Journal of Environmental and Public Health / 2016 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Heavy Metal Contamination of Soils around a Hospital Waste Incinerator Bottom Ash Dumps Site

Table 1

Categorization of soil contamination.


Designation of soil quality

56Extremely contaminated
4-5 5Strongly to extremely contaminated
3-44Strongly contaminated
2-33Moderately to strongly contaminated
1-22Moderately contaminated
0-1Uncontaminated to moderately contaminated

Source: Müller, 1969 [11].

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