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Remedies of Arsenic Problem and Environmental Legislation in Pakistan Regarding Arsenic

  • Abida Farooqi
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Abstract

Worldwide huge number of technologies are available for arsenic removal from arsenic-contaminated water. Some of these technologies include pre-oxidation of arsenic(III) to arsenic(V) by the use of different oxidants, as As(V) has high adsorbance capacity and reacts more strongly than As(III) (Ahmed et al. 2001).

Keywords

Rice Husk High Adsorbance Capacity Environmental Legislation Arsenic Removal Maximum Allowable Limit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Environmental SciencesQuiad-i-Azam UniversityIslamabadPakistan

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