Arsenic Accumulation in Rice (Oryza sativa L.) Varieties of Bangladesh: A Glass House Study

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dc.contributor.author Rahman, MA
dc.contributor.author Hasegawa, H
dc.contributor.author Rahman, MA
dc.contributor.author Islam, MN
dc.contributor.author Miah, MA
dc.contributor.author Tasmin, A
dc.date.accessioned 2012-02-02T06:18:01Z
dc.date.issued 2007-01
dc.identifier.citation Water, Air, and Soil Pollution, 2007, 185 (1), pp. 53 - 61
dc.identifier.issn 0049-6979
dc.identifier.other C1UNSUBMIT en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/14745
dc.description.abstract A glass house study was conducted to investigate the accumulation of arsenic in tissues of five widely cultivated rice (Oryza sativa L.) varieties of Bangladesh namely BRRI dhan 28, BRRI dhan 29, BRRI dhan 35, BRRI dhan 36, BRRI hybrid dhan 1. Arsenic concentrations were measured in straw, husk and brown and polish rice grain to see the differential accumulation of arsenic among the rice varieties. The results showed that the concentrations of arsenic in different parts of all rice varieties increased significantly (p?<?0.05) with the increase of its concentrations in soil. The rice varieties did not showed significant differences in arsenic accumulation in straw, husk, brown and polish grain when the concentrations of arsenic in soil was low. However, at higher concentrations of arsenic in soil, different rice varieties showed significant differences in the accumulations of arsenic in straw, husk and grain. Significantly higher concentrations of arsenic in straw and husk of rice were observed in BRRI hybrid dhan 1 compared to those of other verities.
dc.publisher Springer
dc.relation.hasversion Accepted manuscript version en_US
dc.relation.isbasedon 10.1007/s11270-007-9425-x
dc.title Arsenic Accumulation in Rice (Oryza sativa L.) Varieties of Bangladesh: A Glass House Study
dc.type Journal Article
dc.parent Water, Air, and Soil Pollution
dc.journal.volume 1
dc.journal.volume 185
dc.journal.number 1 en_US
dc.publocation Netherlands en_US
dc.publocation Los Alamitos, CA
dc.identifier.startpage 53 en_US
dc.identifier.endpage 61 en_US
dc.cauo.name SCI.Faculty of Science en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.conference International Conference on Information Visualisation
dc.for 050304 Soil Chemistry (Excl. Carbon Sequestration Science)
dc.for 0502 Environmental Science and Management
dc.for 039901 Environmental Chemistry (Incl. Atmospheric Chemistry)
dc.personcode 112851
dc.percentage 40 en_US
dc.classification.name Soil Chemistry (excl. Carbon Sequestration Science) en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
dc.custom en_US
dc.date.activity en_US
dc.date.activity 2011-07-13
dc.location.activity en_US
dc.location.activity London, United Kingdom
dc.description.keywords Arsenic - Accumulation - Translocation - Rice (Oryza sativa L.) variety - Rice grain - Bangladesh
pubs.embargo.period Not known
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Faculty of Science
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Strength - Environmental Science
utslib.copyright.status Open Access
utslib.copyright.date 2015-04-15 12:23:47.074767+10
pubs.consider-herdc false
utslib.collection.history School of the Environment (ID: 344)
utslib.collection.history General (ID: 2)


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