Heavy Metal Management-A Phytoremediation Perspective

Author(s): Afroz Alam, Vinay Sharma.

Journal Name: Current Environmental Engineering

Volume 6 , Issue 1 , 2019

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Year: 2019
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Pages: 4
DOI: 10.2174/221271780601190301124207

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