Arsenic Contamination of Groundwater: Mechanism, Analysis, and Remediation

Arsenic Contamination of Groundwater: Mechanism, Analysis, and Remediation

Editor(s): Satinder Ahuja

Published Online: 14 OCT 2008

Print ISBN: 9780470144473

Online ISBN: 9780470371046

DOI: 10.1002/9780470371046

About this Book

  • Provides a viable reference, describing the state-of-knowledge on sources of arsenic contamination in ground water, which affects about 100 million people worldwide.
  • With contributions from world-renowned experts in the field, this book explores developments in the transport kinetics, detection, measurement, seasonal cycling, accumulation, geochemistry, removal, and toxicology of arsenic.
  • Includes compelling case studies describing how arsenic contamination occurs and the devastating effects on the people and environment affected by it.

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    3. Chapter 13

      Community-Based Wellhead Arsenic Removal Units in Remote Villages of West Bengal, India (pages 305–327)

      Sudipta Sarkar, Anirban Gupta, Lee M. Blaney, J. E. Greenleaf, Debabrata Ghosh, Ranjan K. Biswas and Arup K. Sengupta

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