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Assessment of fecal sterols and ketones as indicators of urban sewage inputs to coastal waters
Presenta un estudio realizado para evaluar los componentes esteroides como marcadores quimicos de la contaminacion de aguas residuales urbanas. Para el efecto se tomaron muestras de agua en areasExpand
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Contaminant Removal Processes in Subsurface-Flow Constructed Wetlands: A Review
The main contaminant removal processes occurring in subsurface-flow constructed wetlands treating wastewater are reviewed. Redox conditions prevailing in the wetlands are analyzed and linked toExpand
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Organotin contamination in sediments from the Western Mediterranean enclosures following 10 years of TBT regulation.
Organotin (OT) compounds, namely butyl and phenyl, were measured in 38 recent sediments collected in harbours of the Western Mediterranean Sea (Northern: 4 and Southern: 9) and domestic andExpand
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Comprehensive assessment of the design configuration of constructed wetlands for the removal of pharmaceuticals and personal care products from urban wastewaters.
Seven mesocosm-scale constructed wetlands (CWs) of different configurations were operated outdoors for nine months to assess their ability to remove pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs)Expand
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Sources, Distribution, and Water Column Processes of Aliphatic and Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons in the Northwestern Black Sea Water
Aliphatic and aromatic hydrocarbons have been determined in (28 samples) suspended particulate matter (>0.7 μm) collected at subsurficial seawater and three vertical profiles in a transect from theExpand
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Predicting single and mixture toxicity of petrogenic polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons to the copepod Oithona davisae.
In the present study, the acute toxicity of 10 polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) associated with the Prestige fuel oil spill (Spain, 2002) were evaluated, either as single substances or inExpand
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Initial contaminant removal performance factors in horizontal flow reed beds used for treating urban wastewater.
This study evaluates the effect of hydraulic loading rate (HLR), aspect ratio, granular medium size and water depth on the removal of selected contaminants during the start up of horizontalExpand
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Removal of pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs) from urban wastewater in a pilot vertical flow constructed wetland and a sand filter.
Removal efficiencies and elimination kinetics of 13 pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs) and BOD5, TSS, and ammonium were evaluated in a pilot vertical subsurface-flow constructedExpand
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Pilot survey of a broad range of priority pollutants in sediment and fish from the Ebro river basin (NE Spain).
Priority organic pollutants were investigated in sediments and fish collected along the Ebro river basin (NE Spain) to evaluate their occurrence, transport and bioavailability. Sediments wereExpand
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Assessing human exposure to phthalic acid and phthalate esters from mineral water stored in polyethylene terephthalate and glass bottles
Phthalic acid and phthalate esters are of growing interest due to their significant usage and potential toxicity. Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) and glass are both widely used materials for bottledExpand
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