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Arsenic

Arsenic

No arsenic contamination survey in 17 years

Around 20 million people in the country drink arsenic-contaminated water. The health directorate does not have updated records on persons affected by arsenic

A farmer bathing in deep tubewell water in Brahmanpara, Cumilla

Arsenic in water

Araihazar suffers to quench Dhaka’s thirst: Researchers

Arsenic contamination is spreading in the groundwater of several villages of Araihazar upazila in Narayanganj

Araihazar suffers to quench Dhaka’s thirst: Researchers

RU teacher invents technology to remove arsenic from water

A teacher in Rajshahi University (RU) has invented a technology in collaboration with a Japanese researcher to remove arsenic from water, bringing in a solution to the country’s arsenic problem.

Five-year intensive research: RU teacher invents technology to remove arsenic from water

Toxic levels of arsenic in Amazon basin

Shallow wells dug for drinking water in the Amazon basin in order to avoid polluted rivers contain up to 70 times the recommended limit of arsenic, researchers warned Tuesday.Samples taken from 250 ...

Toxic levels of arsenic in Amazon basin