MadSci Network: Botany

Subject: How does biomining for heavy metals work?

Date: Tue May 22 16:22:20 2001
Posted by Jeremy
Grade level: nonaligned School: No school entered.
City: Grants Pass State/Province: OR Country: USA
Area of science: Botany
ID: 990562940.Bt

I understand that it's possible to mine heavy metals using plants (mustard). 
How viable a means of mining is this? How exactly does it work? Thank you very 
much for your time.

Re: How does biomining for heavy metals work?

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