A review of cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins removal/inactivation in drinking water treatment

  title={A review of cyanobacteria and cyanotoxins removal/inactivation in drinking water treatment},
  author={Judy A. Westrick and David C Szlag and Benjamin Southwell and James L. Sinclair},
  journal={Analytical and Bioanalytical Chemistry},
This review focuses on the efficiency of different water treatment processes for the removal of cyanotoxins from potable water. Although several investigators have studied full-scale drinking water processes to determine the efficiency of cyanotoxin inactivation, many of the studies were based on ancillary practice. In this context, “ancillary practice” refers to the removal or inactivation of cyanotoxins by standard daily operational procedures and without a contingency operational plan… 
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