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  • Toxic Towns: Testing Toxicity in Kaduna Village

    Investigating the legacy of petrochemical pollution on the Rido community of Kaduna Village.

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Rido is a community in Kaduna State and it is located in Chukun Local Government where Kaduna Refining and Petrochemical Company is located. The wastes from this petrochemical company has polluted the soil, river and air of Rido. But beyond this male and female residents of this community have reported unusual cases of infertility, suspected to be the side-effects of the pollution. This investigation is to ascertain the kind of infertility these people have been exposed to and find out if they are caused by the environmental pollution.


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  • Locations
    Nigeria
  • Duration
    3 months
  • Release date
    August 2017
  • Budget
    USD 10,000

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