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Arsenic is a natural element found in soil and minerals. Arsenic compounds are used to preserve wood, as pesticides, and in some industries. Arsenic can get into air, water, and the ground from wind-blown dust. It may also get into water from runoff.

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  1. Arsenic (National Library of Medicine)  
    Arsenic is a natural element found in soil and minerals. Arsenic compounds are used to preserve wood, as pesticides, and in some industries. Arsenic can get into air, water, and the ground ...
  2. Arsenic (Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry)  
    ... Select a state: This map displays locations where Arsenic is known to be present. On This Page ... can I get more information? ToxFAQs TM for Arsenic August 2007 CAS#: 7440-38-2 PDF Version, ...
  3. Arsenic in Food (Food and Drug Administration)  
    ... Products Food Home Food Foodborne Illness & Contaminants Metals Arsenic Share Tweet Linkedin Pin it More sharing options ... Mercury and Lead in Foods Questions & Answers on Arsenic What is Arsenic? Arsenic is a chemical element ...
  4. Arsenic in Drinking Water (Environmental Protection Agency)  
    ... Safe Drinking Water Act Arsenic in Drinking Water Arsenic in Drinking Water Arsenic iHome Basic Information Arsenic Rule Compliance Help State Guidance Training Funding Publications Arsenic Rule at a Glance Maximum Contaminant Level in ...
  5. Questions and Answers: Apple Juice and Arsenic (Food and Drug Administration)  
    ... for You Consumers Questions & Answers: Apple Juice and Arsenic Share Tweet Linkedin Pin it More sharing options ... it Email Print July 15, 2013 What is arsenic? Arsenic is present in the environment as a ...
  6. Arsenic trioxide is used to treat acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL; a type of cancer in which there ... worsened following treatment with other types of chemotherapy. Arsenic trioxide is in a class of medications called ...
  7. ... Project Home Publications Data Study Team More Information Arsenic in groundwater of the United States Arsenic in groundwater is largely the result of minerals ...
  8. Arsenic in Your Drinking Water (Environmental Protection Agency) - PDF  
    ... an Olympic-sized swimming pool. FOR MORE INFORMATION Arsenic in drinking water http://www.epa.gov/safewater/arsenic Arsenic health effects http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/ ...
  9. Arsenic (Environmental Health Student Portal) From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    The Basics Arsenic is an element that exists naturally in the Earth’s crust. Small amounts of arsenic are found in some rock, soil, water, and air. When arsenic combines with other chemical elements, it creates compounds, ...
  10. Arsenic (World Health Organization)  
    Fact sheet N°372 December 2012 Key facts Arsenic is naturally present at high levels in the groundwater of a number of countries. Arsenic is highly toxic in its inorganic form. Contaminated ...
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