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Table 5 Estimated daily intake and hazard quotient and hazard index values for non-carcinogenic assessments for Zn and Fe in fufu samples

From: Heavy metal contamination and health risk assessment of mechanically milled delicacy called fufu

Communities Estimated Daily Intake (mg/kg/day) Hazard Quotients Hazard Indices
Zn Fe Zn Fe
Ayigya 0.014 0.019 0.047 0.027 0.074
Bomso 0.051 0.036 0.171 0.051 0.222
Ayeduase 0.006 0.036 0.021 0.051 0.071
Kotei 0.005 0.050 0.017 0.071 0.088
Kentikrono 0.025 0.039 0.083 0.056 0.140