Occurrence and removal of PPCPs in municipal and hospital wastewaters in Greece.

@article{Kosma2010OccurrenceAR,
  title={Occurrence and removal of PPCPs in municipal and hospital wastewaters in Greece.},
  author={Christina I Kosma and Dimitra A Lambropoulou and Triantafyllos A Albanis},
  journal={Journal of hazardous materials},
  year={2010},
  volume={179 1-3},
  pages={804-17}
}
A monitoring study was carried out for the four seasons over 1-year monitoring period (March 2006-March 2007) to investigate the residues of 11 pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs) belonging to various therapeutic categories. The selected areas of the study were the municipal and hospital wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) of Ioannina city, located in Western Greece. The most common pre-treatment technique for pharmaceuticals, solid-phase extraction (SPE), was used for the… CONTINUE READING

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