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Table 5 The number of samples whose levels exceeded the reference levels of inorganic arsenic in each province

From: Urinary arsenic species concentration in residents living near abandoned metal mines in South Korea

  Number Number of exceed reference levels (%)
Inorganic arsenic (>10 μg/L)a
Total 119 26(21.8)
Province Gangwon/Kyounggi/Inchon 25 2(8.0)
Daegu/Gyeongbuk 25 0(0.0)
Busan/Ulsan/Gyeongnam 14 0(0.0)
Jeonnam/Jeonbuk 36 24(66.7)
Chungnam/Chungbuk 19 0(0.0)
  1. aATSDR (The American Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry) Reference Levels
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