małgorzata Drewnowska
    Institute of Environmental Sciences and Public Health, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Sci Health B 47:466-74. 2012
    ..0003-0.0005 mg Hg/kg bm (assuming a 60 kg bm), which is a dose equipotent to a new provisional tolerable weekly intake (PTWI) value set for inorganic Hg...
  79. ncbi Assessment of lead, cadmium, and zinc contamination of roadside soils, surface films, and vegetables in Kampala City, Uganda
    Grace Nabulo
    Plant Science, School of Biological Sciences, Sutton Bonington Campus, University of Nottingham, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE12 5RD, UK
    Environ Res 101:42-52. 2006
    ..It is recommended that leafy vegetables should be grown 30 m from roads in high-traffic, urban areas...
  80. ncbi Computational improvements reveal great bacterial diversity and high metal toxicity in soil
    Jason Gans
    Bioscience Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM 87501, USA
    Science 309:1387-90. 2005
    ..Metal pollution reduced diversity more than 99.9%, revealing the highly toxic effect of metal contamination, especially for rare taxa...
  81. ncbi Accumulation and leaching potential of some pharmaceuticals and potential endocrine disruptors in soils irrigated with wastewater in the Tula Valley, Mexico
    Richard Gibson
    Instituto de Geografia, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Ciudad Universitaria, 04510 DF Mexico, Mexico
    Chemosphere 81:1437-45. 2010
    ..6-7.5 μgkg(-1)) and was also present in the deeper horizons. The persistence and mobility of carbamazepine suggested a potential to contaminate groundwater...
  82. ncbi Body metal concentrations and glycogen reserves in earthworms (Dendrobaena octaedra) from contaminated and uncontaminated forest soil
    Martin Holmstrup
    National Environmental Research Institute, Aarhus University, Department of Terrestrial Ecology, Vejlsøvej 25, DK 8600 Silkeborg, Denmark
    Environ Pollut 159:190-7. 2011
    ..These results suggest that coping with different metals in earthworms is associated with differential energy demands depending on the associated detoxification strategy...
  83. pmc Identification of nitrogen-incorporating bacteria in petroleum-contaminated arctic soils by using [15N]DNA-based stable isotope probing and pyrosequencing
    Terrence H Bell
    Department of Natural Resource Sciences, McGill University, Sainte Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, Canada
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:4163-71. 2011
    ..A better understanding of how groups of hydrocarbon-degraders contribute to the catabolism of petroleum will facilitate the design of more targeted bioremediation treatments...
  84. pmc Understanding plant-microbe interactions for phytoremediation of petroleum-polluted soil
    Ming Nie
    Coastal Ecosystems Research Station of the Yangtze River Estuary, Ministry of Education Key Laboratory for Biodiversity Science and Ecological Engineering, Institute of Biodiversity Science, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
    PLoS ONE 6:e17961. 2011
    ..The information provided by this study enhances our understanding of the effects of petroleum pollution on plant-microbe interactions and the roles of these interactions in the phytoremediation of petroleum-polluted soil...
  85. ncbi Bioremediation of β-cypermethrin and 3-phenoxybenzaldehyde contaminated soils using Streptomyces aureus HP-S-01
    Shaohua Chen
    Laboratory of Insect Toxicology, South China Agricultural University, Guangzhou, People s Republic of China
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 94:505-15. 2012
    ..However, both intermediates were transient and they disappeared after 10 days. Therefore, the selected actinomyces strain HP-S-01 is suitable for the efficient and rapid bioremediation of β-CP contaminated soils...
  86. ncbi Certain antioxidant enzymes and lipid peroxidation of radish (Raphanus sativus L.) as early warning biomarkers of soil copper exposure
    Bai Ye Sun
    Provincial Key Laboratory of Agro Environmental Engineering, College of Resources and Environment, Sichuan Agricultural University, Sichuan, Ya an 625014, People s Republic of China
    J Hazard Mater 183:833-8. 2010
    ..Thus, the joint monitoring of antioxidant enzymes and MDA content of R. sativus can be used as biomarkers of soil Cu contamination...
