Influence of untreated and bacterial-treated Yamuna water on the plant growth of Zea mays L.

  • P Saini
  • A Kumar
  • J.N Shrivastava
Keywords: Bioremediation, bacterial consortium, germination percentage, plant growth, Zea mays.


In present study an attempt has been made to study the pollution level of river Yamuna at Agra, by analyzing the physico-chemical parameters of untreated and bacterial-treated water and its effect on the growth of maize plant. Among different concentrations (25, 50, 75 and 100%) of treated water, the 100% concentration of treated water sample showed good effect on the plant growth over untreated sample and control.


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