Preferences help
enabled [disable] Abstract
Number of results
2013 | 15 | 4 | 116-120
Article title

Remediation of heavy metals from soil using quartz sand functionalized with organic amino silanes

Title variants
Languages of publication
The results of the research studies concerning the binding of heavy metals (HMs) by quartz sand functionalized with amino silanes have been described. The studies have been carried out on soils sampled from the areas affected by emissions from Copper Smelter and Refinery. The research aims to increase the food safety in the areas of industrial impact. The presence of polyamine chain in the hybrid materials obtained enables a binding of heavy metals (nickel, copper, cobalt). The best results are observed for the hybrid material having four amine groups (four coordination centers) per molecule. For this material the highest content after two extraction cycles (pH 7.0 and 5.0) is observed for copper (98.2%), but for other ions (nickel, cobalt) it is at least 85% of the initial amount of components available for plants.
Physical description
1 - 12 - 2013
31 - 12 - 2013
  • 1. Meuser, H. (2013). Soil Remediation and Rehabilitation: Treatment of Contaminated and Disturbed Land (Springer, Dordrecht, 2013), ISBN: 978-94-007-5750-9.
  • 2. Siuta, J. & Żukowski, B. (2008). Land degradation and rehabilitation (Environmental Protection Institute, Warsaw).
  • 3. Pendias, H. & Kabata-Pendias, A. (2000). Trace Elements in Soils and Plants, Third Edition (CRC Press, Boca Raton), ISBN: 084931575.
  • 4. Kabata-Pendias, A. (1993). Evaluation of the contamination of soils and plants with heavy metals and sulfur. Framework guidelines for agriculture (in Polish), IUNG, Puławy.
  • 5. Kabata-Pendias, A. & Piotrowska, M. (1995). Assessment criteria of chemical contamination of soils. Heavy metals, sulfur and PAHs, Library of Environmental Monitoring, PIOŚ, IUNG, Warsaw.
  • 6. Maciejewska, A. (2003). The issue of remediation of soils contaminated with heavy metals in the light of the literature.
  • B. Gworek, J. Misiak (Eds.) Circulation of elements in environment, IOŚ, Warsaw, V. II, 539.
  • 7. Rosada, J. (2007). Ecological aspects of utilizing areas infl uenced by copper foundries for cultivation of agricultural plants, Prog. Plant Prot. 47, 119.
  • 8. Ostręga, A. & Uberman, R.c (2010). Reclamation and revitalisation of lands after mining activities: Polish achievements and problems, AGH, J. Min. Geoeng. 34, 445.
  • 9. Rosada, J. & Grzesiak, J. (2009). Distribution of copper, lead and zinc forms in solid phase of soils infl uenced by emission of opper smelter “Głogów”, Prog. Plant Prot. 49, 1155.
  • 10. Maciejewska, A. & Kwiatkowska, J. (2001). The effect of organic matter from brown coal on bioavailability of heavy metals in contaminated soils, Zesz. Probl. Post. Nauk Roln. 480, 281.
  • 11. Maciejewska, A. & Kwiatkowska, J. (2002). Usability of the Preparations from Brown Coal for Post-mining Land Reclamation, Inż. Ochr. Środ., 5, 55.
  • 12. Salt, D.E., Smith, R.D. & Raskin, I. (1998). Phytoremediation, Annu. Rev. Plant Physiol. Plant Mol. Biol., 49, 643.
  • 13. Bert, V., Seuntjens, P., Dejonghe, W., Lacherez, S., Thuy, H.T. & Vandecasteele, B. (2009). Phytoremediation as a management option for contaminated sediments in tidal marshes, fl ood control areas and dredged sediment landfi ll sites, Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res. Int. 16, 745, DOI: 10.1007/s11356-009-0205-6.[WoS][Crossref]
  • 14. Golubev, I.A. (Ed.), Handbook of Phytoremediation (Nova Science Publishers, New York, 2011), ISBN: 978-1-61942-142-4.
