Volume No. 9 Issue No.: 3 Page No.: 613-616 January-March 2015

 

GROUNDWATER QUALITY ASSESSMENT OF BEED CITY, MAHARASHTRA, INDIA

 

Sirsat P.B.*1, Suryawanshi G.D. 2 and Lamture S.V.3

1. Department of Zoology, Mrs.K.S.K.College, Beed, Maharashtra (INDIA) 2. Department of Zoology, Yogeshwari College,Ambajogai, Maharashtra (INDIA) 3. Department of Chemistry, Mrs.K.S.K.College, Beed, Maharashtra (INDIA)

 

Received on : October 05, 2014

 

ABSTRACT

 

In the present paper deals with the ground water quality from four different places in Beed city of Maharashtra, India was evaluated. The present study was carried out to monitor ground water quality parameters like pH, Electrical Conductivity (EC), TDS, DO, BOD, COD, calcium, sodium, potassium and magnesium were determined. The contents of the above shown parameters in majority of samples were below standard limits given by WHO and ISI for drinking water. The water quality is found to be good in some cases but some of the parameters were above the permissible limits indicating sources of contaminated water and sanitary disposal near the study area may raise the risk of health conditions

 

Keywords : Ground water assessment, Water quality parameters, BOD, COD, TDS

 

 

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