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Administrative data

Endpoint:
biological effects monitoring
Type of information:
experimental study
Adequacy of study:
disregarded due to major methodological deficiencies
Reliability:
3 (not reliable)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Certain plant species are known to be nickel-accumulators. Hybanthus floribundus from Western Australia found to have a plant:soil ratio of 163.  Again, nickel species in soil not given.

Data source

Referenceopen allclose all

Reference Type:
publication
Title:
A nickel-accumulating plant from Western Australia
Author:
Severne BC & Brooks RR.
Year:
1972
Bibliographic source:
Planta (Berl.) 103(1):91-94.
Reference Type:
publication
Title:
Nickel accumulation by Hybanthus floribundus.
Author:
Severne BC.
Year:
1974
Bibliographic source:
Nature (Lond.), 248(5451):807-808.

Materials and methods

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent

Results and discussion

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Executive summary:

STUDY RATED BY AN INDEPENDENT REVIEWER.