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- Rahman, M. Safiur; Hossain, M. Belal; Babu, S.M. Omar Faruque; Rahman, Moshiur; Ahmed, A.S. Shafiuddin; Jolly, Y.N.; Choudhury, T.R.; Begum, B.A.; Kabir, J.; Akter, S.
- Marine pollution bulletin 2019 v.141 pp. 137-146
- arsenic; bioaccumulation factor; chromium; copper; heavy metals; iron; lead; mangroves (trees); phytoremediation; risk factors; rubidium; sediments; strontium; water pollution; zinc; zirconium; Bangladesh
- ... Samples for sediment and two species of native mangrove plants were collected from seven sampling sites for assessing the level of metal contamination. Results of the studied metals displayed the order of pollution as Fe > Ti > Zr > Rb > Zn > Sr > Pb > Y > Cu > Cr > As accordingly. Geoaccumulation index and contamination factor revealed that the sediment samples were unpolluted to moderately pollu ...