ARSENIC SERIES 5
The Health Effects Monitoring Program collected toenail clippings from participants because they can show arsenic exposure from up to the past 12 months.
Presently the technology doesn’t exist to show past arsenic levels beyond 12 months. YKHEMP’s 2017, 2018 baseline study results showed that arsenic levels in toenails are similar to what is observed in other populations across Canada. To find out more visit ykhemp.ca