Seven 21st century challenges of arsenic-fluoride contamination and remediation

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dc.contributor.author Maity, Jyoti Prakash
dc.contributor.author Vithanage, Meththika
dc.contributor.author Kumar, Manish
dc.contributor.author Ghosh, Ashok
dc.contributor.author Mohan, Dinesh
dc.contributor.author Ahmad, Arslan
dc.contributor.author Bhattacharya, Prosun
dc.coverage.spatial United States of America
dc.date.accessioned 2021-01-15T13:10:00Z
dc.date.available 2021-01-15T13:10:00Z
dc.date.issued 2021-02
dc.identifier.citation Maity, Jyoti Prakash; Vithanage, Meththika; Kumar, Manish; Ghosh, Ashok; Mohan, Dinesh; Ahmad, Arslan and Bhattacharya, Prosun, "Seven 21st century challenges of arsenic-fluoride contamination and remediation", Groundwater for Sustainable Development, DOI: 10.1016/j.gsd.2020.100538, vol. 12, Feb. 2021. en_US
dc.identifier.issn 2352-801X
dc.identifier.uri http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gsd.2020.100538
dc.identifier.uri https://repository.iitgn.ac.in/handle/123456789/6208
dc.description.abstract Arsenic (As) and Fluoride (F) are two commonly occurring geogenic contaminants in groundwater environment, causing a range of carcinogenic and non-carcinogenic adverse health effects worldwide. Several studies have been conducted in past and many are ongoing to address As and F contamination issue of natural water. This special issue is conferring in recent times one of the emerging fields of science regarding co-occurrences of multi-contaminants within a given system and associated health risks. This special issue is divided into three sections. Section I deals with the occurrence and co-existence of As, F, and trace elements (TE) in the environment. As and F occurrence [including trace elements (TEs)] in groundwater at a global scale (example: India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Ghana, and Iran, etc.) has been highlighted (Section I). The geological, and anthropogenic factors affecting As and F contamination have been observed. The state-of-art, removal techniques for As and F have been discussed. Section II and Section III incorporate all the advanced removal methods for As and F, respectively. Arsenic and F removal comprises assessing natural remediation potential (phytoremediation) including different advanced absorbents. The new findings published here, bring together a wide range of new insights on As and F behavior in the groundwater environment.
dc.description.statementofresponsibility by Jyoti Prakash Maity, Meththika Vithanage, Manish Kumar, Ashok Ghosh, Dinesh Mohan, Arslan Ahmad and Prosun Bhattacharya
dc.format.extent vol. 12
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Elsevier en_US
dc.title Seven 21st century challenges of arsenic-fluoride contamination and remediation en_US
dc.type Article en_US
dc.relation.journal Groundwater for Sustainable Development


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