PHYSICO-CHEMICAL ANALYSIS OF PACKAGED DRINKING WATER IN INDORE CITY (M.P.), INDIA
The present study was undertaken to ascertain water quality of packaged drinking water samples in Indore city (M.P.). Water samples were collected from local market which is sold by various brand name like Bislery, King Fisher, Health Plus, Narmada, Life, Aqua care, Aqua green, SPI, Icebre, Gousen and Easeao in packed containers either bottles or pouches. Number of 11 water samples were collected and analyzed for physico- chemical parameters such as pH, Conductivity, total dissolved solids, total alkalinity, calcium hardness and magnesium hardness, chlorides, sulphate, nitrates, fluorides, sodium and potassium. None of the water samples exceeded the maximum permissible limits prescribed for drinking water.
RAM PRAJAPATI AND SANGEETA CHOUDHARY