Effect of Heavy Metals Emissions on Ecosystem of Pakistan

Indonesian Journal of Social and Environmental Issues (IJSEI)

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Title Effect of Heavy Metals Emissions on Ecosystem of Pakistan
Effect of Heavy Metals Emissions on Ecosystem of Pakistan
 
Creator Asif, Muhammad
Bushra Sharf
Saqaina Anwar
 
Subject Keywords: Heavy Metals, Water Pollution, Air Pollution, Soil Pollution
Air Pollution
Heavy Metals
Soil Pollution
Water Pollution
 
Description Environmental contamination is one of the significant problems of modern society. Heavy metal pollutants include zinc, arsenic, nickel, cadmium, copper, lead, chromium, manganese, and iron etc. Their universal bioavailability accumulation in the food chain causes severe effects on human health. The lives of living species will be preserved by unique heavy metal treatments to improve the air, soil, and water quality. This review article represents a glimpse of heavy metal contamination in several areas of Pakistan over the past few years, that assess the heavy metal especially the contamination in water (groundwater, surface water, and wastewater), soil, and particulate matter. The listed pollution affects the quality of drinking water, the ecological environment, and the food chain. The toxicity induced by contaminated water, soil, and air causes a genuine threat to human health. Moreover, the technologies to overcome this problem has also reported in it.
Environmental contamination is one of the significant problems of modern society. Heavy metal pollutants include zinc, arsenic, nickel, cadmium, copper, lead, chromium, manganese, and iron etc. Their universal bioavailability accumulation in the food chain causes severe effects on human health. The lives of living species will be preserved by unique heavy metal treatments to improve the air, soil, and water quality. This review article represents a glimpse of heavy metal contamination in several areas of Pakistan over the past few years, that assess the heavy metal especially the contamination in water (groundwater, surface water, and wastewater), soil, and particulate matter. The listed pollution affects the quality of drinking water, the ecological environment, and the food chain. The toxicity induced by contaminated water, soil, and air causes a genuine threat to human health. Moreover, the technologies to overcome this problem has also reported in it.
 
Publisher Literacy Instiitute
 
Date 2020-12-05
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
Peer-reviewed Article
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://ojs.literacyinstitute.org/index.php/ijsei/article/view/60
10.47540/ijsei.v1i3.60
 
Source Indonesian Journal of Social and Environmental Issues (IJSEI); Vol. 1 No. 3 (2020): December; 161-174
2722-1369
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://ojs.literacyinstitute.org/index.php/ijsei/article/view/60/59
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2020 Muhammad Asif, Bushra Sharf, Saqaina Anwar
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0
 

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