Iodine levels of drinking water samples collected from Kayseri-Turkey


Soylak M. , DİVRİKLİ Ü. , elçi l. , doğan m.

FRESENIUS ENVIRONMENTAL BULLETIN, cilt.10, ss.595-597, 2001 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 10 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2001
  • Dergi Adı: FRESENIUS ENVIRONMENTAL BULLETIN
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.595-597

Özet

In the present study, the iodine concentrations of drinking water samples collected from various locations at Kayseri City-Turkey were determined by iodine-starch method spectrophotometrically. The iodine contents of the samples were found in the range of 10.86-85.40 mug/l (lowest in Erciyes University, highest in Suksun Station). The results show that the Kayseri and surroundings suffer moderate iodine deficiency.