Ecotoxicological and genotoxic assessment of hospital laundry wastewaters.


The aim of the present study was to assess the ecotoxicity and genotoxicity of hospital laundry wastewaters generated from a regional hospital located in Rio Pardo Valley in the state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. Physicochemical, microbiological, ecotoxicological, and genotoxic analyses were performed, and the results indicate that some parameters were not… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00244-014-0072-0


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@article{Kern2015EcotoxicologicalAG, title={Ecotoxicological and genotoxic assessment of hospital laundry wastewaters.}, author={Deivid Ismael Kern and R{\^o}mulo de Oliveira Schwaickhardt and Carlos Alexandre Lutterbeck and Lourdes Teresinha Kist and Eduardo Alexis Lobo Alcayaga and {\^E}nio Leandro Machado}, journal={Archives of environmental contamination and toxicology}, year={2015}, volume={68 1}, pages={64-73} }