"Vetiver Grass A World Technology and its Impact on Water" (KB 36.1 10/21/03) Global Amendment of Minesite Acid Sulfate Soils and the Use of Vetiver Grass for Re-vegetation in Dabaoshan Mine, Northern Guangdong, China (KB185-10/26/03) China Application of the Vetiver System for Environmental Protection:Prevention and Treatment of Contaminated Soil and Water. Morocco Conference (KB 118 Dec 12 2006) Morocco Application of the Vetiver System in Off- Site Pollution Control (sewage) (1.1 MB 5/29/01) Australia Application of Vetiver Grass Technology in Off-Site Pollution Control --Tolerance to herbicides under selected wetland conditions Australia Application of Vetiver Grass Technology in Off-Site Pollution Control . I. Trapping Agrochemicals and Nutrients in Agricultural Lands. Australia Application of vetiver grass technology in offsite pollution control: tolerance to herbicides under selected wetland conditions. Rachael Cull, Heather Hunter, Malcolm Hunter and Paul Truong (CP5-9-1 (KB93)and CP5-9-2) (KB24) Australia Application of VS for Industrial and Urban Wastewater Treatment and other Applications under Kuwaiti Environment. (272 KB 03/19/06) Global Aquaculture Sludge Removal and Stabilization within Created Wetlands (using Vetiver Grass) (20 kb 3/11/01) USA Chromium Removal Efficiency by Vetiveria Zizanioides and Vetiveria Nemoralis in Constructed Wetlands for Tannery Post -Treatment Wastewater (KB 41 10/22/03) Australia COMPUTER MODEL FOR TREATMENT OF SMALL VOLUME WASTEWATER. Papers and Presentation by Paul and Nicholas Truong. Text: English Spanish Portuguese Presentation: English Global Draft Synopsis of a Project to Demonstrate Comprehensive Water Pollution Control with the Vetiver System (12/06/04 KB 66) Australia Ecological Effectiveness of Vetiver Constructed Wetlands in Treating Oil-Refined Wastewater (KB 51 10/22/03) China Effectiveness of Constructed Wetlands for Oil-Refined Wastewater Purification (11/19/02 - 42KB) China Effects of Soil Amendment on Growth and Lead Accumulation in Grasses Vetiveria zizanioides and Thysanolaena maxima Grown in Lead-contaminated Soil Thailand Enhanced reclamation efficiency of vetiveria zizanioides at polluted sites compared to experimental pots India Enhanced reclamation efficiency of vetveria zizanioides at polluted sites compared to experimental plots india Enhanced Uptake Of As, Zn and Cu By Vetiveria Zizanioides and Zea Mays Using Chelating Agents (KB101-10/26/03) China Esk Shire Council (Australia) shares grand prize in Healthy Waterways Awards (42 KB, 04/16/04) Australia ESSAIS DE PHYTOREMEDIATION PAR VETIVER GRASS (KB428 Dec 4 2006) Global Essential oil production as an incentive for using vetiver grass in phytoremediation of soils contaminated with zinc or copper - Presentation Thailand Essential oil production as an incentive for using vetiver grass in phytoremediation of soils contaminated with zinc or copper Thailand EVALUATION OF FLOATING VEGETATED SYSTEMS TO REDUCE THE EFFLUENT LOADS FROM CHANNEL RAINBOW TROUT (Oncorhynchus mykiss) FARMS in Italy (KB258 Dec 4 2006) Italy Glossary of Wastewater Terms (12KB 2/18/02) Global Green movement against green water Guatemala Hydroponic vetiver system to remoive cadmium and chromium from contamionated water India Hydroponic vetiver system to remove cadmium and chromium from contaminated water India Hydroponic Vetiver Treatment of Post Septic Tank Effluent (KB 149 10/22/03) Australia Industrial Wastewater Treatment in Queensland, Australia (KB 84 10/22/03) Australia Integrated Vetiver Technique for Remediation of Heavy Metal Contamination: Potential and Practice (KB140-10/26/03) Continued 1 Continued 2 Australia Introduction of vetiver system in coffee effluent treatment a study conducted at tata coffee ltd, karnataka India Methodology of implementation of technology vetiver (vs) for the absorption of nitrogen and water in irrigated land with wastewater from the pig industry. Presentation Venezuela Methodology of implementation of technology vetiver (vs) for the absorption of nitrogen and water in irrigated landwith wastewater from the pig industry. Venezuela MINE AND ASSOCIATED REHABILITATION PROJECTS IN AFRICA AND INDIAN OCEAN ISLANDS Papers and presentation by Roley Noffke Text: English Spanish
