Systematic screening and identification of the chlorinated transformation products of aromatic pharmaceuticals and personal care products using high-resolution mass spectrometry.

@article{Chen2018SystematicSA,
  title={Systematic screening and identification of the chlorinated transformation products of aromatic pharmaceuticals and personal care products using high-resolution mass spectrometry.},
  author={Wen-ling Chen and Jiun-Yi Cheng and Xiao-qian Lin},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2018},
  volume={637-638},
  pages={
          253-263
        }
}
Pharmaceuticals and personal care products (PPCPs) are an emerging concern because of the large amount of PPCPs that is discharged and its potential ecological effects on the aquatic environment. Chlorination has proven efficient for removing some aromatic PPCPs from wastewater, but the formation of by-products has not been thoroughly investigated partly… CONTINUE READING