EVALUATION ON BOTTLED NATURAL MINERAL WATER

Banu TULUK [1] , Omür Cengiz [2]

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Natural mineral waters are formed during water cycle. It has a certain mineral content and an unchanging basic chemical composition. There are drinking and mineral water sources in Turkey. Mineral concentrations of water resources are very high and consumption is becoming increasingly popular. Constituents, naturally present in natural mineral waters, maximum limits and general characteristics are specified in the Turkish Official Gazette in accordance with the European Community directives.

Aim of the study

 The aim of this study is to examine bottled mineral waters sold in Erzurum.

Material and methods

 Bottled mineral waters were purchased from various places in Erzurum market in January, 2017. Samples are numbered. Constituents on the sample’s label were examined and evaluated.

Results

 Range of Fluoride, Chloride, Sulphate, bicarbonate, sodium, potassium, calcium, magnesium were found 0.01-1.4 5.05-189, 4.42-138, 56-1865, 17.55-425, 3.18-393.2, 29.98-393.2, 10.5-111 mg/l in samples, respectively.

 

Conclusions

 Informatıon on bottle label of examined natural mineral water concurs with Turkish natural mineral water regulations. Contains generally rich mineral salts, bicarbonate, calcium, magnesium. When the results of studies about natural mineral waters in the world and in our country are compared, natural mineral waters in our country is rich in terms of mineral salts. Despite the increasing consumption of natural mineral water, it is well below world consumption.

Key words:  natural mineral water, chemical quality, Erzurum 

EVALUATION ON BOTTLED NATURAL MINERAL WATER
  • ¹Atatürk University, Engineering Faculty, Department of Environmental Engineering, Erzurum, Turkey ² Turkish Ministry of Health, Public Health Laboratory, Antalya, Turkey
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Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { turjoem327745, journal = {The Turkish Journal Of Occupational / Environmental Medicine and Safety}, issn = {2149-4711}, address = {Engin TUTKUN}, year = {}, volume = {2}, pages = {30 - 38}, doi = {}, title = {EVALUATION ON BOTTLED NATURAL MINERAL WATER}, key = {cite}, author = {Cengiz, Omür and TULUK, Banu} }
APA TULUK, B , Cengiz, O . (). EVALUATION ON BOTTLED NATURAL MINERAL WATER. The Turkish Journal Of Occupational / Environmental Medicine and Safety, 2 (1(3)), 30-38. Retrieved from http://dergipark.gov.tr/turjoem/issue/31076/327745
MLA TULUK, B , Cengiz, O . "EVALUATION ON BOTTLED NATURAL MINERAL WATER". The Turkish Journal Of Occupational / Environmental Medicine and Safety 2 (): 30-38 <http://dergipark.gov.tr/turjoem/issue/31076/327745>
Chicago TULUK, B , Cengiz, O . "EVALUATION ON BOTTLED NATURAL MINERAL WATER". The Turkish Journal Of Occupational / Environmental Medicine and Safety 2 (): 30-38
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