Book 2012

Introduction to Phytoremediation of Contaminated Groundwater

Historical Foundation, Hydrologic Control, and Contaminant Remediation

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ISBN: 978-94-007-1956-9 (Print) 978-94-007-1957-6 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

  2. Overview of Plants, Groundwater, and Their Interaction

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Chapter

      Pages 3-25

      Historical Foundation of Plant and Groundwater Interactions

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      Chapter

      Pages 27-42

      Integration of Plant and Groundwater Interactions

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      Chapter

      Pages 43-93

      Fundamentals of Plant Anatomy and Physiology Related to Water Use

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      Chapter

      Pages 95-114

      Fundamentals of Groundwater Hydrogeology

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      Chapter

      Pages 115-127

      Plant and Groundwater Interactions Under Pristine Conditions

  3. Plant and Groundwater Interactions for Hydrologic Control

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 129-129

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      Chapter

      Pages 131-154

      Site Assessment and Characterization

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      Chapter

      Pages 155-188

      Plant Selection, Installation, and Management to Affect Groundwater

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      Chapter

      Pages 189-208

      Conceptual Frameworks for Phytoremediation to Achieve Hydrologic Goals

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      Chapter

      Pages 209-232

      Monitoring Plant and Groundwater Interactions

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      Chapter

      Pages 233-241

      Economic and Regulatory Factors That Affect the Phytoremediation of Groundwater

  4. Plant and Groundwater Interactions for Contaminant Remediation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 243-243

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      Chapter

      Pages 245-274

      Plant Interactions with Biogeochemical Environments

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      Chapter

      Pages 275-305

      Chemical and Physical Properties That Affect the Interaction Between Plants and Contaminated Groundwater

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      Chapter

      Pages 307-340

      Plant Control on the Fate of Common Groundwater Contaminants

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      Chapter

      Pages 341-349

      Conceptual Frameworks for the Phytoremediation of Groundwater Contamination

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      Chapter

      Pages 351-364

      Monitoring for Phytoremediation of Groundwater Contamination

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      Chapter

      Pages 365-374

      Economic and Regulatory Factors That Affect the Phytoremediation of Contaminated Groundwater

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      Chapter

      Pages 375-377

      Epilogue

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 379-415