ANAEROBIC TREATMENT OF SYNTHETIC WASTEWATER CONTAINING DIFFERENT ANTIBIOTIC GROUPS IN BATCH REACTOR


Malay D., FİLİK İŞÇEN C.

FRESENIUS ENVIRONMENTAL BULLETIN, vol.27, no.10, pp.6985-6992, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Journal Name: FRESENIUS ENVIRONMENTAL BULLETIN
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.6985-6992

Abstract

Antibiotics are among the most successful group of pharmaceuticals used for human and veterinary therapy. However, large amounts of antibiotics are released into municipal wastewater due to incomplete metabolism in humans or due to disposal of unused antibiotics. Anaerobic treatment systems increasingly used for removal of antibiotics from wastewater.