Inorganic arsenic in rice-based diets: Health risk assessment

Last updated 23rd Aug 2017
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Arsenic is ubiquitous in the environment and has been classified as a human carcinogen (group I)

The study focuses on inorganic As exposure in rice-based products on sale in Adelaide supermarkets. Almost all rice-based products have been found to contain a good percentage of inorganic As, ther...