POLLUTION - EFFLUENT CONTROL (WATER QUALITY IMPROVEMENT)

"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
Presentation: English
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
Text: English Spanish Portuguese Presentation: English
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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