The negative impacts of quarrying activities include land degradation, swamp . In view of these, the Nigerian senate committee on environment threatened to.
18 Dec 2019 . Orientation of joints in Otere village, Southwestern Nigeria. . Abstract: Quarrying activities have grave consequences for Environmental Impact Assessment. . and health problems particularly in the vicinity of quarries.
18 Apr 2020 . In this study, the effect of quarry activities on elephant grass . World Health Organization (WHO) mentioned that air pollution is an increase in any of the . Limited located around Onigambari forest reserve Oyo state, Nigeria.
quarries and analyzed the prevalent health problems suffered by nearby residents and quarry . Key words: Quarrying impact, air pollution, particulate matter, occupational health, Nigeria . pollutants emanating from quarrying operations.
EBONYI STATE, NIGERIA: SOURCES AND HEALTH IMPLICATIONS. Oginyi, Ronald C.N. . orchestrated by hazards of quarrying activity on the employees.
15 Jun 2018 . Akanu Ibiam Federal Polytechnic, Unwana, Nigeria . The effects of air pollution on human health are very complex as there . the environmental effect of stone quarrying activities on the soil, water and Air quality within the.
25 Jun 2018 . Soil Water in Ebonyi State, Nigeria J Pollut Eff Cont 6: 225. doi: 10.4172/2375- . the world. Its effects on human health are very complex as there are . impact of the quarrying activities at the edge of the quarry on air quality.
on health hazards covers harmful dust and noise which is emitted during surface . activities generally in Nigeria (Risk Assessment Workbook for Mines, 2009.
QUARRY ACTIVITIES IN OBA-ILE, ONDO STATE,. NIGERIA. Michael Ajide . quarry site have high risk such as air pollution, noise pollution and health effects.
5 Apr 2017 . Technology, Federal University of Technology, Akure, Nigeria . attendant adverse effect of quarrying activities on crop health and yield, and on.
21 Apr 2016 . The art of quarrying is an age long economic activity in areas endowed with . Airborne particulates pose a potential health risk to quarry employees . In Nigeria there is still paucity of literature on health and safety measures.
Table 7: Effects of quarrying activity to the health of the quarry workers. . Quarrying activities in Nigeria has caused significant impact on the environment, the.
Quarry Industries in Abakaliki Town of Ebonyi State, Nigeria . psychological and health effects of quarry industries on workers include shock, nasal . Many man-made activities like quarrying cause momentous impact on the surroundings.
The colonial administration embarked on quarrying in Nigeria for limestone in 1920 . quarry deposits with accompanying environmental and health impacts [7-10]. Many adverse effects of quarrying activities on humans and the environment.
Exposure to Quarry Activities among Quarry Workers in. Ebonyi State, South East Geopolitical Zone, Nigeria. Aloh E. Henry . effects on health, but dust can also have physical effects on the surrounding plants, such as blocking and damaging.
25 May 2019 . The research investigated the effect of quarrying activities on water and soil quality in two communities of Ebonyi State of Nigeria. Water and.
7 Mar 2013 . In Nigeria, the majority of quarry workers comprise people who are employed for . Most of the processes in quarrying and the associated activities of rock . Similarly, among the quarry workers, the common health problems.
Environmental Effect of Quarrying Activities in Oba-Ile, Akure, Ondo. State, South-West Nigeria. Daramola. Abayomi S. 1. And Imoukhuede. Kehinde A. 2. 1.
23 Feb 2018 . this issue with affordable solution, Iyuku community of Auchi, Nigeria, has . increase in quarry activities includes, threats to health and safety,.
27 Nov 2019 . Health hazards of mines'/quarries' dust include asbestosis lung cancer, . surface mining operations (Risk Assessment Workbook for Mines, 2009). . Some active mines and quarries in Nigeria are listed in Table 1 below:.
13 Feb 2018 . Objective: To assess the awareness of work-related ocular health hazards and utilization . (PPEDs) among stone quarry workers in Abakaliki, southeastern Nigeria. . Issues about lasting long on a job due to good incentives and . its need or drawn from lessons learnt from past occurrence of eye trauma.
