Video: Treating wastewater: how to remove microcontaminants?

Have you ever seen wastewater from a factory? This usually looks very clean, thanks to wastewater treatment. Yet it may still contain many traces of drugs, pesticides, or cleaning agents. These so-called microcontaminants end up in rivers and cause damage to the environment. In the lab, Sara Feijoo Moreira and her colleagues at KU Leuven developed a method that uses ...

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Science Communication – Research Video by Sara Feijoo (ESR1)

“From a very early age, we learn that water is the most important element for life, both for humans and for the other living beings that accompany us on the planet. It is even curious that 70% of the Earth and 70% of our body is water. The supply of clean and abundant water is so essential in all areas ...

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