phytoremediation

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phy·to·re·me·di·a·tion

 (fī′tō-rĭ-mē′dē-ā′shən)
n.
The planting of trees, grasses, or other vegetation to remove or neutralize contaminants, as in polluted soil or water.

phytoremediation

(ˌfaɪtəʊrɪˌmiːdɪˈeɪʃən)
n
(Botany) another name for bioremediation
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Phytotransformation or phytodegradation refers to using plant roots to uptake, store and destroy the organic pollutants and during rhizofiltration these pollutants are removed from aqueous sources via their plant roots.
Phytodegradation This mechanism, also known as phytotransformation, allows the absorption of contaminants and transforms them into more simple molecules such as C[O.