Relevant Scientific Papers


ELLILI A, RABIER J., PRUDENT P., SALDUCCI M.-D., HECKENROTH A., LACHAÂL M., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I., 2016, Using or not a potentially invasive plant species for site rehabilitation ? Decision-making criteria for management of both biodiversity and phytoremediation, Journal of Environmental Management, JEMA-D-16-02975 acceptée avec corrections mineures.

MEUNIER J.-D., BARBONI D., ANWAR-UL-HAQ M., HUC R., LEVARD C., CHAURAND L., VIDAL V., GRAUBY O., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I., RABIER J., KELLER C., 2016, Effect of phytoliths for mitigating water stress in wheat (Triticum durum cv Claudio) New Phytologist, doi : 10.1111/nph.14554


HECKENROTH, A., RABIER, J., DUTOIT, T., TORRE, F., PRUDENT, P., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I. 2016, Selection of native plants with phytoremediation potential for highly contaminated Mediterranean soil restoration : tools for a non-destructive and integrative approach, J. Env. Manage., In press.

NEHMTOW J., RABIER J., GIGUEL R., COULOMB B., FARNET A.-M., PERISSOL C., ALARY A., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I. 2016. Evaluation of an integrated constructed wetland to manage pig manure under Mediterranean climate, ESPR, in press


LAFFONT-SCHWOB I., TRIBOIT F., PRUDENT P., SOULIÉ-MÄRSCHE I., RABIER J., DESPRÉAUX M., THIÉRY A. 2015. Trace metal extraction and biomass production by spontaneous vegetation in temporary Mediterranean stormwater highway retention ponds : freshwater macroalgae (Chara spp.) vs. cattails (Typha spp.)" : Ecological Engineering, 81,173–181.

BOUKHRIS A., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I., MEZGHANI I, EL KADRI LEFI, PRUDENT P., PRICOP A., TATONI T., CHAIEB M., 2015. Screening biological traits and fluoride contents of native vegetations in arid environments to select efficiently fluoride-tolerant native plant species for in-situ phytoremediation, Chemosphere, 119, 217-223.

BOUKHRIS A., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I., RABIER J., SALDUCCI M.-D., EL KADRI L., TONETTO A., TATONI T., CHAIEB M. 2015, Changes in mesophyll element distribution and phytometabolite contents involved in fluoride tolerance of the arid gypsum-tolerant plant species Atractylis serratuloides Sieber ex Cass. (Asteraceae), Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 22 (10), 7918-7929, DOI 10.1007/s11356-014-3957-6.

GUITTONNY-PHILIPPE A., MASOTTI V., RABIER J., PETIT M.-E., MALLERET L., COULOMB B., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I. 2015. Biomonitoring of Epilobium hirsutum L. health status to assess water ecotoxicity in constructed wetlands treating mixtures of contaminants, 7, 697-715, Water (open access).

GUITTONNY-PHILIPPE A, MASOTTI V, COMBROUX I., MALLERET L., BOUDENNE J.-L., PETIT M.-E., MONNIER Y., COULOMB B., VIGLIONE J., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I. 2015, Proposal of a new method to assess industrial effluent ecotoxicity reduction by wastewater treatment systems : the Helophyte Development, Ecological Engineering, 77, 180–188.

GUITTONNY-PHILIPPE A., MASOTTI V., CLAEYS-BRUNO M., MALLERET L., COULOMB B., PRUDENT P., HÖHENER P., PETIT M.-E., SERGENT M., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I., 2015, Impact of organic pollutants on metal and As uptake by helophyte species and consequences for constructed wetlands design and management, Water Research, 68, 328-341.

GUITTONNY-PHILIPPE A, PETIT M-E, MASOTTI V, MONNIER Y, MALLERET L, COULOMB B, COMBROUX I, LAFFONT-SCHWOB I . , 2015. Mixtures of organic and/or metallic micropollutants differentially affect growth and development of five Mediterranean wetland macrophytes. Journal of Environmental Management, 147, 108-123.


AFFHOLDER M.-C., PRICOP A.-D., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I., COULOMB B., RABIER J., BORLA A., DEMELAS C., PRUDENT P. 2014. As, Pb, Sb and Zn transfers from soil to root of wild rosemary : do native symbionts matter ? Plant and Soil. 382, 219-236. DOI : 10.1007/s11104-014-2135-4.

GUITTONNY-PHILIPPE A, MASOTTI V, HÖHENER P, BOUDENNE J-L, VIGLIONE J., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I., 2014. Constructed wetlands to reduce metal pollution from industrial catchments in aquatic Mediterranean ecosystems : a meta-analysis to overcome obstacles and suggest potential solutions. Environment International, 64, 1-16.

RABIER J.*, LAFFONT-SCHWOB I.*, PRICOP A., ELLILI A., D’ENJOY-WEINKAMMERER G., SALDUCCI M.D., PRUDENT P., LOTMANI B., TONETTO A., MASOTTI V., 2014. Heavy metal and arsenic resistance of the halophyte Atriplex halimus L. along a gradient of contamination in a French Mediterranean spray-zone, Water, Air and Soil Pollution.


SOULIE-MÄRSCHE I., TRIBOIT F., DESPREAUX M., REY-BOISSEZON A., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I., THIERY A., 2013, Evidence of Chara fibrosa Agardh ex Bruzelius, an alien species in South France, Acta Botanica Gallica, 160 (2). 157-163.

AFFHOLDER MC, PRUDENT P., MASOTTI V., COULOMB B., RABIER J. , NGUYEN-THE B., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I., 2013, Transfer of metals and metalloids from soil to shoots in wild rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis L.) growing on a former lead smelter site : human exposition risk, Science of the Total Environment. 454-455, 219–229.

TESTIATI E., PARINET J., MASSIANI C., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I., RABIER J., PFEIFER H.-R., LENOBLE V., MASOTTI V., PRUDENT P., 2013, Trace metal and metalloid contamination levels in soils and in two native plant species of a former industrial site : evaluation of the phytostabilization potential, Journal of Hazardous Material, 248-249, 131-141.


MASOTTI V., DE JONG L., MOREAU X., RABIER J., LAFFONT-SCHWOB I., THIERY A., 2012, Larvicidal activity of extracts from Artemisia species against Culex pipiens L. mosquito : Comparing endemic vs ubiquist species for effectiveness, CR Biol, 335,19-25.

JUDZENTIENE A., BUDIENE J., GIRCYTE R., MASOTTI, V. LAFFONT-SCHWOB I., 2012, Toxic Activity and Chemical Composition of Lithuanian wormwood (Artemisia absinthium L.) essential oils, Records of Natural Products, 180-183.