Determination of arsenic and mercury level in scalp hair from a selected population in Penang , Malaysia using XRF technique

@inproceedings{Aldroobi2013DeterminationOA,
  title={Determination of arsenic and mercury level in scalp hair from a selected population in Penang , Malaysia using XRF technique},
  author={Khalid Saleh Ali Aldroobi and Ahmad Shukri and Sabar Bin Bauk and Eid Mahmoud Abdel Munem and Ali. M. A. Abuarra},
  year={2013}
}
  • Khalid Saleh Ali Aldroobi, Ahmad Shukri, +2 authors Ali. M. A. Abuarra
  • Published 2013
As with many cities all over the world with active industrial developments, the city of Penang in Malaysia has also the potential of being exposed to industrial pollution. Such exposure would certainly have a detrimental impact on the environment and the people. The determination of trace elemental levels in hair which is well known as a method for environmental exposure monitoring, evaluation of heavy metal poisoning, assessment of nutrient levels and disease diagnoses. In this study, it is… CONTINUE READING