Heavy Metal analysis in Soil Samples of Heavy traffic zones of Hyderabad, A.P
Smita Asthana1, D. Sirisha2 and N. Gandhi2
Journal Title:Journal of Chemical, Biological and physical sciences
The presences of heavy metals in the soil sediments are analyzed
with respect to the pb. Lead in the soil sediments results mainly from the dry
and wet deposition of atmospheric pb, particularly close to emission sources.
The soil samples collected from the Mettuguda traffic signal area, Sitafalmandi
signal area, parking area of Sitafalmandi and near railway tract of Sitafalmandi
uppal and Tarnaka. The sampling areas of traffic signals were those along
major through fare within the city have high traffic density and the regular
routes of cars, buses, trucks, cycles, passage jeep and other motorized vehicles.