Phytoremediation—Utilizing Plants’ Natural Abilities to Clean Up Soils

Phytoremediation—Utilizing Plants’ Natural Abilities to Clean Up Soils

Phytoremediation can be a viable, low-risk, cost-effective, and environmentally friendly way for farmers to clean up their soils. It utilizes the natural ability of certain plants to extract contaminants from soils and groundwater and convert them to less harmful or completely harmless forms.