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Is sulfur accumulation in sulfur dioxide-exposed plants related to biomass reduction?

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Lorenzini, G., Panicucci, A. Is sulfur accumulation in sulfur dioxide-exposed plants related to biomass reduction?. Bull. Environ. Contam. Toxicol. 52, 802–809 (1994). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00200687

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Keywords

  • Sulfur
  • Biomass
  • Waste Water
  • Water Management
  • Water Pollution