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Amount of heavy metals in drinking water of Ugandan rural area

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Why is it important?

Previous studies have placed a lot of attention on the microbial load with a focus on infectious diseases while little information is available regarding the heavy metal concentrations in drinking water of Uganda. This study determined the concentrations of heavy metals in drinking water of Uganda.


Doing this study and writing this article helped me to get involved with the community and to know what water sources are common to them

fred ssempijja
Kampala International University

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This page is a summary of: Safety of Drinking Water from Primary Water Sources and Implications for the General Public in Uganda, Journal of Environmental and Public Health, March 2019, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, DOI: 10.1155/2019/7813962.
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