Investigation of potential genotoxic activity using the SOS Chromotest for real paracetamol wastewater and the wastewater treated by the Fenton process


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Kocak E.

JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING, cilt.13, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 13
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1186/s40201-015-0220-0
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING

Özet

Background: The potential genotoxic activity associated with high strength real paracetamol (PCT) wastewater (COD = 40,000 mg/L, TOC = 12,000 mg/L, BOD5 = 19,320 mg/L) from a large-scale drug-producing plant in the Marmara Region, was investigated in pre- and post-treated wastewater by the Fenton process (COD = 2,920 mg/L, TOC = 880 mg/L; BOD5 = 870 mg/L).