Radioactivity and heavy metal concentrations in food samples from Rize, Turkey


GORUR F. K. , Keser R. , AKÇAY N. , DİZMAN S. , AS N. , Okumusoglu N. T.

JOURNAL OF THE SCIENCE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE, vol.92, no.2, pp.307-312, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 92 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jsfa.4576
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THE SCIENCE OF FOOD AND AGRICULTURE
  • Page Numbers: pp.307-312

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Rize in Turkey was contaminated by the Chernobyl accident in 1986. A comprehensive study was planned and carried out to determine the radioactivity levels and heavy metal concentrations in four food categories collected in Rize in 2008, 2009 and 2010.