It is Mandatory by Law to do Water Testing every six months in HoReCa sector
Why it is Important
Water Testing in HoReCa sector is important as per FSSAI guidelines in Schedule 4 – 4.1(3)
“Portable water Quality shall be specified in the latest edition of BIS standard on drinking water (IS 10500). Portable water shall be analysed at least semi-annually to confirm that it meets the requirements of this standard”
It should be done on a regular basis to ensure that drinking and cooking water is safe throughout the year.
Reasons why Water Testing is important in HoReCa industry
- Common Water Contaminants cause illness
- Water is found in everything
- Your customers care about Clean Drinking water
- Seasonal changes, weather patterns and common environmental problems can highly affect the quality of water
Know about the Water Parameters :
64 as per IS 10500
Colour, Odour, pH value, Taste, Turbidity, Total dissolved solids, Aluminium, Ammonia, Anionic detergents, Barium,, Boron, Calcium, Chloramines, Chloride, Copper, Fluoride, Free residual chlorine, Iron, Magnesium, Manganese, Mineral oil, Nitrate, Phenolic compounds, Selenium, Silver, Sulphate, Sulphide, Total alkalinity as calcium Carbonate, Total hardness, Zinc, Cadmium, Cyanide, Lead, Mercury, Molybdenum, Nickel, Polychlorinated biphenyls, Polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons, Total arsenic, Total chromium
Trihalomethanes : ( Bromoform, Dibromochloromethane, Bromodichloromethane, Chloroform)
Pesticides Residue : i) Alachlor ii) Atrazine iii) Aldrin/ Dieldrin iv) Alpha HCH v) Beta HCH vi) Butachlor vii) Chlorpyriphos viii) Delta HCH ix) 2,4- Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid x) DDT (o, p and p, p – Isomers of DDT, DDE and DDD) xi) Endosulfan (alpha, beta, and sulphate) xii) Ethion xiii) Gamma — HCH (Lindane) xiv) Isoproturon xv) Malathion xvi) Methyl parathion xvii) Monocrotophos xviii) Phorate
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