Aquatic selenium pollution is a global environmental safety issue.

@article{Lemly2004AquaticSP,
  title={Aquatic selenium pollution is a global environmental safety issue.},
  author={A. Dennis Lemly},
  journal={Ecotoxicology and environmental safety},
  year={2004},
  volume={59 1},
  pages={44-56}
}
Selenium pollution is a worldwide phenomenon and is associated with a broad spectrum of human activities, ranging from the most basic agricultural practices to the most high-tech industrial processes. Consequently, selenium contamination of aquatic habitats can take place in urban, suburban, and rural settings alike--from mountains to plains, from deserts to rainforests, and from the Arctic to the tropics. Human activities that increase waterborne concentrations of selenium are on the rise and… CONTINUE READING