View Full Version : How Mushrooms Can Clean Up Radioactive Contamination - An 8 Step Plan

05-26-2012, 12:17 AM
For those interested an essay here: http://www.permaculture.co.uk/articles/how-mushrooms-can-clean-radioactive-contamination-8-step-plan


Dendritic Xylem
05-26-2012, 09:37 AM
I knew about mycoremediation of oil contaminated soils....but radioactivity?!?!

Seriously, fungi is phenomenal. I love listening to Paul Stamets lecture.

The only problem I see is that the hazmat people will have a short window of opportunity to harvest the mushrooms before they sporulate. The spores could carry radioactivity long distances.