Journal of Chemistry / 2017 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Assessment of Near-Bottom Water Quality of Southwestern Coast of Sarawak, Borneo, Malaysia: A Multivariate Statistical Approach

Table 1

Sarawak coastal water quality standard according to the Malaysia Marine Water Quality Criteria and Standard (MWQS) [27].

StationDOTSSPO4NH3NO2NO3

1CompliedExceededCompliedCompliedCompliedExceeded
2CompliedExceededCompliedCompliedExceededExceeded
3CompliedExceededCompliedCompliedExceededExceeded
4CompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedExceeded
5CompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedExceeded
6CompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedExceeded
7CompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedExceeded
8CompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedExceeded
9CompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedExceeded
10CompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedExceeded
11CompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedCompliedExceeded

MWQS4 mg/L100 mg/L0.075 mg/L0.070 mg/L0.055 mg/L0.060 mg/L

The parameter that violated the standard guideline value was indicated in italics.