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5/2012 vol. 21
 
 
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Phytometric Assessment of Fertility of Roadside Soils and Its Relationship with Major Nutrients

Khalid Farooq Akbar1, William H. G. Hale2, Božena Šerá3, Iffat Ashraf4
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1141–1145
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Adsorption Kinetics and Intraparticulate Diffusivities of Congo Red onto Kola Nut Pod Carbon

Olushola Sunday Ayanda1, Oladayo Adeyi2, Bolanle Durojaiye3, Oladunni Olafisoye3
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1147–1152
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Application of White Mustard (Sinapis alba) Biotest in the Assessment of Environmental Contamination by Glyphosate

Tadeusz Banaszkiewicz, Karol Wysocki
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1161–1166
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

The Effect of Hair Characteristics and Treatments on Mineral Composition of Scalp Hair

Katarzyna Chojnacka1, Izabela Michalak1, Agnieszka Saeid1, Marcin Mikulewicz2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1167–1173
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Bibliometric Analysis of the Polish Journal of Environmental Studies (2000-11)

Kun-Yang Chuang1, Muideen Tunbosun Olaiya1, Yuh-Shan Ho2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1175–1183
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Electrochemical Treatment of Actual Textile Indigo Dye Effluent

Dogan Dogan1, Haluk Turkdemir2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1185–1190
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Runoff Estimation in Steep Slope Watershed with Standard and Slope-Adjusted Curve Number Methods

Mahboubeh Ebrahimian1, Ahmad Ainuddin B. Nuruddin2, Mohd Amin B. Mohd Soom3, Alias Mohd Sood1, Liew Ju Neng4
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1191–1202
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Total Mercury in Aquaculture Fish

Arturo Hardisson1, Carmen Rubio1, Ángel Gutiérrez1, Abderrahim Jalili1, Cintia Hernández-Sánchez1, Gonzalo Lozano2, Consuelo Revert1, José Hernández-Armas3
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1203–1209
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Uptake and Translocation of Cd and Pb in Four Water Spinach Cultivars Differing in Shoot Cd and Pb Concentrations

Baifei Huang, Junliang Xin, Aiqun Liu, Kebin Liao
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1211–1215
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Investigating the Effects of Technical Parameters of Forest Road Planning and Building on Traffic Noise Reduction

Seyed Ataollah Hosseini, Aidin Parsakhoo, Roya Seifi
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1217–1222
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Soil Metal Contamination and Fractionation of Tea Plantations: Case Studies in a Normal Tea Garden and in a Restored Mineland Tea Stand

Deng Hua1, 2, Li Ming-Shun1, Zhou Yu-Chan1
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1223–1228
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

The Use of Granular Iron-Based Sorption Materials for Nickel Removal from Water

Ján Ilavský, Danka Barloková
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1229–1236
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Integrated Environmental Performance Assessment of Basic Oxygen Furnace Steelmaking

Zhigang Jiang1, Hua Zhang1, Wei Yan1, Min Zhou1, Gongfa Li1, Geng Huang2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1237–1242
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Investigation of Possible Ecotoxic Effects of Acrylamide on Liver with the Azaserine-Rat Model

Erkan Kalıpcı1, Yesim Yener2, Hasan Yıldız3, Haydar Oztas2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1243–1247
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Potato Granule Processing Line by-Products as Feedstock for Ethanol Production

Joanna Kawa-Rygielska, Witold Pietrzak, Anna Pęksa
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1249–1255
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Lead Toxicity Evaluation in Rams Grazing on Pasture during Autumn and Winter: A Case Study

Zafar Iqbal Khan1, Muhammad Ashraf2,3, Kafeel Ahmad1, Alireza Bayat4, Muhammad Khalid Mukhtar1, Syed Ali Hassan Naqvi1, Rab Nawaz1, Mian Jahan Zaib1, Muneeba Shaheen1
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1257–1260
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Organic Substrates for Intensive Horticultural Cultures: Yield and Nutrient Status of Plants, Microbiological Parameters of Substrates

Tomasz Kleiber1, Bartosz Markiewicz1, Alicja Niewiadomska2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1261–1271
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Relative Risk of Total and Cardiovascular Mortality in the Eldery as Related to Short-Term Increases of PM2.5 Concentrations in Ambient Air

Małgorzata Kowalska1, Michał Skrzypek2, Felix Danso1, Joanna Kasznia-Kocot3
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1279–1285
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Comparison of Results Obtained from Different Types of Nitrogen Balance in the Scale of a Field and a Farm

Jerzy Kupiec, Janina Zbierska
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1295–1304
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Concentration and Size Distribution of Airborne Actinomycetes in a Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant

Yanpeng Li1,2, Xionghui Qiu1, Meiling Li1, Zhihui Ma1, Tiejun Niu1, Yujie Feng2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1305–1311
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Preconcentration of Hg in Waters for ET AAS in a Flow-Through Electrochemical Cell

Alena Manová1, František Čacho1, Ernest Beinrohr1, Miroslav Rusko2, Vojtech Kollár3, Jana Kotovicová4, Magdalena Vaverková4
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1313–1318
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Solubilization of Dairy Waste-Activated Sludge by Ultrasonic Wave Irradiation

Nasser Mehrdadi1, Ali Zahedi2, Azadeh Aghajani Yasini2, Alireza Mohamadi Aghdam2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1319–1325
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Objective Evaluation of Forest Naturalness: Case Study in Slovak Nature Reserve