  • 15. Brooks, R.R. 1998. Plants that Hyperaccumulate Heavy Metals, CAB International, London.
  • 16. Kucharski, R. & Sas-Nowosielska, A. (2000). The role of soil components in the binding of heavy metals and their capacity to identify, Ochr. Środ. i Zas. Natural. 18, 469.
  • 17. Karczewska, A., Gałka, B., Szopka, K., Kabała, C. & Lewińska, K. (2009). Effect of different dose biodegradable EDDS the collection of copper and other metallic elements of maize of contaminated soils, Ochr. Środ. i Zas. Natural. 41, 550.
  • 18. Evangelou, M.W. (2007). Chelate assisted phytoextraction of heavy metals from soil. Effect, mechanism, toxicity, and fate of chelating agents, Chemosphere 68, 989, DOI: 10.1016/j. chemosphere.2007.01.062.[Crossref][WoS]
  • 19. Luo, C., Shen, Z., Li, X. (2005). Enhanced phytoextraction of Cu, Pb, Zn and Cd with EDTA and EDDS, Chemosphere 59, 1. DOI: 10.1016/j.chemosphere.2004.09.100.[Crossref]
  • 20. Meers, E., Ruttens, A., Hopgood, M.J., Samson, D. & Tack, F.M.G. (2005). Comparison of EDTA and EDDS as potential soil amendments for enhanced phytoextraction of heavy metals, Chemosphere 58, 1011. 10.1016/j.chemosphere. 2004.09.047.
  • 21. Gaworek, B. & Brogowski, Z. (1992). The use of zeolites for treating sludge with heavy metals, Arch. Environ. Prot. 1, 205.
  • 22. Michałowski, M. & Gołaś, J. (2002). Attempts to ecological management of sludge from wastewater treatment plants in Krakow, Inż. Środ. 7/1, 79.
  • 23. Michałowski, M. & Gołaś, J. (2001). The content of heavy metals in the organs of willow as an indicator of its uses in the treatment of sewage sludge, Zesz. Probl. Post. NaukRoln. 477, 411.
  • 24. Gaworek, B. (1992). Infl uence of zeolite on the uptake of cadmium by plants, Arch. Environ. Prot. 3-4, 149.
  • 25. Narkiewicz, U., Pełech, I., Podsiadły, M., Cegłowski, M., Schroeder, G. & Kurczewska, J. (2010). Preparation and characterization of magnetic carbon nanomaterials bearing APTS-silica on their surface, J. Mater. Sci. 45, 1100. DOI: 10.1007/s10853-009-4052-0.[Crossref]
  • 26. Kurczewska, J. & Schroeder, G. (2010). Silica surface modifi ed by aliphatic amines as effective copper complexing agents, Int. J. Mat. Res., 101, 1037. DOI: 10.3139/146.110372.[Crossref]
  • 27. Kurczewska, J. & Schroeder, G. (2010). Synthesis of silica chemically bonded with poly(ethylene oxide) 4-arm, amine terminated for copper cation removal, Water Environ. Res., 82, 2387. 10.2175/106143010X12780288628011.[WoS]
  • 28. Grzesiak, P., Łukaszyk, J., Grobela, M., Motała, R., Schroeder, G. & Kurczewska, J. (2013). The binding of in dustrial deposits of heavy metals and arsenic in the soil by 3-aminopropyltrimethoxysilane, Pol. J. Chem. Techn. - in press.
  • 29. Grzesiak, P., Łukaszyk, J., Grobela, M., Motała, R., Schroeder, G. & Kurczewska, J. (2013). The biniding of heavy metals and arsenic in the soil by [3-(2-aminoethylamino)propyl] trimethoxysilane, Pol. J. Environ. Stud.- in press.
  • 30. Tessier, A., Campbell, P.G. & Bission, M. (1979). Sequential Extraction Procedure for the Speciation of Particulate Trace Metals, Anal. Chem. 51, 844.
Document Type
Publication order reference
YADDA identifier
JavaScript is turned off in your web browser. Turn it on to take full advantage of this site, then refresh the page.