Toxic Levels of Some Heavy Metals in Drinking Network Surface Water of Damietta Governorate, Egypt
M. S. M. EL-Bady
Department of Geological Sciences, National Research Center, Dokki, Cairo, Egypt
Received: 05 Mar 2016 – Accepted for review: 12 Mar 2016 – Discussion started: 21 Mar 2016
Abstract. In this paper, the heavy metals of the surface drinking water of Damietta governorate were evaluated. Damietta district, Farascore City, EL-Zarka City and Kafr Saad City are the main locations of drinking water pollution. The villages of the Damietta governorate have concentration values less than the permissible limits of World Health Organization (WHO) and Egyptian Ministry Health (EMH).
EL-Bady, M. S. M.: Toxic Levels of Some Heavy Metals in Drinking Network Surface Water of Damietta Governorate, Egypt, Drink. Water Eng. Sci. Discuss., doi:10.5194/dwes-2016-2, 2016.