Arsenic (As) contamination: A major risk factor in Xinjiang Uyghur autonomous region of China.

Abstract

Xinjiang province is one of the unhealthiest region in China due to natural as well as man-made activities. Here soil and water having high concentration of multi-metals especially arsenic content in the soil and water is a major threat to the peoples which suffers regularly from arsenic contamination therefore multiple diseases and illness is the common phenomenon. Therefore this area urgently needed a comprehensive assessment by governmental and nongovernmental organization to cope up with this problem and find a miracle solution which can remediate soil and water quality. There peoples suffers much for the above mentioned reason.

DOI: 10.1016/j.envpol.2015.05.005

Cite this paper

@article{Karn2015ArsenicC, title={Arsenic (As) contamination: A major risk factor in Xinjiang Uyghur autonomous region of China.}, author={Santosh Kumar Karn}, journal={Environmental pollution}, year={2015}, volume={207}, pages={434-5} }