International Journal of Ecotoxicology and Ecobiology

Volume 7, Issue 1, March 2022

  • Bioaccumulation of Heavy Metals in Tilapia zilli Exposed to Industrial Effluents Under Laboratory Conditions

    Kusemiju Victor, Aderinola Oluwatoyin, Egonmwan Rosemary, Otitoloju Adebayo

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 1-7
    Received: 27 December 2020
    Accepted: 14 January 2021
    Published: 8 January 2022
    Abstract: Characterization of the effluents from Agbara Industrial Estate treatment plant showed that the effluents were complex and varied in composition. Though the treatment methods used by the treatment plant (aeration and use of chemicals) made the discharged effluents conform to the effluent discharge requirement in Nigeria. As far as the temperature, ... Show More
  • Assessment of the Heavy Metals’ Levels, Phytochemical Profiles, Mineral and Proximate Compositions of Four Commonly Consumed Vegetables in Lagos State, Nigeria

    Oluwole Surukite Opeolu, Ogun Mautin Lawrence, Adamson Toluwaloju Olamide

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 1, March 2022
    Pages: 8-14
    Received: 11 November 2021
    Accepted: 1 December 2021
    Published: 24 January 2022
    Abstract: Safety of the environments (land, air and water) including plants and animals inhabiting it is a concern for many ecologists nowadays and this is due to human ecosystems’ exploration. Thus, this study aimed at assessing the heavy metals’ levels, phytochemical profiles, mineral and proximate compositions of four commonly consumed vegetables in Lagos... Show More