Assessing an intermittently operated household scale slow sand filter paired with household bleach for the removal of endocrine disrupting compounds.

@article{Kennedy2013AssessingAI,
  title={Assessing an intermittently operated household scale slow sand filter paired with household bleach for the removal of endocrine disrupting compounds.},
  author={Timothy J Kennedy and Todd A. Anderson and Edgardo A. Hern{\'a}ndez and Audra N. Morse},
  journal={Journal of environmental science and health. Part A, Toxic/hazardous substances & environmental engineering},
  year={2013},
  volume={48 7},
  pages={753-9}
}
Endocrine disrupting compounds (EDCs) are a contaminant of emerging concern throughout the world, including developing countries where centralized water and wastewater treatment plants are not common. In developing countries, household scale water treatment technologies such as the biosand filter (BSF) are used to improve drinking water quality. No studies… CONTINUE READING