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Department of Environmental Science

Dr. Shweta Saraswat

DESIGNATION:Assistant Professor
SPECIALISATION:Bioremediation of industrial wastes
CONTACT NO.:+91-9412828867 (M)

Research Areas/ Areas of Interest

  • Bioremediation of Industrial Wastes

  • Selected Research Publications

    1. Saraswat S and Rai JPN, (2017). Aquatic macrophytes mediated remediation of toxic metals from moderate metal containing industrial effluent. International Journal of Phytoremediation. Accepted.

    2. Saraswat, S. , Tewari, S., and Rai, J.P.N. Impact of brass and electroplating industry effluent on some physico-chemical and biological properties of soil. J. Sci. Indus. Res. 66, 957-962.

    3. Saraswat, S. , and Rai J.P.N. Phytoextraction potential of six plant species grown in multimetal contaminated soil. Chemistry and Ecology 25, 1-11.

    4. Saraswat, S. , and Rai, J. P. N. Heavy metal adsorption from aqueous solution using Eichhornia crassipes dead biomass. International J. Mineral Processing. 94, 203–206.

    5. Saraswat, S. , Rai, and J. P. N. Prospective application of Leucaena leucocephala for phytoextraction of Cd and Zn and nitrogen fixation in metal polluted soils. International J. Phytoremediation. 13, 1–18.

    6. Saraswat S., and Rai, J.P.N. Zn and Cd accumulation and their detoxification in plants: Implications for soil decontamination. Rev. Environ. Sci. Biotechnol. 10, 327-339.