International Journal of Environmental Protection          
An Open Access Journal
ISSN: 2226-6437(Print)      ISSN: 2224-7777(Online)
Frequency: Annually
Editorial-in-Chief: Prof. Kevin Mickus,
Missouri University of Science & Technology, USA.
2013 Vol.3 No.3

Cadmium Tolerance and Phytoextraction Efficiency of Arum (Colocasia antiqourum) Grown in Spiked Cd Contaminated Soil
Md. Abul Kashem1, S M Imamul Huq2, Bal Ram Singh3, Shigenao Kawai4
1.Department of Soil Science, University of Chittagong, 4331 Chittagong, Bangladesh
2.Department of Soil, Water and Environment, University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
3.Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, P.O. Box 5003, 1432 Aas, Norway
4.Laboratory of Plant Physiology and Nutrition, Faculty of Agriculture, Iwate University Ueda 3-18-8, Morioka 020-8550, Japan
Abstract | References Full Paper: PDF (Size:2044KB), pp.1-5, Pub. Date: 2013- 03-27

Speciation Study of Heavy Metals in Water and Sediments from Asunle River of the Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria
A.O. Ogunfowokan1, J.A.O. Oyekunle1, G.O. Olutona2, A.O. Atoyebi1, A. Lawal1
1.Department of Chemistry, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria
2.Department of Chemistry and Industrial Chemistry, Bowen University, Iwo, Nigeria
Abstract | References Full Paper: PDF (Size:409KB), pp.6-16, Pub. Date: 2013- 03-27

A Novel Screening Tool Using Microarray and PCR to Detect Pathogens in Agriculturally Impacted Waters
F. S. Alhamlan1, M. M. Ederer2, T. L. Green3, C. K. Brinkman4, E. R. Coats4, R. L. Crawford1
1.Department of Microbiology, Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, University of Idaho, Life Science 142 P.O. Box 443052; Moscow, ID 83844-3052, United States
2.Department of Biological Sciences, University of Idaho, Life Sciences South, P.O. Box 443051; Moscow, ID 83844-3051, United States
3.Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, Washington State University, P.O. Box 646420; Pullman, WA 99164-6420, United States
4.Department of Civil Engineering, University of Idaho, P.O. Box 441022; 607 Urquhart, Moscow, ID 83844-1022, United States
Abstract | References Full Paper: PDF (Size:2342KB), pp.17-32, Pub. Date: 2013- 03-27

Removal of Nickel (II) Ions from Aqueous Solution Using Thermal Power Plant Fly Ash as a Low Cost Adsorbent
Ajay K. Agarwal1, Mahendra S. Kadu1, Chandrashekhar P. Pandhurnekar2, Ishwerdas L. Muthreja3
1.Department of Plant and Environmental Sciences, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, P.O. Box 5003, 1432 Aas, Norway
2.Department of Applied Chemistry, Shri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering and Management, Nagpur, Maharashtra, 440 013, India
3.Department of Mining Engineering, Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur, Maharashtra, 440 011, India
Abstract | References Full Paper: PDF (Size:644KB), pp.33-43, Pub. Date: 2013- 03-27

Biosorption of Lead (II) Ions from Aqueous Solution by Treated Corn (Z. Mays) Leaves Biomass
Afiza Abdullah Suhaimi1, Mohd Armi Abu Samah2, Saidatul Akmar Aziz1
1.Faculty of Technology, Universiti Malaysia Pahang, 26300 Gambang, Kuantan, Pahang, Malaysia
2.Faculty of Environmental Studies,Universiti Putra Malaysia, 43400 Serdang Selangor, Malaysia
Abstract | References Full Paper: PDF (Size:180KB), pp.44-49, Pub. Date: 2013- 03-27