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Table 1 Initial (t = 0) and final (t = 96 h) concentrations of fluoride in solution for experiments with each species of green algae (pH = 7.0; detection limit of the selective electrode: 0.02 mg L -1 (1 μM); quantification limit of the selective electrode: 0.05 mg L -1 (2.6 μM))

From: Uptake and sorption of aluminium and fluoride by four green algal species

Treatment F Initial [F] (mg L-1) Final [F] (mg L-1)
C. reinhardtii 7.2 ± 0.2 6.7 ± 0.2
P. subcapitata 6.95 ± 0.02 7.1 ± 0.3
C. vulgaris 7.3 ± 0.2 7.36 ± 0.03
S. obliquus 7.4 ± 0.1 7.7 ± 0.1
Treatment Al + F Initial [F] (mg L -1 ) Final [F] (mg L -1 )
C. reinhardtii 7.1 ± 0.3 6.6 ± 0.2
P. subcapitata 7.2 ± 0.2 7.2 ± 0.3
C. vulgaris 7.1 ± 0.3 7.3 ± 0.1
S. obliquus 7.4 ± 0.3 7.9 ± 0.4