Toxicity tests to assess pollutants removal during wastewater treatment and the quality of receiving waters in Argentina.

@article{Gmez2001ToxicityTT,
  title={Toxicity tests to assess pollutants removal during wastewater treatment and the quality of receiving waters in Argentina.},
  author={Carlos E G{\'o}mez and L Contento and A E Carsen},
  journal={Environmental toxicology},
  year={2001},
  volume={16 3},
  pages={217-24}
}
In Argentina, legislation to control adverse impacts of effluent discharges and the quality of receiving waters is scant and relies mainly on the physicochemical characteristics of the effluents and receiving waters. Objectives of this study were to use standardized acute toxicity tests to assess treatment of petrochemical industry effluents and the toxicity of various treated industrial effluents in the Buenos Aires metropolitan area and their receiving waters. Tests for the first objective… CONTINUE READING