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- Awasthi, Abhishek Kumar; Zeng, Xianlai; Li, Jinhui
- Environmental science and pollution research international 2016 v.23 no.12 pp. 11509-11532
- best available technology, etc ; blood serum; breast milk; electronic wastes; exposure pathways; heavy metals; human health; humans; monitoring; pollution; polybrominated diphenyl ethers; polychlorinated biphenyls; recycling; risk; urine; waste disposal; India; Show all 17 Subjects
- ... Informal recycling of waste (including e-waste) is an emerging source of environmental pollution in India. Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs), polychlorinated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), and heavy metals, among other substances, are a major health concern for workers engaged in waste disposal and processing, and for residents living near these facilities, and are also a detriment to the natural environ ...