An artificial sweetener and pharmaceutical compounds as co-tracers of urban wastewater in groundwater.

Abstract

Groundwater in urban areas can be affected by numerous wastewater sources. Distinguishing these sources can facilitate better management of urban water resources and wastewater, and protection of urban aquatic environments. A single wastewater tracer, even if ideal (i.e. low background levels, non-reactive, low detection limits, etc.), would be unable to… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2013.05.001

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@article{Stempvoort2013AnAS, title={An artificial sweetener and pharmaceutical compounds as co-tracers of urban wastewater in groundwater.}, author={Dale R Van Stempvoort and Jean Roy and Josey Grabuski and S. J. Brown and George R. Bickerton and Ed Sverko}, journal={The Science of the total environment}, year={2013}, volume={461-462}, pages={348-59} }