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Researchers find Bangkok's air full of toxic heavy metals

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Researchers find city air full of toxic heavy metals

By PRATCH RUJIVANAROM 
THE NATION

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File photo: Smog lingers over the city sky line in Bangkok. // EPA-EFE PHOTO

BANGKOK’S AIR is full of toxic heavy metals, researchers have discovered, and it is contributing to year-round hazardous threats to public health.

Now is the time for Thai authorities to set out the standards for controlling the emissions of every hazardous heavy metal found in the air, media were told yesterday by the director of the NIDA Centre for Research and Development of Disaster Prevention and Management.

Siwatt Pongpiachan said his studies have found that Bangkok air contained harmful levels of cadmium, tungsten, arsenic and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs).

Credit, Read more: http://www.nationmultimedia.com/detail/national/30362901

-- THE NATION 2019-01-25

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