Nuclear Science

Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2019

  • Determination of Some Heavy Metals in Roadside Soils from Some Major Roads in Maiduguri, Borno State, Nigeria

    Mohammed Kyari Dikwa, Joe Clement Akan, Aliyu Adamu

    Issue: Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2019
    Pages: 27-33
    Received: Mar. 02, 2019
    Accepted: Nov. 08, 2019
    Published: Nov. 17, 2019
    Abstract: Heavy metal concentration in road side soils with its potential ecological effects draws much attention in the developing countries. This necessitates the study of their accumulation in the road side soils of Maiduguri (longitude 11° 13’ N; latitude 13° 05’ E), to ensure effective protection of soil from the potential loss of its fertility. In this... Show More