Monitoring of the Nitrates and Nitrites Levels in Sources of Water Supply from Olt County

Ion MIERLESTEANU, Victor CRIVINEANU, Gheorghe Valentin GORAN

Abstract


This study main goal was to monitor the levels of nitrates and nitrites in water sources from OltCounty, during 2009-2011. There were analyzed 108 water samples from wells of 108 animals’ owners in41 localities, one sample from a lake and a spring water sample. Results showed that 30.55% of wellswater samples from the first groundwater (5-6 meters to 20-22 meters) were within frame parametersstipulated by Law 458/2002 on drinking water quality. 61.8% of wells water samples does not fit theparameter nitrate, and 4.5% did not fit the both parameters.

Keywords


water, nitrate, nitrite

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.15835/buasvmcn-vm:69:1-2:8458


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