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- Ezemonye, Lawrence Ikechukwu, et al. Show all 13 Authors
- Ecotoxicology and environmental safety 2018 v.151 pp. 98-108
- additive effect; adults; anthropogenic activities; arsenic; average daily intake; cadmium; cattle; chickens; children; chromium; cobalt; copper; dietary exposure; environmental health; food intake; foods; gizzard; goats; heavy metals; human health; international policy and programs; iron; kidneys; lead; liver; manganese; mercury; muscles; nickel; pollutants; principal component analysis; risk; risk estimate; spectrometers; terrestrial ecosystems; tissues; urban population; zinc; Nigeria
- ... The use of free range animals for monitoring environmental health offers opportunities to detect exposure and assess the toxicological effects of pollutants in terrestrial ecosystems. Potential human health risk of dietary intake of metals and metalloid via consumption of offal and muscle of free range chicken, cattle and goats by the urban population in Benin City was evaluated. Muscle, gizzard, ...
- Ezemonye, Lawrence Ikechukwu, et al. Show all 3 Authors
- African journal of ecology 2010 v.48 no.1 pp. 248-254
- Chrysichthys; European Union; Tilapia zillii; bioaccumulation; dry season; endosulfan; environmental protection; fish; high performance liquid chromatography; models; monitoring; river deltas; rivers; seasonal variation; sediments; surface water; wet season; Nigeria
- ... This article presents the first attempt to quantify the levels and distribution pattern of endosulfan, an organochlorine pesticide in surface water, sediment and fish (Chrysichthys furcatus and Tilapia zilli). The samples were collected from three stations (Ovwian, Ekakpamre and Ovu) of Warri River in the western Niger Delta of Nigeria in 2006 during the dry and wet seasons (January-August). A tot ...