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graduation at Engenharia Química from Faculdades Oswaldo Cruz (2009). Has experience in Chemical Engineering (Source: Lattes Curriculum)
Arsenic (As) is considered the most toxic xenobiotic according to the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry in the United States. Concerning the chemical species present in nature, inorganic As (As3+ and As5+) are the most toxic to humans and the methylated forms are less toxic (MMA - monomethyl As -, DMA - dimethyl As - and AsB - arsenobetaine) . When present in the soil, th...
Arsenic contamination in the environment is an issue of global concern, since its compounds (inorganic, organic or volatile arsenic) represents a risk for human health. In several regions of the world, including in Switzerland, ground waters and soils can contain naturally high concentration of arsenic. In Switzerland, this is due to the composition of rocks (Jura region, Malcanton, in ...
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