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Purification function of short rotation willow coppice, summary of experimental results

The article shows the summary results of a research project conducted in Sweden that shows the mutual benefits on water purification and biomass production of a short-rotation willow coppice be used for tertiary filtering treatment of balanced municipal or industrial effluents. AILE–Wilwater project LIFE04 ENV/FR/320.
Type of Case
Printed publication (book, sourcebook, journal article…)
Publisher
AILE–Wilwater project LIFE04 ENV/FR/320
Region
Europe
Biome
Boreal, Temperate
Forest Type
Planted forest
Primary Designated Function
Production