Journal of Health and Environmental Research

Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023

  • Effectiveness of Ceramic Filter Water Treatment Method in Improving Drinking Water Quality and Reducing Water-Related Disease: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

    Mohammedsalih Kadir Gobana, Bizuneh Ayano Wakjira, Tesfalem Getahun Belihun, Abebe Beyene Hailu

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 1-10
    Received: Nov. 01, 2022
    Accepted: Dec. 08, 2022
    Published: Jan. 09, 2023
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    Abstract: Lack of access to improved drinking water sources is global problem. Millions of peoples cannot get safe drinking water as defined by the World Health Organization (WHO) Guidelines for Drinking Water Quality. Untreated drinking water has been reported in different studies as one of the major contributors to the human health problem (water related d... Show More
  • Pollution Status of Sediment from a Remediated Crude Oil Produced Water Discharge Channel Using Various Indices

    Gaja Caroline, Asibor Godwin, Edjere Oghenekohwiroro

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 11-17
    Received: Dec. 01, 2022
    Accepted: Dec. 26, 2022
    Published: Jan. 09, 2023
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    Abstract: The Forcados Terminal effluent discharged channel was remediated about twenty years ago with recommendation for periodic assessment of the organic and inorganic contaminants in the area. Forcados Terminal is in Delta State, Nigeria. This study was carried out to evaluate heavy metals pollution status of sediments in the remediated crude oil effluen... Show More
  • Road Use Regulations: Knowledge and Compliance Among Commercial Motorcycle Riders in Oluyole Local Government Area, Ibadan, Nigeria

    Adejumo Mumuni, Lawal Abeeb Adebayo, Sridhar Mynepalli Kameswara Chandra

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 18-25
    Received: Dec. 31, 2022
    Accepted: Jan. 20, 2023
    Published: Feb. 09, 2023
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    Abstract: The usage of motorbikes for commercial transportation has become increasingly popular, particularly when there are traffic jams in Nigeria. However, the number of injuries resulting from motorcycle accidents is rising, and there is insufficient data on how much commercial motorcyclists abide by traffic laws and regulations. This study, therefore, a... Show More
  • Seasonal Variation of PH2.5 and PM10 Concentrations and Potential Human Health Risk in 5 Urban and 1 Rural Residential Communities of Rivers State

    Boma Abiye Fubara, Amalo Ndu Dibofori-Orji

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, March 2023
    Pages: 26-42
    Received: Jul. 22, 2022
    Accepted: Aug. 08, 2022
    Published: Mar. 15, 2023
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    Abstract: This study investigated the spatial and temporal variations and health risk associated with particulate matter (PM) (10µm and 2.5µm), total volatile organic compounds (TVOC), methanal (HCHO), relative humidity and temperature of six (6) communities (Mgbosimini, GRA Phase II, Rumueprikom, Ozuoba, Aluu and Isiokpo) of two (2) Local Government Areas i... Show More