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- Duirk, Stephen E., et al. Show all 14 Authors
- Environmental science & technology 2018 v.52 no.22 pp. 13047-13056
- Salmonella; X-radiation; byproducts; chlorination; cytotoxicity; disinfection; drinking water; image analysis; iodine; mammals; methyl iodide; mutagenicity; mutagens; tissues; wastewater treatment
- ... Iodinated contrast media (ICM) are nonmutagenic agents administered for X-ray imaging of soft tissues. ICM can reach μg/L levels in surface waters because they are administered in high doses, excreted largely unmetabolized, and poorly removed by wastewater treatment. Iodinated disinfection byproducts (I-DBPs) are highly genotoxic and have been reported in disinfected waters containing ICM. We asse ...