Effects of Water Pollution
- Polluted water is not used for drinking.
- Polluted water leads to water contaminated diseases like cholera, jaundice, typhoid and diarrhea.
- Aquatic life gets destroyed.
- The number of tourists visiting beaches gets decreased.
The important water pollutants can be classified as
- Inorganic pollutants.
- Organic pollutants
- Sediments and oils
- Domestic waste
- Industrial and agricultural waste