The Use of the Moss, Calymperes Delessertii Besch., as a Bioindicator to Airborne Heavy Metals

Low, K. S. and Lee, C. K. and Loi, S.T and Phoon, Azhar (1985) The Use of the Moss, Calymperes Delessertii Besch., as a Bioindicator to Airborne Heavy Metals. Pertanika, 8 (1). pp. 109-114.

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A detailed study on the accumulation of aerial heavy metals by the moss, Calymperes delessertii Besch. was conducted. Heavy metals studied were Zn, Cd, Ni, Fe, Mn, Pb and Cu. The suitability of the moss as a bioindicatoT to these aerial metals was also discussed.

Item Type:Article
Keyword:Moss; Calymperes Delessertii Besch., heavy metals; bioindicator; atmospheric pollution.
Faculty or Institute:Faculty of Environmental Studies
ID Code:2586
Deposited By: Nur Izzati Mohd Zaki
Deposited On:16 Nov 2009 03:52
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