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Phytoremediation of Organic Pollutants

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Title Phytoremediation of Organic Pollutants
Creator Doty, Sharon
Subject phytoremediation environmental degradation brownfields pollution pollution control bioremediation genetic engineering Agrobacterium Agrobacterium tumefaciens Rhizobium rhizogenes Populus
Description Doty will present an overview of phytoremediation and organic (degradable) pollutants. She will discuss the problem of pollution and present traditional as well as alternative solutions. She will outline the advantages and disadvantages of using phytoremediation. She will explain genetic engineering, which can be used to enhance plants' natural abilities to phytoremediate. Finally, she will review recent studies in the field.
Publisher University of Washington Water Center
Date 2011-04-05T18:27:47Z 2011-04-05T18:27:47Z 2008-05-13
Type Presentation Recording, oral
Language en_US

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