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    kanchanaburi lead mines

    hi
    i just been reading about lead mining in kan about the contamination in a place called klitty creak.
    i just wondered if anyone can elaborate on this for instance:
    are the rivers contaminated
    are the 20 litre bottles of water delivered for 10 baht contaminated
    is the localy grown produce contaminated
    and where are the lead mines located
    and last where is klitty creak cant seem to find it on the map

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    klitty creak. that's in patts . soi bakhao I think.

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    here yah go

    http://bit.ly/PJAWYy

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    Quote Originally Posted by gipsi View Post
    hi
    i just been reading about lead mining in kan about the contamination in a place called klitty creak.
    i just wondered if anyone can elaborate on this for instance:
    are the rivers contaminated
    are the 20 litre bottles of water delivered for 10 baht contaminated
    is the localy grown produce contaminated
    and where are the lead mines located
    and last where is klitty creak cant seem to find it on the map
    The spelling is a problem - first try "Creek" and not "creak".

    However, the Creek seems to be spelled "Klitty" or some times "Khli Ti".

    This seems to have some information:

    http://www.aseanenvironment.info/Abstract/42002220.pdf

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    Quote Originally Posted by adzt1 View Post
    klitty creak. that's in patts . soi bakhao I think.
    I've always had trouble finding it myself, I'm sure there's another smutty pun to be had about lead in the pencil..

    Cheers

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    Quote Originally Posted by gipsi
    i just wondered if anyone can elaborate on this for instance:
    http://teakdoor.com/thailand-and-asi...villagers.html (Lead mine operator ordered to compensate villagers, clean Klity creek)

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    [quote=Mid;2227247]
    Quote Originally Posted by gipsi
    i just wondered if anyone can elaborate on this for instance:
    thanks mid that was 2009 do you think in your oppinion that kan is now free from lead contamination

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    IMHO , not a snowflakes in hell .

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