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Occurrence of drugs in German sewage treatment plants and rivers 1 Dedicated to Professor Dr. Klaus
- T. Ternes
- Environmental Science
- 1 November 1998
Pharmaceuticals and personal care products in the environment: agents of subtle change?
This review attempts to synthesize the literature on environmental origin, distribution/occurrence, and effects and to catalyze a more focused discussion in the environmental science community.
Occurrence of antibiotics in the aquatic environment.
Behavior and occurrence of estrogens in municipal sewage treatment plants--I. Investigations in Germany, Canada and Brazil.
Behaviour and occurrence of estrogens in municipal sewage treatment plants--II. Aerobic batch experiments with activated sludge.
Behavior of pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and hormones in a sewage treatment plant.
Biological degradation of pharmaceuticals in municipal wastewater treatment: proposing a classification scheme.
Ozonation: a tool for removal of pharmaceuticals, contrast media and musk fragrances from wastewater?
A rapid method to measure the solid-water distribution coefficient (Kd) for pharmaceuticals and musk fragrances in sewage sludge.
Fate of estrogens in a municipal sewage treatment plant.
- H. Andersen, H. Siegrist, B. Halling‐Sørensen, T. Ternes
- BiologyEnvironmental Science and Technology
- 26 July 2003
The main outcome of the study was that a common municipal STP with an activated sludge system for nitrification and denitrification including sludge recirculation can appreciably eliminate natural and synthetic estrogens.