Environmental Engineering
Factors affecting cadmium toxicity to rice germinated in soils collected from downstream areas of abandoned zinc mines

P. Chanpiwat; A. Numprasanthai

Volume 10, Issue 1 , January 2024, , Pages 133-154


  BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: Cadmium contamination in rice grains with a maximum concentration 19 times the national food standard at sites downstream of zinc mines in Thailand has been reported since 2005. These cultivated rice grains are consumed by local residents and have increased the risk of renal ...  Read More