Journal of Thyroid Research / 2020 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Possible Effects of Perchlorate Contamination of Drinking Water on Thyroid Health

Table 2

Distribution of perchlorate concentration in groundwater samples from the study areas.

AreaLocation (source)Perchlorate (ppb)

Contaminated area1. Keezhmad (open well)9000
2. Keezhmad (open well)13000
3. Kulakkad (open well)53000
4. Nalamile (open well)1600
5. Edathala (open well)17000
6. Keezhmad (borewell)2000
7. Edathala (borewell)7800
8. Societypady (open well)4700
9. APEP (open well)57000
10. Meekarankunnu (open well)1800

Control area11. CHC, Pallissery (open well)20
12. Pallissery (open well)BDL
13. Elavoor kavala (open well)14
14. Karukutty (open well)BDL
15. SCMS (borewell)5

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