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POST-DOC FELLOWSHIP: PHYTOREMEDIATION OF POLLUTED SOILS FROM THE PASO DEL NORTE; IS THERE ANY SYNERGISTIC ROLE BETWEEN NANOPARTICLES AND HEAVY METALS?

POST-DOC FELLOWSHIP: PHYTOREMEDIATION OF POLLUTED SOILS FROM THE PASO DEL NORTE; IS THERE ANY SYNERGISTIC ROLE BETWEEN NANOPARTICLES AND HEAVY METALS?
PI: Jorge Gardea-Torresdey
Sponsor: CONACYT THROUGH UT SYSTEM
Chemistry
Amount awarded: $109,306

This project tests polluted areas in the El Paso region resulting from Manufactured Nano-Materials (MNMs) that are dumped by various scientific and technologic manufacturers, causing harmful effects to human and environmental health. The expected outcome is a gain of significant knowledge on the synergistic effect between heavy metals and MNMs.

Posting date: Wed, 09/06/2017

Award start date: Fri, 09/01/2017
Award end date: Sat, 08/31/2019