Anita Kumari, Y.K. Gupta
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Anita Kumari1, Y.K. Gupta2*
1Research Scholar, Department of Chemistry, Shri Jagdishprasad Jhabarmal Tibrewala University, Jhunjhunu, Churu Road, Vidyanagari, Chudela, Rajasthan 333001, India.
2Head Department of Chemistry, B K Birla Institute of Engineering and Technology, Pilani, Rajasthan, India.
Volume - 14,
Issue - 2,
Year - 2022
The water has become an emotive issue with the people. The paper presents groundwater quality assessments of Pilani Town District Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan India. The water samples were collected from 10 open wells, tube wells and hand pumps in Pilani. Ground water is increasingly being sought as a source of drinking water due to the scarcity, non-availability and bacteriological pollution of surface water. This paper describes the important results of the Physico-chemical Assessment of the ground water samples of the open wells, tube wells and hand pumps of the urban areas in Pilani, District Jhunjhunu of Rajasthan. The different parameters determined are pH, TDS, fluoride, chloride, nitrate, sulphate, total alkalinity and total hardness. It has been observed that nitrate values are higher compaired to ICMR standards. Other parameters were found within desirable limits. The interesting fact is that the nitrate alone is making ground water unfit for drinking.
Cite this article:
Anita Kumari, Y.K. Gupta. Physico- Chemical Assessment of Tube wells Water Quality of Pilani Town District Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan, India. Research Journal of Science and Technology. 2022; 14(2):91-4. doi: 10.52711/2349-2988.2022.00014
Anita Kumari, Y.K. Gupta. Physico- Chemical Assessment of Tube wells Water Quality of Pilani Town District Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan, India. Research Journal of Science and Technology. 2022; 14(2):91-4. doi: 10.52711/2349-2988.2022.00014 Available on: https://rjstonline.com/AbstractView.aspx?PID=2022-14-2-2
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