groundwater arsenic

Geologists help Indians identify contaminated water sources to fight arsenic poisoning

October 23rd, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 23 (ANI): Geologists studying groundwater arsenic levels in India are empowering Bengalis by helping them identify contaminated water sources so they can make more informed decisions about where to ... Read more...

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Indian academic leads British team on arsenic prevention project

July 27th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 27 (IANS) Indian-born academic Bhaskar Sengupta is to lead a top British scientific team to conduct research and training aimed at preventing groundwater arsenic poisoning in eastern India, Queen's University ... Read more...

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Study finds arsenic threats in Southeast Asia

July 14th, 2008 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 14 (ANI): A new model, developed by Eawag researchers, has shown that the contamination of groundwater with arsenic poses a risk to the health of millions of people, especially ... Read more...

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New method developed to map arsenic affected areas

July 14th, 2008 - 2:33 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 14 (IANS) A new, low-cost method has been developed to help accurately map areas where the groundwater has been contaminated by arsenic. Earlier, identifying high-risk areas required costly sampling campaigns, ... Read more...

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20 Uttar Pradesh districts have high arsenic in ground water

March 7th, 2008 - 7:57 pm ICT by admin
Lucknow, March 7 (IANS) As many as 20 districts of Uttar Pradesh have alarmingly high arsenic content in the groundwater and the state government is at its wits' end on ways to ... Read more...

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