Heavy Metal Pollution in a Soil-Rice System in the Yangtze River Region of China


Heavy metals are regarded as toxic trace elements in the environment. Heavy metal pollution in soil or rice grains is of increasing concern. In this study, 101 pairs of soil and rice samples were collected from the major rice-producing areas along the Yangtze River in China. The soil properties and heavy metal (i.e., Cd, Hg, Pb and Cr) concentrations in the… (More)
DOI: 10.3390/ijerph13010063


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