The influence of extensive vegetated roofs on runoff water pollution loads

J. Czemiel Berndtsson & L. Bengtsson
The influence of extensive sedum-moss vegetated roofs on runoff water pollution loads was studied for four full scale installations located in southern Sweden. The aim of the study was to ascertain whether the vegetated roof behaves as a sink or a source of pollutants on annual basis. The pollution loads from vegetated roofs was also compared with the pollution loads from two non-vegetated roofs located in the study areas. The annual pollution loads were calculated...

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The influence of extensive vegetated roofs on runoff water pollution loads

J. Czemiel Berndtsson & L. Bengtsson
The influence of extensive sedum-moss vegetated roofs on runoff water pollution loads was studied for four full scale installations located in southern Sweden. The aim of the study was to ascertain whether the vegetated roof behaves as a sink or a source of pollutants on annual basis. The pollution loads from vegetated roofs was also compared with the pollution loads from two non-vegetated roofs located in the study areas. The annual pollution loads were calculated...

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