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Natural organic matter removal by coagulation during drinking water treatment: a review.
- A. Matilainen, Mikko Vepsäläinen, M. Sillanpää
- Chemistry, Medicine
- Advances in colloid and interface science
- 15 September 2010
Natural organic matter (NOM) is found in all surface, ground and soil waters. An increase in the amount of NOM has been observed over the past 10-20 years in raw water supplies in several areas,… Expand
An overview of the methods used in the characterisation of natural organic matter (NOM) in relation to drinking water treatment.
- A. Matilainen, E. Gjessing, T. Lahtinen, Leif Hed, A. Bhatnagar, M. Sillanpää
- Medicine, Chemistry
- 1 June 2011
Natural organic matter (NOM) is found in all surface, ground and soil waters. During recent decades, reports worldwide show a continuing increase in the color and NOM of the surface water, which has… Expand
Electrokinetic soil remediation--critical overview.
- Jurate Virkutyt, M. Sillanpää, P. Latostenmaa
- Medicine, Engineering
- The Science of the total environment
- 22 April 2002
In recent years, there has been increasing interest in finding new and innovative solutions for the efficient removal of contaminants from soils to solve groundwater, as well as soil, pollution. The… Expand
Utilization of agro-industrial and municipal waste materials as potential adsorbents for water treatment—A review
Adsorption process has been proven one of the best water treatment technologies around the world and activated carbon is undoubtedly considered as universal adsorbent for the removal of diverse types… Expand
Fluoride removal from water by adsorption—A review
Fluoride contamination in drinking water due to natural and anthropogenic activities has been recognized as one of the major problems worldwide imposing a serious threat to human health. Among seve… Expand
Fate of diclofenac in municipal wastewater treatment plant - a review.
Diclofenac (DCF) is a common anti-inflammatory pharmaceutical that is often detected in waste wasters, effluents and surface waters. Recently, DCF was included in the watch list of substances in EU… Expand
A review of emerging adsorbents for nitrate removal from water
Nitrate, due to its high water solubility, is possibly the most widespread groundwater contaminant in the world, imposing a serious threat to human health and contributing to eutrophication. Among… Expand
Removal of natural organic matter from drinking water by advanced oxidation processes.
Over the past 10-20years the amount of the natural organic matter (NOM) has been increased in raw water supplies on several areas. The presence of NOM causes many problems in drinking water treatment… Expand
Increased biogas production at wastewater treatment plants through co-digestion of sewage sludge with grease trap sludge from a meat processing plant.
The feasibility of co-digesting grease trap sludge from a meat-processing plant and sewage sludge was studied in batch and reactor experiments at 35 degrees C. Grease trap sludge had high methane… Expand
Nitrate removal from water by nano-alumina: Characterization and sorption studies
Abstract The present study was conducted to evaluate the feasibility of nano-alumina for nitrate removal from aqueous solutions. The nature and morphology of sorbent was characterized by XRD, FTIR,… Expand