Kinetic Constant, Blabber of Natural Waters Pollution. Case of Lukaya River in Democratic Republic of Congo
Kunyima A.B., Lusamba S.N. , Nkongolo P.I., Mbemba H.L. and Kapanga P. M.
Corresponding Author : Kunyima A.B.,
Department of Chemistry, Laboratory of Physical Organic and Food Chemistry, Faculty of Sciences, University of Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo.
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Received : 2017-02-09 Accepted : 2017-03-18 Published : 2017-03-18
Abstract : In this short paper a study of LUKAYA River pollution has been undertaken by means of the determination of biochemical demand in oxygen kinetic constant (BDO). The values of this constant have shown that the water of LUKAYA River is unsuitable to drink without treatment. The electrical conductivity values variations testify a great contamination and a strong mineral kingdom of the milieu. Turbidity values evince the pollution confirmed by the above mentioned parameters (BDO kinetic constant and conductivity).
Keywords : LUKAYA River, Kinetic Constant, Pollution, Velocity of pollution, Streeter and Phelps models.
Citation : Kunyima A.B. et al. (2017). Kinetic Constant, Blabber of Natural Waters Pollution. Case of Lukaya River in Democratic Republic of Congo., j. of Physical and Chemical Sciences.V5I1. DOI : 10.5281/zenodo.913253
Copyright : © 2017 Kunyima A.B. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Journal of Physical and Chemical Sciences
ISSN : 2348-327X
Volume 5 / Issue 1
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