Application of ozonation for pharmaceuticals and personal care products removal from water.

@article{Gomes2017ApplicationOO,
  title={Application of ozonation for pharmaceuticals and personal care products removal from water.},
  author={Jo{\~a}o Gomes and R. Costa and Rosa M. Quinta-Ferreira and Rui Costa Martins},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2017},
  volume={586},
  pages={265-283}
}
Due to the shortening on natural water resources, reclaimed wastewater will be an important water supply source. However, suitable technologies must be available to guaranty its proper detoxification with special concern for the emerging pharmaceutical and personal care products that are continuously reaching municipal wastewater treatment plants. While conventional biological systems are not suitable to remove these compounds, ozone, due to its interesting features involving molecular ozone… CONTINUE READING