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The Content of Heavy Metals in an Indicator Plant (Taraxacum Officinale) from the Warsaw
K. Czarnowska, A. Milewska
 
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Department of Soil Science, Warsaw Agricultural University, Rakowiecka 26/30, 02-528 Warsaw, Poland
 
Pol. J. Environ. Stud. 2000;9(2):125–128
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In the present paper studied was the content of heavy metals: Fe, Mn, Zn, Cu, Pb, Ni and Cd in the foliage of an indicator plant - dandelion - as collected in the lawns and parks of the Warsaw agglomeration. The results suggest heavy accumulation of Fe, Zn, Pb and Cd as a consequence of the impact of the traffic born pollution.
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