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Title Treatment of micropollutants in water and wastewater / editors, Jurate Virkutyte, Rajender S. Varma, Veeriah Jegatheesan
Published London : IWA Publishing, 2010
London, [England] : IWA Publishing, 2010
©2010
©2010

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Description 1 online resource (501 pages) : illustrations
Series Integrated Environmental Technologies series
Integrated environmental technology series.
Contents 1, Micropollutants and aquatic environment -- Pesticides -- Pharmaceuticals -- Surfactants and personal care products -- Perfluorinated compounds -- 2. Analytical methods for the identification of micropollutants and their transformation products -- Theoretical approaches to the analytics of micropollutants -- Instrumental methods -- 3. Sensors and biosensors for endocrine disrupting chemicals: state-of-the-art and future trends -- 4. Nanofiltration membranes and nanofilters -- Separation and fouling of nanofiltration -- 5. Physico-chemical treatment of micropollutants: adsorption and ion exchange -- Inorganic ion-exchangers -- 6. Physico-chemical treatment of micropollutants: coagulation and membrane ptocesses -- 7. Biological treatment of micropollutants -- Municipal sewage as the source of micropollutants -- Biological treatment of micropollutants -- 8. UV irradiation for micropollutant removal from aqueous solutions in the presence of H2O2 -- Laboratory scale experiments of UV/H2O2 -- 9. Hybrid advanced oxidation techniques based on cavitation for micropollutants degradation -- Theory of ultrasound -- Hybrid cavitation-based technologies -- Degradation of micropollutants -- 10. Advanced catalytic oxidation of emerging micropollutants -- Advanced catalytic oxidation processes for the removal of emerging contaminants from the aqueous phase -- Advanced nanocatalytic oxidation of micropollutants -- 11. Existence, impacts, transport and treatments of herbicides in Great Barrier Reef catchments in Australia -- Peristant organic pollutants -- Herbicides and pesticides -- Possible methods of treatment of POPs including herbicides and pesticides from catchment discharges
Summary This book will give a comprehensive overview of modern analytical methods and will summarize novel single and hybrid methods to remove continuously emerging contaminants - micropollutants from the aqueous phase. This book will give a comprehensive overview of modern analytical methods and will summarize novel single and hybrid methods to remove continuously emerging contaminants - micropollutants from the aqueous phase
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters and index
Notes Mode of access: World Wide Web
Description based on print version record
Subject Micropollutants.
Sewage -- Purification.
Water -- Purification.
Author Jegatheesan, Veeriah.
Varma, Rajender S.
Virkutyte, Jurate.
LC no. 2011288477
ISBN 1680155768 (electronic bk)
1780401442 (electronic bk)
1843393166
9781680155761 (electronic bk)
9781780401447 (electronic bk)
9781843393160