Table 2: Ranges, mean, and standard deviations of results compared to water quality guidelines *.

ParameterRangesMean ± SD Bottled mineral water quality guidelines [21]

K+(−0.1)–(4.7) 1.13 ± 1.06 mg/L0.7 mg/L
Cl(140.15)–(0) 16.39 ± 31.97 mg/L400 mg/L
F(5)–(0) 1–1.5
pH(7.3)–(5.1) 6.60 ± 0.66 mg/L7.75
Ca2+(49.70)–(11.22)28.35 ± 10.34 250 mg/L
Mg2+(189.58)–(38.40)86.58 ± 33.21 mg/L50 mg/L
(61.7)–(0.2)24.17 ± 17.30 mg/L400 mg/L
HPC(79667)–(0) cfu/mL16855.24 ± 25603.213 cfu/mL500** cfu/mL [22]

 *All units are mg/L except HPC that is as cfu/mL.
**Due to lack of bottled mineral water quality guidelines, the drinking water quality guideline was used.