Assessing Health Risk due to Exposure to Arsenic in Drinking Water in Hanam Province, Vietnam

  title={Assessing Health Risk due to Exposure to Arsenic in Drinking Water in Hanam Province, Vietnam},
  author={Tung Bui Huy and Tran Thi Tuyet-Hanh and Richard Bart Johnston and Hung Nguyen-Viet},
  booktitle={International journal of environmental research and public health},
We assessed health risks related to Arsenic (As) in contaminated drinking water in Hanam, applying the Australian Environmental Health Risk Assessment Framework, which promotes stakeholder involvement in risk assessments. As concentrations in 300 tube-well water samples, before and after filtration, were analyzed and the water consumption levels in 150 households were estimated. Skin cancer risk was characterized using Cancer Slope Factor index and lifetime average daily dose with a… CONTINUE READING
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