I= AGRICULTURAL USE OF SEWAGE WATER: METAL CONTAMINATION OF SOILS AND CROPS AND MANAGEMENT THROUGH AMENDMENTS
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Title of Thesis
AGRICULTURAL USE OF SEWAGE WATER: METAL CONTAMINATION OF SOILS AND CROPS AND MANAGEMENT THROUGH AMENDMENTS

Author(s)
Muhammad Abbas Aziz
Institute/University/Department Details
Institute of Soil & Environmental Sciences/ University of Agriculture Faisalabad
Session
2007
Subject
Soil Science
Number of Pages
242
Keywords (Extracted from title, table of contents and abstract of thesis)
sewage water, metal contamination of soils, metal contamination of crops, heavy metals

Abstract
No. Abstract

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1 0 Contents
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2 1 Background 1
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3 2 Review Of Literature 5
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  2.1 Metal Contamination In Wastewater And Soils 5
  2.2 Heavy Metals In Soils As A Function Of Landfrom 7
  2.3 Role Of Organic Amendments To Affect Metal Bioavailability 9
  2.4 Effect Of Soil Texture On Metal Availability 9
  2.5 Effect Of Soil Texture On Metal Availability 13
  2.6 Metal Transformation In Soil 20
  2.7 Availability Of Heavy Metals To Plants 23
  2.8 Residual Effect Metals On Plants 27
4 3 Materials And Methods 31
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  3.1 Geography Of The Sampling Area 31
  3.2 Climate Of The Sampling Area 33
  3.3 Soil Sampling And Analysis 33
  3.4 Analytical Procedures 38
  3.5 Statistical Analysis 45
5 4 Results And Discussion 46
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  4.1 Concentration Of Heavy Metals In Soil As A Function Of Landform 46
  4.2 Role Of Organic Compounds To Affect Bioavailability 74
  4.3 Metal Uptake By Wheat And Rice Crops: Role Of Soil Texture And Organic Matter 97
  4.4 Effect Of Residual Ni, Zn And Pb By Wheat And Rice 149
6 5 Summary 185
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  5.1 Literature Cited 191
  5.2 Appendices 208