Search for dissertations about: "Saioa Zorita"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Saioa Zorita.

  1. 1. Analytical method development for ultra-trace determination of human pharmaceuticals in aqueous samples. Assessing the performance of a sewage treatment plant

    Author : Saioa Zorita; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; molecularly imprinted solid-phase extraction; Sample preparation; solid-phase extraction; membrane extraction; human pharmaceuticals; sewage treatment plant; steroid hormones;

    Abstract : Research focus in environmental pollution has recently been extended from more classical environmental pollutants such as PCBs or pesticides to pharmaceuticals and steroid hormones, which are designed to be biologically active and enter the environment primarily through regular domestic use. Consequently, it is important to monitor these substances concentrations in the effluents of sewage treatment plants (STPs) and in the environment in order to evaluate their associated risks. READ MORE