Level of Blood Lead and Urine Cotinine of Residents by Area

지역 특성에 따른 주민의 혈중 Pb 농도와 요중 Cotinine의 농도

  • Oh, Yu-Jin (Department of Environmental Health Science, Soonchunhyang University) ;
  • Kim, Hyoung-Wook (Department of Environmental Health Science, Soonchunhyang University) ;
  • Kim, Yun-Jae (Department of Environmental Health Science, Soonchunhyang University) ;
  • Han, Yoon-Deok (Department of Environmental Health Science, Soonchunhyang University) ;
  • Jung, Sung-Hyeon (Department of Environmental Health Science, Soonchunhyang University) ;
  • Lee, Jong-Dae (Department of Environmental Health Science, Soonchunhyang University) ;
  • Jang, Bong-Ki (Department of Environmental Health Science, Soonchunhyang University) ;
  • Lee, Jin-Heon (Department of Environmental Education, Kongju National University) ;
  • Son, Bu-Soon (Department of Environmental Health Science, Soonchunhyang University)
  • 오유진 (순천향대학교 환경보건학과) ;
  • 김형욱 (순천향대학교 환경보건학과) ;
  • 김윤재 (순천향대학교 환경보건학과) ;
  • 한윤덕 (순천향대학교 환경보건학과) ;
  • 정성현 (순천향대학교 환경보건학과) ;
  • 이종대 (순천향대학교 환경보건학과) ;
  • 장봉기 (순천향대학교 환경보건학과) ;
  • 이진헌 (공주대학교 환경교육과) ;
  • 손부순 (순천향대학교 환경보건학과)
  • Received : 2018.11.30
  • Accepted : 2019.02.15
  • Published : 2019.03.31


The National Institute of Environmental Research (3rd KONEHs) conducted a survey of 280 residents in Ulsan, Suwon and Asan, and the concentration of heavy metals in the blood and urine were also analyzed. In case of blood lead concentration, Ulsan $2.27{\mu}g/dl$, Suwon $2.08{\mu}g/dl$, and Asan $1.75{\mu}g/dl$, the high peak in Ulsan, and the low peak in Asan. In case of cotinine concentration, Ulsan smoking($609.16{\mu}g/g{\_}ct$) is higher than nonsmoking($74.07{\mu}g/g{\_}ct$), as Suwon and Asan smoking($416.72{\mu}g/g{\_}ct$, $903.21{\mu}g/g{\_}ct$) is higher than nonsmoking($72.72{\mu}g/g{\_}ct$, $18.06{\mu}g/g{\_}ct$), smoking group is higher than nonsmoking group in all areas revealed statistically significant correlation(p<0.01). In considering results synthetically, these study results are an aid to constructing environmental health science-side heavy metal management measure education programs for normal residents.


Supported by : 순천향대학


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