Location: Crop Systems & Global Change
Project Number: 8042-12000-040-00
Start Date: Apr 03, 2010
End Date: Apr 02, 2015
Develop and/or modify existing analytical methods to evaluate physical and chemical properties of byproducts and the potential environmental risks and benefits from their use in agriculture. Characterize mercury (Hg) emissions from FGD-gypsum amended soils. Evaluate plant species recommended for phytoextraction of Cd from U.S. contaminated soils requiring remediation to protect food safety.