Water is a universal solvent and it is precious resource, No life can exist without water.
The available resource is limited and it must be used in safe and useful manner.
“Water, water,.. everywhere but no water to Drink”
The scientists predicted that in future the world war is due to water.
To study the quality of Packaged Drinking water in Chennai city and suburb.
To create the awareness among the public about the packaged drinking water
To find the quality of Packaged Drinking water and Examine whether it is Compiling with the Standards.
WATER QUALITY ANALYSIS - A STUDY ON DRINKING WATER
NECESSITY OF PROJECT
The sale and consumption of bottled water continues to grow rapidly in most countries of the world. In Chennai particularly, there is an astronomical increase in the consumption of packaged waters especially bottled and sachet drinking water. The increased demand for these drinking water products is attributed largely to factors such as inadequate or non availability of reliable, safe municipal water in urban areas; (Gardner,2004) The sachet drinking water was introduced in to the market as a less expansive means of accessing drinking water than bottled water. (Ogundipe,2008) Water borne diseases such as diarrhoea,typhoid fever, cholera and bacillary dysentery has been traced to the consumption of unsafe water and unhygienic drinking water production practices;
An estimated amount of more than 34millions people die as a result of these diseases making it the leading cause of diseases and death around the world(WHO,2004) This study aims to provide information as to the study of packaged drinking water marketed in selected areas of Chennai and sub urban. This will give an understanding of the extent to which the products meet the standards. Methodology...