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Assessment of emerging groundwater contaminants

Stuart, Marianne; Lapworth, Dan; Manamsa, Katya; Crane, Emily; White, Debbie. 2016 Assessment of emerging groundwater contaminants. [Lecture] In: CL:AIRE Technology and Research Group (TRG) , Solihull, UK, 30 June 2016. British Geological Survey. (Unpublished)

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Abstract/Summary

Emerging contaminants in groundwater are important. These have been studied at a range of scales. An increasing range of compounds is being detected Urban areas show impact of sewage and industrial wastewater. Some ECs are probably no threat to drinking water at such µg/L concentrations, e.g. caffeine Others may prove to be in the future. There is little information on their impact on other groundwater receptors in the environment. We are still far from understanding which of these compounds could be important.

Item Type: Publication - Conference Item (Lecture)
Additional Keywords: GroundwaterBGS, Groundwater, Groundwater quality
NORA Subject Terms: Earth Sciences
Hydrology
Date made live: 20 Jan 2017 12:11 +0 (UTC)
URI: http://nora.nerc.ac.uk/id/eprint/515977

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