Monitoring of Pharmaceutical Residues in Sewage Effluents

  title={Monitoring of Pharmaceutical Residues in Sewage Effluents},
  author={Zulin Zhang and Dr. Priya Grover and John L. Zhou},
The impact of chemical pollution has focused almost exclusively on the conventional priority pollutants. The growing use of pharmaceuticals worldwide, classified as emerging pollutants, has become a new environmental problem, which has raised great concern among scientists in the last few years. Wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) are major contributors of pharmaceuticals in the environment. Because of their high consumption, pharmaceuticals along with their metabolites are continuously… CONTINUE READING

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