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Assessment of Heavy Metals in Street Dusts of Tehran Using Enrichment Factor and Geo-Accumulation Index

Seyed Nosratolah Taghavi 1 , Hossein Kamani 2 , Mohammad Hadi Dehghani 1 , Ramin Nabizadeh 1 , Nasim Afshari 1 and Amir Hossein Mahvi 1 , 3 , *
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1 Department of Environmental Health Engineering, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Health Promotion Research Center, Zahedan University of Medical Sciences, Zahedan, Iran
3 Center for Solid Waste Research, Institute for Environmental Research, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Health Scope: 8 (1); e57879
  • Published Online: February 12, 2019
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 16, 2016
  • Revised: July 9, 2017
  • Accepted: September 11, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/jhealthscope.57879

To Cite: Taghavi S N, Kamani H, Dehghani M H, Nabizadeh R, Afshari N, et al. Assessment of Heavy Metals in Street Dusts of Tehran Using Enrichment Factor and Geo-Accumulation Index, Health Scope. Online ahead of Print ; 8(1):e57879. doi: 10.5812/jhealthscope.57879.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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