International Journal of
Physical Sciences

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Phys. Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1992-1950
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJPS
  • Start Year: 2006
  • Published Articles: 2569

Full Length Research Paper

Lead contamination of traditional hand-dug wells in parts of Kwale County, Kenya

M. W. Chege1*, N. O. Hashim1, A. S. Merenga1 and J. Tschiersch2
1Department of Physics, Kenyatta University, P. O. Box 43844, Nairobi, Kenya. 2Institute of Radiation Protection, Helmholtz Zentrum München - German Research Center for Environmental Health (GmbH), Ingolstädter Landstraße 1, 85764 Neuherberg, Germany.
Email: [email protected], [email protected]

  •  Accepted: 19 April 2013
  •  Published: 09 May 2013