A series of investigations, using an ecosystem approach to human health, have been conducted in the Molango Mining District in the state of Hidalgo, Mexico.
Journal articlesMANGANESE SOCIAL PARTICIPATION Mining Pollution COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION ECOSYSTEM APPROACHESPublished dateSaturday, January 2, 2010 - 05:00
Journal articlesMANGANESE POPULATION Mining ENVIRONMENTAL EXPOSURE
Biomarkers of manganese exposure in a population living close to a mine and mineral processing plant in Mexico
Manganese (Mn) is considered an essential metal; nevertheless, excessive Mn exposure in humans is known to affect central nervousPublished dateTuesday, January 2, 2007 - 05:00
Manganese exposure in the population resident in a mining district (México)-phase II : executive summary
The state of Hidalgo in the center of Mexico is one of the largest Manganese reservoirs in the world. 50 years of extraction has resulted in health and environmental impacts on 42 communities (127,400 inhabitants).Published dateFriday, January 2, 2009 - 05:00