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    STUDIA AMBIENTUM - Issue no. 1-2 / 2008  
         
  Article:   THE HEAVY METALS POLLUTION AND THE ADVERSE EFFECTS ON HUMAN HEALTH.

Authors:  DANIELA VIOLETA DUMITRESCU, EUGEN STELIAN GURZAU, ANCA ELENA GURZAU, DORIN MARCHEAN, IOAN CHERA.
 
       
         
  Abstract:  The present paper presents some aspects impact of metals on environment and human health. The studied area is Copsa Mica, which alongside Baia Mare and Zlatna are known as the representative areas for nonferrous metallurgy in Romania. There are presented concentration data about 13 metals (including heavy metals) in the dump and on the premises of SOMETRA SA measured with X-ray fluorescence technique, and also about the biomarkers of exposure and effect upon children exposed to lead.

Keywords: heavy metals, nonferrous metallurgy, lead, biomarkers
 
         
     
         
         
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