Ján Merganič1,2, Katarína Merganičová1,2, Martin Moravčík3, Ján Vorčák4, Róbert Marušák1
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1327–1337
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Photosynthetic Efficiency of Four Woody Species Growing on Fly Ash Deposits of a Serbian ‘Nikola Tesla - A’ Thermoelectric Plant

Miroslava Mitrović, Snežana Jarić, Olga Kostić, Gordana Gajić, Branko Karadžić, Lola Djurdjević, L., Ljiljana Oberan, Dragana Pavlović, Marija Pavlović, Pavle Pavlović
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1339–1347
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Groundwater Quality in a South African Rural Community: A Possible Threat to Public Health

Lizzy Mpenyana-Monyatsi1, Maurice Stephen Onyango2, Maggy Ndombo Benteke Momba1
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1349–1358
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Multivariate Statistical Analysis and Environmental Modeling of Heavy Metals Pollution by Industries

Adamu Mustapha1, 2, Ahmad Zaharin Aris1
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1359–1367
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Organ Profiles of the Antioxidant Defence System and Accumulation of Metals in Helix aspersa Snails

Anna Nowakowska1, Tomasz Łaciak2, Michał Caputa1
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1369–1375
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Life Cycle Assessment for Solid Waste Disposal Options in Malaysia

Sanaz Saheri1, Masoud Aghajani Mir1, Noor Ezlin Ahmad Basri2, Noor Zalina Binti Mahmood3, Rawshan Ara Begum4
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1377–1382
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Assessment of Environmental Policy Implementation: Two Case Studies from the Czech Republic

Petr Šauer, Jaroslav Kreuz, Alena Hadrabová, Antonín Dvořák
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1383–1391
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Vascular Plants as Indicators of Organic Carbon Gradient in Subtropical Forested Soils

Zhi-Yao Su, Xian-Dong Ke, Su-Jun Zhang
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1393–1398
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Antagonistic Effect of Lactic Acid Bacteria on Salmonella Senftenberg in Mixed Cultures

Beata Szala1, Zbigniew Paluszak1, Ilona Motyl2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1399–1403
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Using 3D Terrestial Laser Scanning (TLS) for Surveying Hydrotechnical Structures when Preparing Flood Hazard Maps

Jakub Szczepański1, Tomasz Orczykowski, Tamara Tokarczyk2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1405–1412
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Eco-Friendly Poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) Synthesis from Textile Wastewater and Its Process Optimization

Mojtaba Taran1, Somayeh Bagheri1, Salar Bakhtiyari2, 3
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1413–1416
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Effect of UV Radiation and Elevated CO2 on Physiological Attributes of Canola (Brassica napus L.) Grown under Water Deficit Stress

Hamid Reza Tohidi-Moghadam1, Farshad Ghooshchi1, Farshid Jamshidpour1, Hossein Zahedi2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1417–1427
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Risk Elements in Soils of Burdened Areas of Eastern Slovakia

Jozef Vilček1, Ondrej Hronec2, Ján Tomáš3
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1429–1436
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Aluminum-Induced Toxicity and Its Response to Combined Treatment of HEDTA and Propolis in Rats

Yi-Fei Wen1, Jun-Quan Zhao1, Satendra Kumar Nirala2, Monika Bhadauria2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1437–1443
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Identification of Coastal Water Quality, Including Heavy Metals, in the South China Sea

Mei-Lin Wu1, 2, 3, Yan-Ying Zhang2, 3, Li-Juan Long2, 3, Si Zhang2, 3, You-Shao Wang1, 2, 3, Juan Ling1, 2, 3, Jun-De Dong1, 2, 3
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1445–1452
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Experimental Studies on the Potential of Two Terrestrial Mosses in Monitoring Water Contaminated by Cd and Cr

Yan Yun Xu1, 3, Yuan Yuan Zhen2, Jing Yu2, Shui Liang Guo2, Tong Cao2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1453–1459
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Pilot Application of SVE-Enhanced Bioremediation Technology for in situ Clean-up of a Light Oil-Contaminated Site

Yuewei Yang1, Guozhong Wu1, 3, Xingang Li1, 2, Frédéric Coulon3, Hong Li1, 2, Hong Sui1,2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1461–1466
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Petroleum-Contaminated Soil and Water Analysis and Biodegradation

Patrycja Zacharyasz1, Jerzy Siepak1, Janusz Rosada2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1467–1480
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Degradation Mitigation Management of Recreational Watersheds by Selecting the Most Suitable Action Plan Based on Multi-Criteria Decision-Making Methods

Mir Masoud Kheirkhah Zarkesh1, Esmaeel Sharifi2, Nahid Almasi1
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1481–1487
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Spatial Distribution and Seasonal Variation of Heavy Metals in Water and Sediments of Taihu Lake

Jin Zeng1, Liuyan Yang1, 2, Xiaofeng Chen2, Xiaoming Chuai2, Qinglong L. Wu1
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1489–1496
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Biosorption of Sb(III) to Exopolymers from Cyanobacterium Synechocystis sp.: a Fluorescence and FTIR Study

Daoyong Zhang1, Xiangliang Pan2, Guijin Mu1
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1497–1503
ORIGINAL RESEARCH

Effects of Surfactants on the Sorption of Sulfamethoxazole by Sediment

Yuan Zhang1, Ziqiang Tian1, Jian Xu1, Zhenxing Zhong1, 2, Changsheng Guo1, Tao Yu1, Yucheng Chen2
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1505–1511
SHORT COMMUNICATION

Burns in Children – Difficult Medical, Social, and Environmental Problems

Jarosław Pasek1, Grzegorz Cieślar1, Tomasz Pasek2, Aleksander Sieroń1
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2012;21(5):1513–1516
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