Volume 21 (2023)
Volume 20 (2022-2023)
Volume 19 (2021-2022)
Volume 18 (2020-2021)
Volume 17 (2019-2020)
Volume 16 (2018-2019)
Volume 15 (2017-2018)
Volume 14 (2016-2017)
Volume 13 (2015-2016)
Volume 12 (2014-2015)
Volume 11 (2013-2014)
Volume 10 (2012-2013)
Volume 9 (2011-2012)
Volume 8 (2010-2011)
Volume 7 (2009-2010)
Volume 6 (2008-2009)
Volume 5 (2007-2008)
Volume 4 (2006-2007)
Volume 3 (2005-2006)
Volume 2 (2004-2005)
Volume 1 (2003-2004)
Assessment of Cutting and Drilling Mud Heavy Metals and Organic Matter Contamination Using Limit Learning Regression Algorithm Technique of Artificial Intelligence in one of the Oil Fields of Southern Iran

Saeid Ahadi; َAndisheh Alimoradi; Hamid Sarkheil; Mahyar Kalhor Mohammadi; Mahdi Fathi

Volume 21, Issue 1 , April 2023, , Pages 163-180


  Introduction: The process of extraction and exploitation of oil and gas resources requires the cycle of production, sending, and recycling of drilling mud or drilling fluid, so achieving the right combination of drilling mud and its recycling is an essential and fundamental matter in the industrial oil ...  Read More

Evaluation of Toxicity Potential and Spatial Distribution of Ecological Risk of Heavy Metals in Surface Sediments of Anzali International Wetland Using GIS

Zhaleh Amini; Reza Anvaripour; masoud Hatami-manesh; Jaber Aazami

Volume 20, Issue 4 , January 2023, , Pages 163-182


  Introduction; Due to the potential toxicity and ecological risk of heavy metals in aquatic ecosystems, measuring and evaluating their concentration in different parts of aquatic environments is very necessary. Therefore, the present study measures the concentrations of Cd, Cr, Pb, Ni, As and Zn and evaluates ...  Read More

Adsorption of Lead (Pb) from Landfill Leachate onto Pruning Residues Biochar

Maryam Rabiee Abyaneh; Gholamreza Nabi Bidhendi; Ali Daryabeigi Zand

Volume 20, Issue 4 , January 2023, , Pages 183-204


  Introduction: Landfill leachate is a highly toxic and hazardous form of wastewater due to its complex composition characteristics. Effective removal of heavy metals from landfill leachate is of great concern due to the fact that toxic metals can seriously threaten the food chain, and therefore the human ...  Read More

Evaluation of several digestion methods in the extraction of heavy elements from different organic sources

Parisa Mashayekhi; Hosein Sharifi

Volume 20, Issue 3 , October 2022, , Pages 17-34


   Introduction: In recent years, the increased water, soil, and environmental degradation, due to the excessive use of chemicals, has encouraged researchers into organic farming. Despite all the positive effects associated with the consumption of sewage sludge and municipal compost on the soil physical ...  Read More

Investigation of the concentration and health effects of heavy metals released from the industrial units of Naji Industrial Town

Kimia Fotovvat; Leila Khazini; Yousefali Abedini; Mohammadreza Yousefi

Volume 20, Issue 3 , October 2022, , Pages 87-104


  Introduction: Today, with the expansion of the activity of industrial units, the concentration of pollutants in the air has increased and humans are exposed to them through inhalation, ingestion, and dermal absorption. Among all pollutants, heavy metals have received a great deal of attention from environmentalists ...  Read More

Purification of some industrial waste water contaminants entering the Caspian Sea basin using vetiver plant

Sahebeh Hajipour; Morteza Mohammadi Deylamani; Mohadeseh Momen Zadeh; Mansour Afshar Mohammadian

Volume 20, Issue 3 , October 2022, , Pages 191-210


  Introduction: plant remediation is cost-effective and environmentally friendly, in which the plant uses its natural abilities to restore the environment. Plants used for phytoremediation must have the ability to accumulate large amounts of metal pollutants without causing toxicity in them. Today, with ...  Read More

Investigation of heavy metals and petroleum hydrocarbons pollution source in agricultural lands in the south of Tehran

Maliheh Jamali; Javad Bayat; Seyed Mohammad Reza Talakesh; Seyed Hossein Hashemi

Volume 20, Issue 3 , October 2022, , Pages 251-264


  Introduction: As a result of human development and population growth, there is a corresponding need for essential resources for humans. Industrial and agricultural activities have greatly polluted most agricultural lands. Petroleum compounds and heavy metals, both are common pollutants of soils that ...  Read More

Bioavailability of heavy metals in the soil of Doustbaglu region (Meshginshahr) and determining toxic species by sequential extraction and Visual Minteq software

