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Main Title Alleviation of Lake Pollution by Utilization of Aquatic Plants for Nutritional, Medicinal or Industrial Purposes.
Author Stab, E. J. ;
CORP Author Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Dept. of Pharmacognosy.
Year Published 1973
Report Number OWRR-A-025-Minn.; A-025-Minn(6),,; 14764
Stock Number PB-223 963
Additional Subjects ( Aquatic plants ; Medicinal plants) ; ( Minnesota ; Medicinal plants) ; Chemical analysis ; Toxicity ; Nutrients ; Antineoplastic agents ; Antibiotics ;
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB-223 963 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/23/1988
Collation 37p
The aquatic plants in Minnesota have been surveyed medicinally for chemical compounds such as alkaloids, flavonoids, tannins, saponins, steroids and lipids which might be useful in medicine. Examination of chemical constitutents was accomplished on the following plants collected from various lakes in Minnesota: Anacharis canadensis, Calla Polustris, Carex lacustris, Ceratophyllum demersum, Chara vulgaris, Eleocharis smallii, Lemna minor, Myriophyllum exalbescens, Nuphar variegatum, Nymphaea tuberosa, Potamogeton amplifolius, P. natans, P. pectinatus, P. richardsonu, P. zosteriformis, Sagittaria cuneata, S. latifolia, Sparganium eurycarpum, S. fluctuans, Typha angustifolia, Vallisneria americana, and Zizania aquetica. (Modified author abstract) Portions of this document are not fully legible.