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A new antibiotic kills pathogens without detectable resistance
Antibiotic resistance is spreading faster than the introduction of new compounds into clinical practice, causing a public health crisis. Most antibiotics were produced by screening soilExpand
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Comparative assessments of fossil fuel power plants with CO2 capture and storage
Studies of CO2 capture and storage (CCS) costs necessarily employ a host of technical and economic assumptions regarding the particular technology or system of interest, including details regardingExpand
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Adsorption of N-nitrosodimethylamine precursors by powdered and granular activated carbon.
Activated carbon (AC) has been shown to remove precursors of halogenated disinfection byproducts. Granular and powdered activated carbon (GAC, PAC) were investigated for their potential to adsorbExpand
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Applying polarity rapid assessment method and ultrafiltration to characterize NDMA precursors in wastewater effluents.
Certain nitrosamines in water are disinfection byproducts that are probable human carcinogens. Nitrosamines have diverse and complex precursors that include effluent organic matter, someExpand
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Ammonium removal pathways and microbial community in GAC-sand dual media filter in drinking water treatment.
  • S. Feng, S. Xie, +5 authors C. Chen
  • Medicine, Chemistry
  • Journal of environmental sciences
  • 1 September 2012
A GAC-sand dual media filter (GSF) was devised as an alternative solution for drinking water treatment plant to tackle the raw water polluted by ammonium in place of expensive ozone-GAC processes orExpand
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Emergency drinking water treatment during source water pollution accidents in China: origin analysis, framework and technologies.
China has suffered frequent source water contamination accidents in the past decade, which has resulted in severe consequences to the water supply of millions of residents. The origins of typicalExpand
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Dechlorination of chlorinated methanes by Pd/Fe bimetallic nanoparticles.
This paper examined the potential of using Pd/Fe bimetallic nanoparticles to dechlorinate chlorinated methanes including dichloromethane (DCM), chloroform (CF) and carbon tetrachloride (CT). Pd/FeExpand
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Cost and performance of fossil fuel power plants with CO 2 capture and storage
CO2 capture and storage (CCS) is receiving considerable attention as a potential greenhouse gas (GHG) mitigation option for fossil fuel power plants. Cost and performance estimates for CCS areExpand
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The removal of estrogenic activity with UV/chlorine technology and identification of novel estrogenic disinfection by-products.
  • M. Li, B. Xu, +4 authors Y. Lu
  • Medicine, Chemistry
  • Journal of hazardous materials
  • 15 April 2016
As a recently developed disinfection technology, ultraviolet (UV)/chlorine treatment has received much attention. Many studies have evaluated its effects on pathogen inactivation, contaminantExpand
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Amine-impregnated silica monolith with a hierarchical pore structure: enhancement of CO2 capture capacity.
A polyethylenimine-impregnated hierarchical silica monolith exhibited significantly higher CO(2) capturing capacity than other silica-supported amine sorbents, and produced a reversible and durableExpand
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