Desalination brine disposal methods and treatment technologies - A review.

  title={Desalination brine disposal methods and treatment technologies - A review.},
  author={Argyris Panagopoulos and Katherine Joanne Haralambous and Maria D. Loizidou},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},

An Overview on the Treatment and Management of the Desalination Brine Solution

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  • P. Sahu
  • Engineering
    Journal of Water Reuse and Desalination
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