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Browsing by Subject "Water -- Purification -- Disinfection"
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Dispersive liquid-liquid micro-extraction coupled with gas chromatography for the detection of trihalomethanes in different water sources in the Western Cape, South Africa (Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2018)Trihalomethanes (THMs) are a group of four compounds that are formed, along with other disinfected by-products. This happens when chloride or other disinfectants are used to control microbial contamination in drinking ...
Perfluorinated compounds, bishenol a and acetaminophen in selected waste water treatment plants in and around Cape Town, South Africa (Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2016)The release of wastewater to the aquatic environment is most likely to introduce some trace levels of organic contaminants, some of which may be toxic, carcinogenic, or endocrine disruptors, as well as, persistent in the ...