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Trace Elements Concentration In Groundwater of South Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

@article{Sakthivel2016TraceEC,
  title={Trace Elements Concentration In Groundwater of South Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India},
  author={A. Sakthivel and S. G. D. Sridhar and M. Balasubramanian and S. Katkar},
  journal={Indian journal of applied research},
  year={2016},
  volume={6}
}
  • A. Sakthivel, S. G. D. Sridhar, +1 author S. Katkar
  • Published 2016
  • Environmental Science
  • Indian journal of applied research
  • Trace element analyses were carried out in South Chennai coastal area, and its concentration (Fe, Mn, Cu, Cr, Zn, Pb, Ni, Co) in groundwater were quantified. Totally, fifty groundwater samples were collected during pre and post-monsoon of the year 2014-2015 and analyzed in Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy (AAS). The analytical results were compared with Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS, 2012).  The Cu concentrations were above permissible limit in Pudhupakkam, Sathankuppam, Vanuvampettai… CONTINUE READING