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Arsenic confirmed in groundwater supply

  • Erwida Maulia

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Fri, October 10 2008 | 10:56 am

PREMIUM High concentrations of arsenic in Indonesia's groundwater supply have been confirmed in a study by international scientists, leading to warnings of possible widespread contamination. The recent study by Lenny Winkel and his colleagues at the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology said 12 out of 97 tube wells checked in South Sumatra had arsenic concentrations exceeding ...

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