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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Remediation of Pesticide-contaminated Soil by a Combination of Compost Addition and Planting

Title:
Remediation of Pesticide-contaminated Soil by a Combination of Compost Addition and Planting

Abstract:
The results of this research strongly suggest that remediation of herbicide contamination at agrichemical retail facilities can be achieved quite rapidly and at moderate cost using a combination of planting and compost addition. (PDF Format; Length: 57 pages)

URL:
http://www.wmrc.uiuc.edu/main_sections/info_services/library_docs/rr/RR-E77.PDF

Source:
IL Waste Management & Research Center (WMRC)

Resource Type:
Article/report

Date of Publication:
July 1995

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