maggiekb at June 18th, 2014 12:55 — #1
disarticulate at June 18th, 2014 13:05 — #2
The speed of growth, and the limited eco-system required, tends to prevent these specific species from widely being used.
But I'm sure they're working on it, as mentioned.
marya at June 19th, 2014 09:21 — #3
Wouldn't one of those plants be Rice, hence the arsenic problem?
disarticulate at June 19th, 2014 15:57 — #4
I don't think it's whats under consideration, just the abstract here:
Suggests that the issue with rice is it's general biome encourages dissolution of arsenic:
The uptake of arsenic compounds in rice comes mainly from its interaction with system soil/water in the reducing conditions typical of paddy fields
maggiekb at June 23rd, 2014 12:55 — #5
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