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Main Analytical Techniques Used for Elemental Analysis …

arsenic in food samples consumed in Slovakia, such as sea fish, rice, and yeast. Mean concentrations were 0.039, 0.036, and 0.075 ppm, respectively [25]. Arsenic was detected in sixty samples of natural medicinal products available in the East Coast region of Malaysia using HGAAS. Twenty-six samples contained as

The effect of soil on human health: an overview

Gardner D, Weindorf DC, Flynn M. Presence of chromium, copper, and arsenic in schoolyard soils. Soil Horizons. 2013; 54 doi: 10.2136/sh12-12-0032. [Google Scholar] Green H, Broun P, Cakmak I, Condon L, Fedoroff N, Gonzalez-Valero J, et al. Planting seeds for the future of food. Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture.

Geology and Geotectonic Setting of the Basement …

2018-9-25 · Precambrian Geology of Nigeria including the Southwestern Nigerian basement complex. The Eburnean event is marked by the emplacement of the Ibadan granite gneiss in Southwestern Nigeria which has been dated 2500±200Ma (Rahaman 1988) and a pink granite gneiss at Ile-Ife Southwestern Nigeria dated 1875Ma using U-Pb on Zircon. Thus

Locations of Deposits

2012-12-11 · While primarily enriched with phosphorus, these deposits contain trace amounts of toxic elements like arsenic and selenium, which can be harmful to humans and animals (Hein, 2004). The top four phosphorus producers are the …

World Mining Data

2019-5-7 · World Mining Data 2019 5 Preface Raw materials are the lifeblood of the economy. The sufficient supply of mineral raw materials under fair market conditions is an

Agriculture Development, Pesticide Application and Its ...

2021-1-27 · 1. Introduction. The group of substances known as pesticides pertains to substances used as insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, rodenticides, molluscicides, and nematicides [] is generally accepted that pesticides play an important role in agricultural development because they can reduce the losses of agricultural products and improve the affordable yield and quality of …

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%, Nigeria 77 %, Hong Kong 45 %, Republic of Korea 28 %, Malaysia 41 %, Philippines 50 %, and Taiwan 37 %. The reason given by 61 % of the respondents to …

Arsenic Environmental Contamination Status in South Asia ...

2019-8-9 · Arsenic contamination of groundwater is a global issue especially in the flood plain regions of Asia. Environmental contamination in soil plant systems with As poses severe human and environmental health risk, thereby affecting globally thousands of people with As toxicosis.

Arsenic is driving me nuts

2004-12-31 · The arsenic contents were reported in J. Agric. Food Chem. 2004, 52, 1458. The main species found in the oil extracts were As (III) and As (V), the toxic forms, but their levels were relatively low (0.7-12.7 and 0.5-4.3 ng/g, respectively), on a par with those found in other plants. The amounts of As (III) tended to be higher in non-processed ...

Arsenic in Rice: A Cause for Concern : Journal of ...

2014-5-13 · ARSENIC IN RICE. The arsenic content of raw rice varies from 0.1 to 0.4 mg of inorganic arsenic/kg of dry mass (2,4,5,12,19,20). Rice has a much higher arsenic level than that in other grains such as wheat and barley, for which the reported total arsenic content is 0.03 to 0.08 mg/kg (21).

Heavy Metals Regulations in the European Union: An …

2020-9-4 · Arsenic However, for jewelry products like bracelets, necklaces, watches, and rings, the concentration of lead should not be greater than 0.05 % by weight . Below we list some of the most common heavy metals regulated by REACH, which might be found in medical devices, jewelry, textiles, cosmetics, electronics, food contact products, and other ...

Changes in the chemical speciation of arsenic following ...

