PAHs contamination levels in the breast milk of Ghanaian women from an e-waste recycling site and a residential area

Anita Asamoah, Mahdi Nikbakht Fini, David Kofi Essumang, Jens Muff, Erik Gydesen Søgaard

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Original languageEnglish
JournalScience of the Total Environment
Volume666
Pages (from-to)347-354
Number of pages8
ISSN0048-9697
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 20 May 2019

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Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons
Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
Recycling
PAH
Contamination
milk
Lipids
lipid
Molecular weight
Naphthalene
naphthalene
Electronic Waste
Human Milk
residential area
contamination
woman
electronic waste
breast milk
waste recycling
mutagenicity

Keywords

  • Carcinogenic and mutagenic risks
  • E-waste recycling site
  • Ghana
  • Human breast milk
  • PAHs

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In: Science of the Total Environment, Vol. 666, 20.05.2019, p. 347-354.

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