Microbiological evalution of water from drinking-fountains of state university of Guarapuava, Paraná State, Brazil

Dauton Luiz Zulpo, Jaidson Peretti, Leandro Mortean Ono, João Luis Garcia

Abstract


The goal of this work was to evaluate micriobiologic quality of water consumed in drinking-fountains from State University of Guarapuava, Paraná state, Brazil. Total and fecal coliforms were searched for the pourpose of evaluating quality of water consumed. Fourty seven samples were obtainied and 4/47 (8,5%) were positive to total coliforms and 1/47 (2%) were positive to fecal coliforms. Three samples showed unsatisfactory hygienic conditions considering Public Health Legislation.


Keywords


Total coliform; Fecal coliform; Water; Quality.



DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5433/1679-0359.2006v27n1p107

Semina: Ciênc. Agrár.
Londrina - PR
E-ISSN 1679-0359
DOI: 10.5433/1679-0359
E-mail: semina.agrarias@uel.br
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