Risk Assessment of Heavy Metal Toxicity through Contaminated Vegetables from Waste Water Irrigated Area of Rewa ( M . P . ) , India

@inproceedings{Chauhan2014RiskAO,
  title={Risk Assessment of Heavy Metal Toxicity through Contaminated Vegetables from Waste Water Irrigated Area of Rewa ( M . P . ) , India},
  author={Geetanjali Chauhan and Prof. Krishna Chauhan},
  year={2014}
}
The present study had generated data on heavy metals in water, soil and different kind of vegetables from waste water irrigated sites of Rewa, India and associated risk assessment for consumer’s exposure to heavy metals. Present results showed that Pb, Cd, Mn and Cr in waste waters; Cd soils and Pb, Cd and Cr in all tested vegetables were above the national and international permissible limits. People living in the contaminated area are at greater risk for health issues than individuals in the… CONTINUE READING