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phytoremediation

Definition:
The use of plants to uptake, store, degrade, immobilize, transform, or volatilize harmful substances in order to mitigate damage to human health or the environment.
Concept Schemes:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt
NALT Core
Broader Concept:
Entry Terms:
  • rhizodegradation
  • phytomelioration
  • phytovolatilization
  • phytovolatilisation
  • rhizofiltration
  • phytostabilization
  • phyto-amelioration
  • phytoamelioration
  • phytodegradation
  • phytofiltration
  • phytostabilisation
  • phytoexcretion
URI:
https://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/17229
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