  87. ncbi Survey on composition and bioconcentration potential of 12 metallic elements in King Bolete (Boletus edulis) mushroom that emerged at 11 spatially distant sites
    Jerzy Falandysz
    Research Group of Environmental Chemistry, Ecotoxicology and Food Toxicology, Institute of Environmental Sciences and Public Health, University of Gdansk, Gdansk, Poland
    J Environ Sci Health B 46:231-46. 2011
    ..In this report also reviewed are data on Al, Ba, Ca, Cd, Cu, Fe, K, Mg, Mn, Na, Sr and Zn accumulation in King Bolete...
  88. ncbi Comparison of the sensitivity of three nematode species to copper and their utility in aquatic and soil toxicity tests
    Windy A Boyd
    Department of Environmental Health Science, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia 30602 2102, USA
    Environ Toxicol Chem 22:2768-74. 2003
    ..Future studies of the relative sensitivities of nematodes in toxicity testing should continue to investigate additional toxicants, nematode species, and quantifications of sublethal effects after soil exposures...
  89. ncbi Forest ecosystem development in post-mining landscapes: a case study of the Lusatian lignite district
    R F Hüttl
    Brandenburg University of Technology at Cottbus BTU, Research Center Mining Landscapes, Universitätsplatz 3 4, 03044 Cottbus, Germany
    Naturwissenschaften 88:322-9. 2001
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  90. ncbi Comparison of the element composition in several plant species and their substrate from a 1500000-km2 area in Northern Europe
    C Reimann
    Geological Survey of Norway, Trondheim
    Sci Total Environ 278:87-112. 2001
    ..g. Pb, Bi, As, Ag, Sb). Airborne organic material attached to the leaves can thus, result in high values of these elements without any pollution source...
  91. ncbi Organic acid-induced release of lead from pyromorphite and its relevance to reclamation of Pb-contaminated soils
    F Debela
    University of Northern British Columbia, Prince George, BC Canada V2N4Z9
    Chemosphere 80:450-6. 2010
    ..This suggests that soil organic acids such as in rhizosphere can potentially liberate Pb from PY in contaminated soils...
  92. ncbi Simultaneous removal of organic compounds and heavy metals from soils by electrokinetic remediation with a modified cyclodextrin
    Kranti Maturi
    Department of Civil and Materials Engineering, University of Illinois at Chicago, 2095 Engineering Research Facility, 842 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Chemosphere 63:1022-31. 2006
    ..Sustained higher electroosmotic flow with higher concentration cyclodextrin and maintaining low soil pH near cathode should be investigated to increase removal efficiency of both phenanthrene and nickel...
  93. ncbi Determination of pharmaceuticals in soils and sediments by pressurized liquid extraction and liquid chromatography tandem mass spectrometry
    Pablo Vazquez-Roig
    Laboratori de Bromatologia i Toxicologia, Facultat de Farmacia, Universitat de Valencia, Av Vicent Andres Estelles s n, 46100 Burjassot, Valencia, Spain
    J Chromatogr A 1217:2471-83. 2010
    ..62ngg(-1) in soils and sediments from marsh areas. Due to the low recoveries, results for fenofibrate and diclofenac can only be considered as semi-quantitative. The method was fully suitable for the other 15 pharmaceuticals...
  94. ncbi Metals distribution in soils around the cement factory in southern Jordan
    Omar A Al-Khashman
    Water and Environment Study Center, Mutah University, Al Karak 61710, Jordan
    Environ Pollut 140:387-94. 2006
    ..The use of factor analysis showed that anthropogenic activities seem to be the responsible source of pollution for metals in urban soils...
  95. ncbi Continuous monitoring of Folsomia candida (Insecta: Collembola) in a metal exposure test
    M T Fountain
    Division of Zoology, School of Animal and Microbial Sciences, University of Reading, Reading RG6 6AJ, United Kingdom
    Ecotoxicol Environ Saf 48:275-86. 2001
    ..The methodology described in this article allows effects on growth to be observed as early as 7 days after the beginning of the experiment...
  96. pmc Strong impact on the polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH)-degrading community of a PAH-polluted soil but marginal effect on PAH degradation when priming with bioremediated soil dominated by mycobacteria
    Anders R Johnsen
    Geological Survey of Denmark and Greenland, Department of Geochemistry, Øster Voldgade 10, DK 1350 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:1474-80. 2007
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  97. ncbi Critical assessment of chelant-enhanced metal phytoextraction
    Bernd Nowack
    Institute of Terrestrial Ecosystems, ETH Zurich Universitaetstrasse 16, 8092 Zurich, Switzerland
    Environ Sci Technol 40:5225-32. 2006
    ..Such a role warrants further investigations into the use of biodegradable chelants such as ethylenediaminedisuccinic acid (EDDS)...
