An evaluation of free water surface wetlands as tertiary sewage water treatment of micro-pollutants.

@article{Breitholtz2012AnEO,
  title={An evaluation of free water surface wetlands as tertiary sewage water treatment of micro-pollutants.},
  author={Magnus Breitholtz and Maria Naeslund and Daniel Str{\aa}e and Hans Borg and Roman Grabic and Jerker Fick},
  journal={Ecotoxicology and environmental safety},
  year={2012},
  volume={78},
  pages={63-71}
}
Increased attention is currently directed towards potential negative effects of pharmaceuticals and other micro-pollutants discharged into the aquatic environment via municipal sewage water. A number of additional treatment technologies, such as ozonation, have therefore been suggested as promising tools for improving the removal efficiency of pharmaceuticals in existing Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs). Constructed wetlands are also capable of removing a variety of micro-pollutants, including… CONTINUE READING
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