The concentrations of four chemical species of arsenic in urine were observed with time, after ingestion of three different chemical species of arsenic. The arsenic-rich substances ingested, including arsenite-rich wine, arsenate-rich drinking water, and crab meat which contained organo-arsenic compounds. After ingestion of arsenite-rich wine, approximately 10% of the arsenic …

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2019-7-31 · Makurdi 970001, Nigeria 2Research Laboratory, GeoEnvironmental & Climate Change Adaptation Research Centre, University of Benin, Benin City 300283, Nigeria Correspondence should be addressed to Raymond A. Wuana, [email protected] Received 19 July2011; Accepted 23 August 2011 Academic Editors: B. Montuelleand A. D. Steinman

Water Supply and Health

2010-11-9 · Fewtrell L, Fuge R, Kay D (2005) An estimation of the global burden of disease due to skin lesions caused by arsenic in drinking water. J Water Health 3: 101–107. View Article Google Scholar 31. Grey D, Sadoff C (2007) Sink or swim? Watersecurity for growth and development. Water Policy 9: 545–571.

Recent Articles

Arsenic and toxic metals in meat and fish consumed in Niger delta, Nigeria: Employing the margin of exposure approach in human health risk assessment. Esther Amaka Okoye, Beatrice Bocca and 5 more January 30, 2022.

Environmental Pollution | Emerging contaminants, …

2021-8-19 · Arsenic contamination in abandoned and active gold mine spoils in Ghana: Geochemical fractionation, speciation, and assessment of the potential human health risk Albert Kobina Mensah, Bernd Marschner, Sabry M. Shaheen, Jianxu Wang, ...

SGS | Enabling a better, safer and more interconnected world

23 February 2021. Oil & Gas. SGS is excited to announce that it has recently invested in Gas Chromatography Mass Spectrometry (GCMS) equipment at its Fujairah laboratory to assist clients when looking at chemical waste contamination in fuels. View all news.

Absorption, Distribution, Metabolism, and Excretion (ADME)

The need to design low-cost adsorbents for the detoxification of industrial effluents has been a growing concern for most environmental researchers. So modelling of experimental data from adsorption processes is a very important means of predicting the mechanisms of various adsorption systems. Therefore, this paper presents an overall review of the applications of …

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Provision of folic acid for reducing arsenic toxicity in ...

Main results: We included two RCTs with 822 adults exposed to arsenic-contaminated drinking water in Bangladesh. The RCTs compared 400 µg/d (FA400) or 800 µg/d (FA800) folic acid supplements, given for 12 or 24 weeks, with placebo. One RCT, a multi-armed trial, compared FA400 plus creatine (3 g/d) to creatine alone.

Sources and Consequences of Groundwater Contamination

Groundwater contamination is a global problem that has a significant impact on human health and ecological services. Studies reported in this special issue focus on contaminants in groundwater of geogenic and anthropogenic origin distributed over a wide geographic range, with contributions from researchers studying groundwater contamination in India, China, Pakistan, Turkey, …

HEAVY METAL POLLUTION IN DIFFERENT …

3.0 CASE STUDIES FROM NIGERIA ¾Studies conductedexist on the occurrence, exposure sources and distribution of metals in Nigeria in all the environmental matrices (water, sediment, fauna and flora and air) but with more emphasis on water and sediment (Aloet.al., 2004, 2005, 2006) and suggestions on how to prevent exposure were reported.

Overview of Arsenic Distribution in some Part of Biu ...

2013-11-30 · Overexposure to arsenic can cause various diseases such as cancer of (skin, lung, bladder, and kidney), hair loss and nails deformity. These diseases are common among adults, youth and children in some rural communities in Biu Volcanic Province North-Eastern Nigeria. This is what motivated the Authors to investigate the concentration of arsenic in surface and …

Arsenic and toxic metals in meat and fish consumed in ...

Arsenic and toxic metals in meat and fish consumed in Niger delta, Nigeria: Employing the margin of exposure approach in human health risk assessment. Author links open overlay panel Esther Amaka Okoye a Beatrice Bocca b Flavia Ruggieri b Anthonett N. Ezejiofor c d Ify L. Nwaogazie a Chiara Frazzoli e Orish E. Orisakwe c d.