Phytoavailable content of metals in soils from copper mine tailings (Touro mine, Galicia, Spain)
Review articleOpen access
2014/12/01 Full-length article DOI: 10.1016/j.gexplo.2014.07.001
Journal: Journal of Geochemical Exploration
Highlights•The amount extracted with CaCl2 best predicts the phytoavailability of metals.•The translocation factor is > 1 for all plant species except for F. rubra.•The bioconcentration factor is > 1 for all metals except for Cu in some cases.•All selected plant species are accumulators of Mn and Ni but not of Cu and Zn.
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