Africa Modelling Monto Vetiver Growth and Nutrient Uptake for Effluent Irrigation Schemes (KB706 10/21/03) Australia Molecular analysis of vetiveria plant to assess potentiality for arsenic phytoremediation India MONTO VETIVER GRASS EFFECTIVENESS IN TREATING SEWAGE EFFLUENT August to November 2001 (376KB 1/14/02) Australia Movimiento verde en contra del agua verde Guatemala Movimiento verde en contra del agua verde - presente Guatemala Physico-Chemical Study of Vetiver in Wetland Soil Reclamation (KB206-10/26/03) India PHYTOREMEDIATION APPROACH TO REMOVE PESTICIDES (ATRAZINE AND LINDANE) FROM CONTAMINATED ENVIRONMENT (07/14/04 KB48) Australia Phytoremediation approach to remove pesticides (atrazine and lindane) from contaminated environment (11/03/04 MKB2.3 - power point presentation) Global Plant Growth Retardants on Growth of Vetiver Grass China Potential applications of the vetiver system in the Lake Amatitlan watershed, Guatemala Guatemala Prevención y el tratamiento de tierras el sistema vetiver para la y aguas contaminadas Global Prevention and treatment of contaminated water vetiver system for and land Global Prevention and treatment of contaminated water vetiver system for and land Presentation Global Purification and Uptake of Vetiver Grass to Garbage Leachate (3/26/01) China Purification for Wastewater from Pig Farm (KB 51 10/22/03) China Purification of Eutrophic Water with Vetiver grass China Recent advancements in r&d and applications of the vetiver system in environmental protection Global Recent Advancements in Research, Development and Applications of Vetiver System Technology in Environmental Protection Global Recent data 2008 on Watts Bridge Effluent control unit (11/18/08) Australia REPORT ON THE VETIVER NETWORK EXHIBITIONAT THE INTERNATIONAL FRESHWATER CONFERENCE, BONN, GERMANY, 3- 6 DECEMBER (140KB 1/17/02) Global Response of Vetiver Grass to Extreme Nitrogen and Phosphorus Supply (MB 1.9 10/21/03) Australia Role of Vetiver in Controlling Water Quantity and Treating Water Quality: An Overview with Special Reference to Thailand. (363KB 1/29/02) Thailand SEWERAGE TREATMENT, THE USE OF VETIVER, Australia (174 KB, 04/16/04) Australia Soil Erosion Control and Better Water Quality in Farm Ponds in Salt Affected Sandy Areas of Northeast, Thailand (KB618 -10/26/03) Thailand Streamside Buffer Strips Improve Water Quality and Provide Wildlife Habitat Global Studies on the Abilities of Vetiveria zizanioides and Cyperus alternifolius for Pig Farm Wastewater Treatment (KB 45 10/22/03) China The effect of flow impedance on deposition of Cryptosporidium parvum oocysts with or without a vetiver buffer strip. Janet Hussein et al (11/02/08) Australia TOLERANCE OF VETIVER TO TOXIC CHEMICALS Thailand Tolerance to herbicides under selected wetland conditions (3/26/01) Australia TRAITEMENT DES EAUX USÉES DOMESTIQUES TEST SUR LES CAPACITÉS ÉPURATRICES DU VÉTIVER RAPPORT FINAL (49 KB 08/07/02) Senegal Trapping Agrochemicals and Nutrients in Agricultural Lands (3/26/01) Australia Ultrophication Control in Taihu Lake of China China Uptake potential of some heavy metals by vetiver grass. Nualchavee Roongtanakiat and Prapai Chairoj (CP5-13) (KB18) Thailand Use of Vetiver Grass As A Filter In The Process Of Ground Water Recharge Through Open Wells. India Use of Vetiver Grass Wetlands for Sewerage Treatment in Australia (MB 1.3 10/21/03) Australia Vetiver and its use to control effluent from China’s pig farms. (11/20/2000 KB 56) China Vetiver for phytoremediation in thailand Thailand Vetiver grass as an Ideal Phytosymbiont for Glomalian Fungi for Ecological Restoration of Heavy Metal Contaminated Derelict Land (KB 32.2 10/21/03) Australia Vetiver grass as an Ideal Phytosymbiont for Glomalian Fungi for Ecological Restoration of Heavy Metal Contaminated Derelict Land (KB173-10/26/03) Australia Vetiver Grass Research: Primary Management of Wastewater from
