Analysis and evaluation of nitrate levels in groundwater at Al-Hashimiya area, Jordan.

@article{Obeidat2007AnalysisAE,
  title={Analysis and evaluation of nitrate levels in groundwater at Al-Hashimiya area, Jordan.},
  author={Mutewekil M. Obeidat and Adnan M Massadeh and Ahmad M. Al-Ajlouni and Faisal S. Athamneh},
  journal={Environmental monitoring and assessment},
  year={2007},
  volume={135 1-3},
  pages={475-86}
}
Water with high nitrate concentration (NO(3) (-)) is unfit for human consumption, especially when its concentration exceeded the threshold limit (50 mg/l) recommended by the health authorities such as the World Health Organization (WHO). In Jordan, there is a great concern for determination and monitoring organic and inorganic pollutants that may reach groundwater. Nitrate is highly mobile and present in domestic, agricultural and industrial waste in Jordan, and thus this study focused… CONTINUE READING

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