  98. ncbi Amelioration of alkali soil using flue gas desulfurization byproducts: productivity and environmental quality
    S J Wang
    Key Laboratory for Thermal Science and Power Engineering of Ministry of Education, Department of Thermal Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, PR China
    Environ Pollut 151:200-4. 2008
    ..The results of this research demonstrate that the amelioration of alkali soils using FGD byproducts is promising...
  99. ncbi Application of 16S rDNA-PCR amplification and DGGE fingerprinting for detection of shift in microbial community diversity in Cu-, Zn-, and Cd-contaminated paddy soils
    Zhaojun Li
    Institute of Soil and Water Resources and Environmental Science, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310029, China
    Chemosphere 62:1374-80. 2006
    ..Bacterial community in soil farthest from the smelter belonged to a single cluster. This study demonstrated that heavy metal contamination decreased both biomass and diversity of bacterial community in the soil...
  100. ncbi Risk assessment of heavy metal pollution for detritivores in floodplain soils in the Biesbosch, The Netherlands, taking bioavailability into account
    P H F Hobbelen
    Department of Animal Ecology, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, De Boelelaan 1085, 1081 HV, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Environ Pollut 129:409-19. 2004
    ..Given the engineering role of earthworms in ecosystems, effects on the ecological functioning of floodplain soils therefore cannot be excluded...
  101. ncbi Heavy metal pollution of soils affected by the Guadiamar toxic flood
    F Cabrera
    Instituto de Recursos Naturales y Agrobiología de Sevilla CSIC, Spain
    Sci Total Environ 242:117-29. 1999
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  1. Nonheme Diiron Centers and the Biological Oxidation of Hydrocarbons
    Stephen J Lippard; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The ability of these hydrocarbon-consuming "superbugs" to degrade chlorinated hydrocarbons has led to their application in the bioremediation of industrial wastewater, decontamination of seawater, and removal of soil pollutants.
  2. Geostatistical software for the boundary analysis of cancer maps
    Pierre Goovaerts; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  3. Simulation Algorithms for Spatial Pattern Recognition
    Pierre Goovaerts; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The neutral models and methods in this proposal make possible, for the first time ever, evaluation of the sensitivity of the results of cluster or boundary analyses to specification of the null hypothesis. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. Geostatistical software for health and exposure analysis
    Pierre Goovaerts; Fiscal Year: 2006
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    Pierre Goovaerts; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  7. Does ArsenicMitigation in BangladeshRaiseExposure to Bacterial and ViralPathogens
    ALEXANDER FRANS VAN GEEN; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  8. Chemoprevention of colon cancer via neonatal imprinting
    Aramandla Ramesh; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  9. Dietary fat modulated metabolic fate of fluoranthene
    Aramandla Ramesh; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  10. Flavonoid Modulation of Epithelial Migration and Signal*
    NORMAN HORD; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Ultimately, this research will provide critical information necessary for specific and rational dietary recommendations to decrease colon cancer risk in humans. ..
  11. An Efficacy Trial of Steps to Your Health for Adults with Learning Domain Disabil
    Suzanne McDermott; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  12. Mixed Models for Finite Populations
    Edward Stanek; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  13. Arsenic Exposure and Bladder Cancer in Michigan
    Jerome Nriagu; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  14. Arsenic Phytosensors
    MARK ELLESS; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The plant-based sensor will provide continuous real-time indication of arsenic present in soils in residential and industrial settings. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Asbestos Disease Among Household Contacts of Vermiculite Workers
    Alfred Franzblau; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..In addition, tests for trend will be conducted to[unreadable] determine significant increasing pleural changes in household contacts by increasing indices of exposure. ..
  16. A Novel Nutritional Intervention to Combat Osteoporosis
    MARK ELLESS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Significantly, the approach offers the exciting possibility of simultaneously enhancing levels of multiple nutrients in single fresh vegetables. ..
  17. Phytofiltration of Arsenic-Contaminated Drinking Water
    MARK ELLESS; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  18. Fundamental Study of Welding Fume Inhalation
    Serap Erdal; Fiscal Year: 2007
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