Kamal Siahcheshm; Mahnaz Mohammadi; Saied Mohammad Sorouraddin

Volume 20, Issue 1 , April 2022, , Pages 41-56


  Introduction: Oxidation of sulfide mineralized zones during the weathering processes is intensified by biological and chemical reactions and the resulting Acid Mine Drainage (AMD) causes the release and mobility of toxic and heavy metals from the parent rock and their concentration in soil or water. ...  Read More

Source identification and ecological risk assessment of some heavy metals in surface soils collected from the vicinity of Arad-Kouh processing and disposal complex, Tehran, Iran

Seyedeh Maryam Mohammadi; Bahareh Lorestani; Soheil Sobhan Ardakani; Mehrdad Cheraghi; Lima Tayebi

Volume 19, Issue 3 , October 2021, , Pages 1-22


  Introduction: Heavy metals are the common pollutants of soils, which pose a potential threat to the public and particularly children's health. Therefore, this study was conducted to assess the source identification and potential ecological risk of Fe, Zn, Pb, Cd, Cr, and Ni in surface soils collected ...  Read More

Investigating the effect of drilling mud-cutting on the contamination level of heavy metals and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (case study: Well B of Azadegan South Oil Field)

Hamid Sarkheil; Meisam Fathi Nooran; Mojtaba Kalhor; Yousef Azimi; Mohammad Talaeian Araghi

Volume 19, Issue 2 , July 2021, , Pages 111-126


  Introduction: The process of extracting and exploiting oil and gas resources requires a cycle of production, delivery, and recycling of drilling mud or drilling fluid to achieve the right composition of drilling mud and recycling it as a fundamental issue in the oil industry and also, the environment. ...  Read More

Evaluation of quantitative changes, pollution indexes and distribution of heavy metals Pb and Cd in the dust falling (case study: Zahedan city)

Sara Abdollahi; HamidReza Azimzadeh; MohammadReza Ekhtesasi; Asghar Mosleh-Arani

Volume 19, Issue 1 , April 2021, , Pages 1-18


  Introduction: Dust is one of the phenomena of atmospheric and natural disasters that poses adverse environmental effects and impacts. Due to the wide distribution of dust, this phenomenon can also change the soil and its biology trends. Typically, dust particles have a diameter of less than 100 microns, ...  Read More

Environmental ecotoxicology of heavy metals contaminants in the Dostbagloo alteration area, Ardabil province

Mahnaz Mohammadi; Kamal Siahcheshm; Saeed Mohammad Sorouraddin

Volume 18, Issue 4 , January 2021, , Pages 41-54


  Introduction: Oxidation of sulfide-mineralized zones during weathering, intensifies by the biological and chemical reactions and the released acidic mine drainage (AMD) mobilizes toxic and heavy elements from the parent rock and concentrates them in soil or water environment. The village of Doustbaglu ...  Read More

Study of cadmium contamination and its effects on some physiological and nutritional factors on alfalfa plants

keyvan Aghaei; Mona Bouryaei; Abasali Zamani

Volume 18, Issue 4 , January 2021, , Pages 109-124


  Introduction: Alfalfa is the most important forage plant in Iran as well as Zanjan province in which it is cultivated in soils contaminated by heavy metals like cadmium(Cd). Infected leaves of these plants can threaten the health of animals and ultimately human. Heavy metals are also among the most important ...  Read More

Assessment of heavy metals in Tehran's airborne particulate matters (PM4) and their associated health risk

Sohrab Mazloomi; Abbas Esmaeili Sari; Nader Bahramifar

Volume 18, Issue 1 , April 2020, , Pages 1-16


  Introduction: Particulate matters are one of the most important air pollutants in Tehran and very dangerous for human health according to the epidemiological studies. The ambient particles contain heavy metals, some of which are toxic and carcinogenic components. Therefore, in this study, the content ...  Read More

Environmental impacts of Gachsaran formation in Maydavood plain, East of Khuzestan province

Mohammad Mohammadian; Gholam Reza Lashkaripour; Naser Hafezi Moghadas Hafezi Moghadas; Mohammad Ghafoori

Volume 17, Issue 1 , April 2019, , Pages 57-72


  Introduction: At present, the increase in the Earth's population has led to an increase in consumption, and an abnormal harvest of water and soil resources.MaydavoodPlain is a very fertile plain with rich water resources in the east of Khuzestan Province.In recent years, water contamination and sinkholehazards ...  Read More

How healthy are urban horticultural crops? A study of the accumulation of heavy metals in vegetables grown in Tehran

Reyhaneh Sadat Ghazi Marashi; Omid Noori; Reza Deihimfard; Amir Salemi

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, , Pages 113-124

  Introduction: Urbanization and population growth, in addition to its rapid development across the world, has caused a major demand for the food security and the self-sufficiency in terms of food production in many cities. According to the aforementioned circumstances, the activities in the basis of ...  Read More

Study of heavy metal concentrations in shale deposits of Irankouh Mine (Southwest of Isfahan)

