Models for predicting disinfection byproduct (DBP) formation in drinking waters: a chronological review.

@article{Chowdhury2009ModelsFP,
  title={Models for predicting disinfection byproduct (DBP) formation in drinking waters: a chronological review.},
  author={Shakhawat Chowdhury and Pascale Champagne and P. James McLellan},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2009},
  volume={407 14},
  pages={4189-206}
}
Disinfection for the supply of safe drinking water forms a variety of known and unknown byproducts through reactions between the disinfectants and natural organic matter. Chronic exposure to disinfection byproducts through the ingestion of drinking water, inhalation and dermal contact during regular indoor activities (e.g., showering, bathing, cooking) may pose cancer and non-cancer risks to human health. Since their discovery in drinking water in 1974, numerous studies have presented models to… CONTINUE READING
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