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Table 6 Analysis results of cocoyam samples (CyC - control cocoyam sample)

From: Human health risk assessment of cyanide levels in water and tuber crops from Kenyasi, a mining community in the Brong Ahafo Region of Ghana

Sample pH Cond. (μS/cm) Moisture content (%) CN (mg/kg) Total CN (mg/kg)
CyF1(I) 6.64 ± 0.01 112.7 ± 3.24 49.70 ± 0.94 34.56 ± 0.73 47.19 ± 0.85
CyF1(II) 6.52 ± 0.01 64.3 ± 1.14 46.50 ± 0.56 13.44 ± 0.65 33.69 ± 0.72
CyF1(III) 6.59 ± 0.04 81.4 ± 4.20 47.50 ± 0.87 25.38 ± 0.87 48.38 ± 0.40
CyF1(IV) 6.71 ± 0.02 101.3 ± 6.32 44.30 ± 1.50. 18.13 ± 0.53 40.00 ± 0.23
CyF2(I) 6.99 ± 0.02 98.2 ± 6.12 47.10 ± 0.87 12.75 ± 0.24 28.44 ± 0.35
CyF2(II) 6.97 ± 0.01 78.2 ± 3.12 48.40 ± 1.68 11.81 ± 0.41 29.88 ± 0.61
CyF2(III) 7.01 ± 0.04 121.0 ± 4.12 50.20 ± 0.40 4.50 ± 0.03 30.19 ± 0.45
CyF2(IV) 6.88 ± 0.05 34.3 ± 0.07 46.60 ± 0.60 16.25 ± 0.06 25.75 ± 0.74
CyF3(I) 6.59 ± 0.03 64.6 ± 3.00 46.20 ± 1.35 22.63 ± 0.85 36.31 ± 0.12
CyF3(II) 6.66 ± 0.04 77.6 ± 3.40 48.40 ± 1.35 31.38 ± 1.12 59.00 ± 0.57
CyF3(III) 6.50 ± 0.06 59.0 ± 1.40 52.30 ± 0.90 27.75 ± 0.98 43.63 ± 0.37
CyF3(IV) 6.53 ± 0.05 84.2 ± 4.21 47.10 ± 1.42 25.50 ± 0.65 39.44 ± 0.42
CyF4(I) 7.21 ± 0.04 74.1 ± 2.40 45.30 ± 0.65 0.75 ± 0.01 11.13 ± 0.61
CyF4(II) 7.03 ± 0.01 44.9 ± 0.71 56.37 ± 0.74 10.63 ± 0.07 14.63 ± 0.10
CyF4(III) 6.95 ± 0.01 66.5 ± 3.17 43.10 ± 1.70 14.63 ± 0.24 24.63 ± 0.42
CyF4(IV) 6.85 ± 0.03 79.2 ± 3.14 50.10 ± 0.68 13.13 ± 0.45 17.94 ± 0.35
CyF5(I) 6.91 ± 0.01 125.9 ± 6.14 62.00 ± 1.68 6.38 ± 0.03 18.63 ± 0.71
CyF5(II) 6.95 ± 0.04 47.9 ± 2.14 54.90 ± 0.90 6.13 ± 0.03 13.25 ± 0.35
CyF5(III) 6.93 ± 0.06 55.8 ± 2.01 56.70 ± 1.35 6.19 ± 0.03 14.06 ± 0.76
CyF5(IV) 6.89 ± 0.02 49.4 ± 0.45 53.70 ± 0.64 6.88 ± 0.04 16.31 ± 0.45
CyC 6.99 ± 0.04 50.9 ± 1.54 59.10 ± 0.50 0.50 ± 0.01 0.69 ± 0.01
  1. Cond. – conductivity