Hamidreza Pakzad; Hashem Bagheri; Farzaneh Teymouri

Volume 15, Issue 4 , January 2018, , Pages 125-140

  Introduction: Irankuh Pb-Zn mine is located in 20 km SW of Isfahan in the Zayandehrud river drainage basin. Shale and carbonate are host rocks of the ore deposits. High concentration of Pb and Zn formed ore complex in these rocks. Weathering and erosion of the host rocks of ore deposits, waste water ...  Read More

Sodium nitroprusside elevation of the zinc phytoremediation potential in safflower roots

Shahram Namdjoyan; Hossein Kermanian; Ali Abolhasani Soorki; Sedigheh Modarres Tabatabaei; Nazli Elyasi

Volume 15, Issue 3 , October 2017, , Pages 109-122

  Introduction: It was shown that the use of signaling molecules like nitric oxide donor sodium nitroprusside (SNP) can elevate phytoremediation potential of some plant species. The aim of the study is to reveal the effect of SNP on the enhancement of the phytoremediation potential and physiological responses ...  Read More

Estimates of heavy metals pollution in parishan wetland sediments using pollution indices

Heeva Elmizadeh; Saeid Farhadi; Maryam Razmi

Volume 15, Issue 1 , April 2017, , Pages 61-76

  Introduction: Parishan wetland is one of the most valuable and ecologically important ecosystems in the world which has completely dried up in recent years due to successive droughts (Dehghani, 2007). Considering that heavy metals are among the most important pollutants of the environment, their survival ...  Read More

Evaluation of Amount of Concentration and Contamination Levels of Heavy Metals Among Dust-Fall Particles in Sanandaj, khorramabad and Andimeshk

Mahdi Rajabi; Milad Biranvand

Volume 13, Issue 4 , January 2016, , Pages 9-16

  Dust storms often occur in arid and semiarid regions of the world and carry a huge quantity of materials; hence, they are recognized as one of the most important environmental issues on regional and international scales. This study aimed to evaluate the heavy metal content of dust-fall particles in the ...  Read More

Kinetics Fractionation of Heavy Metals Release From Clayey Sediments Using Leaching Column

Hamed Arfania; Farrokh Asadzadeh

Volume 13, Issue 3 , October 2015, , Pages 1-10

  The kinetics of release of heavy metal ions zinc, lead, nickel, copper and cadmium from the depth of 0 to 10 cm of downstream river sediment located in Hamedan Province, polluted with nitrate salt of these metals, were studied using the leaching column method. The rate of desorption of heavy metals from ...  Read More

The Effect of Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi on Growth and Yield of Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis L.) Under Lead and Cadmium Stress

Leila Tabrizi; Siavash Mohammadi; Mojtaba Delshad; Babak Moteshare Zadeh

Volume 13, Issue 2 , July 2015, , Pages 37-48

  Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis L., Lamiaceae) is a perennial medicinal plant used in pharmaceutical, cosmetic, food, and beverage industries. In order to study growth and yield of this plant in symbiosis with arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi under Pb and Cd stress, a twofactored pot experiment was carried ...  Read More

Determination of the Accumulation of Heavy Metals in Avicennia Marina from Bardestan Estuary, Bushehr Province, with an Emphasis on the Enrichment Coefficient

Mitra Cheraghi; Alireza Safahieh; Ali Dadolahi Sohrab; Kamal Ghanemi; Abdol Majid Doraghi

Volume 11, Issue 4 , January 2014

  A. marina from aquatic plants is widely distributed throughout Bardestan estuary (Bushehr, Iran). This study examined the uptake of some metals by A. marina and their translocation from the roots to other parts of the plant.For this purpose, samples of sediment, and mangrove roots and leaves were taken ...  Read More

Biosorption of Lead and Cadmium by Vatercress (Nasturtium officinale) and Pennyroyal (Menthapulegium) in Hydroponic Conditions

Mahmood Khoramivafa; Zahra Ahmadpour; Saeede Jalali Honarmand; Kianoush Choghamirza; Masoomeh Khanahmadi

Volume 11, Issue 3 , October 2013

  Two RCD factorial experiments were carried out to evaluate the ability of two aquatic plants including watercress and pennyroyal to biosorption of lead and cadmium from polluted water in hydroponic conditions. First factor was plant species (watercress and pennyroyal) and second factor was consist of ...  Read More

Evaluation of the Contamination Level of Heavy Metals in Dust-Fall Particles in Western Iran Using Geo-Accumulation Index

Reza Bashiri Khuzestani; Bubak Souri

Volume 11, Issue 2 , July 2013

  Emission of dust-fall particles in western Iran has been considered as one of the most important environmental issues in recent years. Additionally, presence of heavy metal in these particles due to their toxicity and health problems has been an issue of interest by researches. Therefore evaluation of ...  Read More