Parasite removal by natural wastewater treatment systems: performance of waste stabilisation ponds and constructed wetlands.

@article{Stott2003ParasiteRB,
  title={Parasite removal by natural wastewater treatment systems: performance of waste stabilisation ponds and constructed wetlands.},
  author={Rebecca Stott and Ernest Mayr and Duncan D. Mara},
  journal={Water science and technology : a journal of the International Association on Water Pollution Research},
  year={2003},
  volume={48 2},
  pages={97-104}
}
Parasite removal and low cost systems for wastewater treatment have become increasingly important requirements in developed and developing countries to safeguard public health from wastewater-associated intestinal diseases. Pilot and field-scale ponds and wetlands in Brazil and Egypt have been investigated for the fate and removal of eggs of human intestinal parasites from domestic wastewater. In northeast Brazil, parasite removal was investigated for a series of five waste stabilisation ponds… CONTINUE READING