Deeper wells reduce arsenic risk

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 28 (UPI) — Drilling deeper water wells would reduce the risk of arsenic for tens of millions of people throughout southern Asia, scientists in California said.

More than 100 million people daily are exposed to arsenic-contaminated water in Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan and Vietnam, scientists at Stanford said.

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