24 Sep 2018 . Quarry activities have disrupted the health, peace and beauty of the once serene community. . “The effect of the quarry activities has been enormous on us,” another home . Nigerian Agency In Charge Of Mining Reacts.
4 Jul 2019 . Conclusion: Adequate health education, emphasizing these risk factors, . of blindness estimates that 55 million eye injuries that restrict normal activity occur . In Kaduna state Nigeria, occupational eye injuries in the quarry.
23 Oct 2017 . Impact of stone quarrying on the health of Residents in Nigeria . Abstract: This study investigated the effect of stone quarry activities and.
What were the medical issues pervasive among quarry labourers and persons in . quarrying activities represents a major perturbation to the natural landscape, creating . (2009) studied the effect of NIHL in Nigeria and established that the.
Quarry products have been extensively used in Nigeria as building materials. . to determine the associated radiological hazards to human health, to develop . Ondo and Ekiti) in which major quarry activities take place in Southwest Nigeria. . Scientific Committee on Effect of Atomic Radiation (UNSCEAR, 2000) and the.
26 Nov 2018 . The law governing the quarry activities in Nigeria is the Nigerian Minerals and Mining Act 2007 and the government agency regulating the.
SOUTHWEST NIGERIA: THE EWEKORO SOCIO-ECONOMIC VIEW . Mining activities can led to health effects ranging from respiratory problems to mental.
Public Health Implication of Heavy Metal Contamination of Plants Growing in the Lead . tolerance of broad leaved trees in Ugwuele quarry site, Uturu, Nigeria . Influence of rock quarrying activities on the physiochemical characteristics of.
6 Jun 2016 . Furthermore, a notable negative impact of quarrying on plant . Unfortunately, these activities cause significant impact on the . as the wet and dry deposition of particulate matter will affect the soil and water properties. . Environmental Issues and Management in Nigerian Development, 150-163.
2020年4月21日 . Environmental Geochemistry and Health ( IF 3.252 ) Pub Date : 2020-04-18 , DOI: . In this study, the effect of quarry activities on elephant grass . around Onigambari Forest Reserve, Oyo State, Nigeria, were investigated.
health impacts of mining on surrounding communities have been a major concern to . to ensure that environmental effects of mining activities in the area are reduced to . mines, open pits, quarries, or other diggings open to the atmosphere.
Keywords: Ecosystem, Fauna, Gravel, Quarry, Revenue, Sand, Stakeholder . Construction activities in Minna emirate of Niger State Nigeria, predated its existence . can affect aquatic species metabolism and interfere with spawning and (c).
5 Jan 2018 . In Nigeria, mining activities like in granite quarry sites have been carried out . different types of health effect at different times. Research Article.
are being implemented to decrease the adverse impact of quarrying. This research . therefore attempts to assess the extent to which quarrying activities affect the host communities and the best . Business Confidential: Nigeria's Business.
1 Feb 2018 . However, potential risks introduced by radiation exposure to quarries in two different locations in Ondo State, Nigeria were . Results show that activity concentrations varied from one location to another. . were used to access the health implication of exposure to rock aggregates and soil of the study areas.
Part of Ikere-Ekiti, Ekiti state, Nigeria . Quarrying operations generally involve removal of over- . similar to health problems found prevalent among residents.
31 May 2018 . Human health risk assessment of heavy metals in soils and commonly consumed food crops from quarry sites located at Isiagwu, Ebonyi State . Faculty of Chemical Science, University of , Port Harcourt, Nigeria . There was statistical significant effect of quarrying activities on the concentration of the heavy.
increasingly severe adverse health effects. . PMB 1010, Abakaliki Nigeria. [email protected] . the impact of granite quarrying on the health of workers,.
23 Jul 2018 . the effect of fear of health problems exhibited by the residents was introduced, the study found that the variation in the satisfaction . In Nigeria, efforts have been made by . Understanding the effects of quarrying activities on.