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Separation and identification of microplastics from primary and secondary effluents and activated sludge from wastewater treatment plants

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Alvim, CB.; Bes-Piá, M.; Mendoza Roca, JA. (2020). Separation and identification of microplastics from primary and secondary effluents and activated sludge from wastewater treatment plants. Chemical Engineering Journal. 402:1-10. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2020.126293

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Title: Separation and identification of microplastics from primary and secondary effluents and activated sludge from wastewater treatment plants
Author: Alvim, C. Bretas Bes-Piá, M.A. Mendoza Roca, José Antonio
UPV Unit: Universitat Politècnica de València. Departamento de Ingeniería Química y Nuclear - Departament d'Enginyeria Química i Nuclear
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Embargo end date: 2022-07-16
Abstract:
[EN] Although wastewater treatment plants can retain a high percentage of microplastics (MP) arriving at the facilities, no method for extracting and characterizing these microparticles has been still standardized in these ...[+]
Subjects: Activated sludge , Effluents , Microfiber , Microplastic , Wastewater treatment plant
Copyrigths: Embargado
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Chemical Engineering Journal. (issn: 1385-8947 )
DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2020.126293
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Elsevier
Publisher version: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2020.126293
Project ID:
info:eu-repo/grantAgreement/AEI/Plan Estatal de Investigación Científica y Técnica y de Innovación 2017-2020/RTI2018-096916-B-I00/ES/ELIMINACION E INFLUENCIA DE LOS MICROPLASTICOS Y NANOPLASTICOS EN BIORREACTORES DE MEMBRANA Y EN PROCESOS DE REGENERACION DE AGUAS RESIDUALES CON MEMBRANAS/
Thanks:
Authors thank the Spanish Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities for the financial support (Reference of the project: RTI2018-096916-B-I00).
Type: Artículo

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