Wastewater treatment in the pulp-and-paper industry: A review of treatment processes and the associated greenhouse gas emission.

Abstract

Pulp-and-paper mills produce various types of contaminants and a significant amount of wastewater depending on the type of processes used in the plant. Since the generated wastewaters can be potentially polluting and very dangerous, they should be treated in wastewater treatment plants before being released to the environment. This paper reviews different… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2015.05.010

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@article{Ashrafi2015WastewaterTI, title={Wastewater treatment in the pulp-and-paper industry: A review of treatment processes and the associated greenhouse gas emission.}, author={Omid Ashrafi and Laleh Yerushalmi and Fariborz Haghighat}, journal={Journal of environmental management}, year={2015}, volume={158}, pages={146-57} }