Community (KB 3110/22/03)
Thailand Vetiver Grass System for Environmental Protection Global VETIVER GRASS SYSTEM VETIVER GRASS SYSTEM FOR EFFLUENT, LANDFILL FOR EFFLUENT, LANDFILL LEACHATE AND SEEPAGE LEACHATE AND SEEPAGE CONTROL CONTROL (1.3 MB 5/29/01) Global Vetiver Grass System: Potential Applications for Soil and Water Conservation in Northern California (KB32-310/26/03) USA Vetiver grass technology (vgt) as an alternative to mechanical waste water treatment Pacific Vetiver Grass Technology Networking And Its Impact On The Environment by Dick Grimshaw (3/26/01) Global Vetiver Grass Technology. A Tool Against Environmental Degradation and Desertification in Iberia. by Paul Truong (12/24/2000) Mediterranean Vetiver Grass to Rehabilitate City Garbage Leachate by Isotope Techniques (KB 38 10/22/03) Thailand VETIVER GRASS USED IN CONSTRUCTED WETLANDS TO RECOVER WATER FROM WASTEWATER (KB 186 01/26/04) Global VETIVER HEDGEROW FOR ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AND LANDSCAPING - Poster (374Kb 8/22/01) Australia Vetiver in Controlling Water Borne Erosion with Particular Reference to Bangladesh Coastal Region (KB539 -10/26/03) Bangladesh Vetiver in Wetland Research in Australia Australia Vetiver para la fitorremediación en tailandia Thailand Vetiver system ecotechnology for water quality improvement and environmental enhancement. (03/03/04 KB130) Global Vetiver system ecotechnology for water quality improvement and environmental enhancement. (03/03/04 KB130) Global Vetiver System for Land Reclamation (KB23-110/26/03) Australia Vetiver System for Pollution Control- Photo Album (with captions) Global Vetiver System for Pollution Control- Photo Essay Global Vetiver System for Prevention and Treatment of Contanimated Land (04/18/08) Australia VETIVER SYSTEM FOR PREVENTION AND TREATMENT OF POLLUTED WATER AND CONTAMINATED LAND Papers and presentation by Paul Truong
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Global VETIVER SYSTEM FOR WASTEWATER TREATMENT (11/14/01 450KB) Gl;obal Vetiver System for Wetlands - Photo Album (with captions) Global Vetiver Systems for Natural and Constructed Wetlands (12/20/05 KB286) Australia Vetiver Systems for Pollution Control - Hydroponic Systems (12/20/05 KB428) Australia Vetiver Sytsem Environmental Protection (1300 KB 03/19/06) power point Global Vetiver Treating Sewage Effluent in Australia (11/18/08) Australia Vetiver used to mop up seapage from seeping septic tanks. Australia Vetiveria zizanioides vis-à-vis rehabilitation of degraded and contaminated soils: some case studies India Vetiveria zizanioides vis-à-vis rehabilitation of degraded and contaminated soils: some case studies India Wallace Genetic Foundation - TVN/WGF - Research program in Australia - Progress Report. (KB 408 6/26/02) Australia Waste Water Disposal (KB640 Sept 14 2006) Australia Wastewater Treatment and Other Research Initiatives with Vetiver Grass (KB 134 10/22/03) Australia Wastewater Treatment in Eastern Africa using constructed wetlands (10/26/04 KB85) Tanzania Wastwater Treatment in Venezuela (2/16/08) Venezuela Water Quality Improvement in Acid Sulfate Soils, Queensland, Australia (KB 221 10/22/03) Australia Watershed Management to Meet Water Quality Standards by Using the Vetiver System in Southern Guam (8/29/05. KB304) Pacific Wetland Research in Australia Australia
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