Contaminant of Heavy Metals in Groundwater & its Toxic Effects on Human Health & Environment

5 Pages Posted: 9 Dec 2019

Date Written: August 23, 2019

Abstract

Heavy metal is present in the various state on industrial waste water, natural water as a part of a natural water heavy metal are present in the ground water. The water is drinking of highly polluted and chronic effect on people are genetic disorders, neurotoxicological disorder and carcinogenicity. Toxic heavy metals are regularly discharge to the aquatic environment in India as a prompt development of Industry. The major issue to the time ground water are contaminated through heavy metal. Water is the dynamic source, essential for all aspects of human and ecosystem for existence and health. The levels of heavy metals contaminations in water like, Pb, Zn, As, Cr, Ni etc. in several water resources as groundwater, surface water, tap water etc. The review study provides heavy metal concentration in groundwater and to give recommendations to prevent the health risks against intake.

Keywords: Heavy Metals; Toxic; Effects; Groundwater; Humans

Suggested Citation

Sankhla, Mahipal Singh and Kumar, Rajeev, Contaminant of Heavy Metals in Groundwater & its Toxic Effects on Human Health & Environment (August 23, 2019). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3490718 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3490718

Rajeev Kumar

Galgotias University ( email )

Plot No.2, Sector 17-A
Yamuna Expressway
Greater Noida, UT Uttar Pradesh 201306
India

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