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Assessment of Ground Water Quality in the City of Mahesana City, Gujarat, India

Authors(2) :-D. N. Joshi, M. C. Limbachiya

Groundwater is one of an important source of water for the people in the city. The chemical parameters of groundwater play a significant role in classifying and assessing water quality. Groundwater samples were collected from 5 stations representing the whole city during summer of year 2014 and were analyzed for different physico-chemical parameters i.e. pH, Electrical Conductivity (EC), Total Dissolved Solid (TDS), Total Hardness, Total Alkalinity, Turbidity, Phosphate, Sulphate . The results were compared with the limits set by WHO and BIS.
D. N. Joshi, M. C. Limbachiya
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Publication Details
  Published in : Volume 1 | Issue 2 | May-June 2015
  Date of Publication : 2015-07-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 129-131
Manuscript Number : IJSRST184129
Publisher : Technoscience Academy
PRINT ISSN : 2395-6011
ONLINE ISSN : 2395-602X
Cite This Article :
D. N. Joshi, M. C. Limbachiya, "Assessment of Ground Water Quality in the City of Mahesana City, Gujarat, India", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science and Technology(IJSRST), Print ISSN : 2395-6011, Online ISSN : 2395-602X, Volume 1, Issue 2, pp.129-131, May-June-2015.
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