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کیفیت میکروبیولوژیکی آب آشامیدنی مناطق روستایی شهری

یوسفی, نادر and باقری, امين and میرزایی, نظام and خزایی, محمد and وثوقی, مهدی (1392) کیفیت میکروبیولوژیکی آب آشامیدنی مناطق روستایی شهری. Archives of Hygiene Sciences ــ 2 (2). pp. 73-78. شاپا 2251-9203

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Microbiological Quality of Drinking Water in Rural Areas of a City

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Background & Aims of the Study: Lack of access to safe drinking water can lead to undesirable aesthetic problems and adverse health effects such as infectious diseases. The aim of this study was to investigate the microbiological quality of the drinking water distribution network in Divandareh City (Kordestan-western Iran). Materials & Methods: This study was performed in a 12 months period from March 2011 to February 2012. For purposes of drinking water resources quality measurement in Divandareh City, samples from springs, deep and semi-deep wells were analyzed for residual free chlorines, turbidity, total and fecal coliform. The size of samples was 2088 and the sampling was performed according to guidelines of WHO for water sampling. The results were analyzed using the Statistical software SPSS and Excel and for the comparison between average parameters ANOVA test were used. Results: In 95% of samples, the residual free chlorine was in the range of 0 to 0.5 mg/L, turbidity 0 to 1.8 NTU and total and fecal coliforms 0 to 240 and 0 to 9.1 (MPN/100mL), respectively. According to data analysis, the chlorine residual and turbidity had significant effect on the amount of thermophilic coliforms (P=0.047). Conclusions: High rate of total and fecal coliforms in the drinking water is due to failures in the transport system, lack of sanitation in the water resource, and lack or failure in the chlorination system.

Item Type:Article
زبان سند : انگلیسی
نویسنده اول :نادر یوسفی
نویسنده :امين باقری
نویسنده مسئول :نظام میرزایی
نویسنده :محمد خزایی
نویسنده :مهدی وثوقی
Additional Information:Indexing in: Google scholar, Ebsco, CINHAL, Index Copernicus, DOAJ, ISC, Magiran
کلیدواژه ها (انگلیسی):Consumer Product Safety, Disease Outbreaks, Drinking Water, Suburban Health Services
Subjects:WA Public Health
WA Public Health
Divisions:Faculty of Health > Department of Environmental health
ID Code:10857
Deposited By: دکتر مهدی وثوقی نیری
Deposited On:30 Mar 1398 12:10
Last Modified:30 Mar 1398 12:10

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