Heavy Metal Stress In Plants
|Publisher||Springer Science & Business Media|
|Release Date||09 March 2013|
|Rating||4/5 from 21 reviews|
Heavy metal phytotoxicity has been known for more than a century. However, research in the past years has confirmed the immense damage by metal pollution to plants, the soil and ultimately to humans. By reviewing both field and laboratory work, this book deals with the various functional and ecological aspects of heavy metal stress on plants and outlines the scope for future research and the possibilities for remediation.