African Journal of
Environmental Science and Technology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Environ. Sci. Technol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0786
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJEST
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 1121

Full Length Research Paper

Urban water pollution by heavy metals and health implication in Onitsha, Nigeria

A. C. C. Ezeabasili
  • A. C. C. Ezeabasili
  • Heriot Watt University, UK.
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O. L. Anike
  • O. L. Anike
  • Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria.
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B. U. Okoro
  • B. U. Okoro
  • Department of Civil Engineering, Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria.
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  •  Received: 05 September 2013
  •  Accepted: 24 February 2015
  •  Published: 30 April 2015

How to cite this article

APA /
Ezeabasili, A. C. C., Anike, O. L., & Okoro, B. U., (2015). Urban water pollution by heavy metals and health implication in Onitsha, Nigeria. African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology , 9(4), 325-331.
Chicago /
A. C. C. Ezeabasili, O. L. Anike and B. U. Okoro. "Urban water pollution by heavy metals and health implication in Onitsha, Nigeria." African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology 9, no. 4 (2015): 325-331.
MLA /
A. C. C. Ezeabasili, O. L. Anike and B. U. Okoro. "Urban water pollution by heavy metals and health implication in Onitsha, Nigeria." African Journal of Environmental Science and Technology 9.4 (2015): 325-331.