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Research Article

Micropollutants Identification Affecting the Nearby Environment from Highway Runoff: The Case Study of Cyprus Highway

Table 1

First flush results of highway runoff.

valid Mean SD Min Max First flush
October 2013
First flush
October 2014
Limits for agricultural purpose Limits for
drinkable waters
N. 87(Ι) 

COD [mg O2/L]5075.3262.971825027503050
EC [μS/cm]50379.82273.96412502640330020002500
TSS [mg/L]50601.76841.91213347185202380010
TDS [mg/L]50263.16201.54390618302186500
FOG [mg/L]504.62.472.
PHA [μg/L]5014.017.981.0924.644.839.06
T. Coliforms 
cfu/100 mL
501.7E + 41.9E + 42.1E + 34.3E + 45.40E + 046.20E + 0400
NO3 [mg/L]501.10.590.672.3532365010
NO2 [mg/L]500.0160.008 0.0080.0320.120.110.51
NH4 [mg/L]500.
SO4 [mg/L]5028.2925.378095116250
Cl [mg/L]5035.9228.6101306871250250
As [μg/L]500.80.99ND4431001010
Ba [μg/L]5026.4613.34584805282000
Bi [μg/L]502.601.8ND75ND
Cd [μg/L]50ND0.000651055
Co [μg/L]500.060.24ND191050
Cr [μg/L]501.060.93ND3141110050100
Cu [μg/L]503.822.8ND12191520020001300
Fe [μg/L]5052.5059.23340168513915000200300
Hg [μg/L]500.080.274ND11ND0.00512
Mn [μg/L]502.082.27ND8168023322005050
Mo [μg/L]500.580.673ND2NDND10
Ni [μg/L]503.584.14ND21384220
P [μg/L]50415.38168.415885184209389
Pb [μg/L502.741.782ND65950001015
Zn [μg/L]509.4815.2ND69413920005000
Sr [μg/L]50204.42139.448737652829

; ND: not detected.
(: sampling analysis and SD: standard deviation).

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