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A review on the influence of drinking water quality towards human health

Othman, Norzila and Abd Rahimi, Nur Shahirah (2018) A review on the influence of drinking water quality towards human health. In: Water and Environmental Issues. Penerbit UTHM, pp. 23-34. ISBN 9789672183945

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An adequate supply of safe drinking water is one of the major prerequisites for a healthy life. Inadequate of safe drinking water produce waterborne disease and a major cause of death in many parts of the world, particularly in children. Therefore, it must be treated properly before it can be used and consumed. This chapter provides the guidelines of important parameters for drinking water standard in order to ensure the safeness of drinking water. All the selected parameters were elaborated on the effect of high concentration if human consume the drinking water directly.

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: Water resources; tap water; drinking water parameters
Subjects: T Technology > TD Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering > TD201-500 Water supply for domestic and industrial purposes
Divisions: Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering > Department of Water and Environmental Engineering
Depositing User: Mr. Mohammad Shaifulrip Ithnin
Date Deposited: 13 May 2019 01:10
Last Modified: 13 May 2019 01:10
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/11117
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