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- GUAN, Yidong, et al. Show all 7 Authors
- Pedosphere 2017 v.27 no.1 pp. 42-51
- antibiotic resistance; antibiotics; bacteria; constructed wetlands; drugs; municipal wastewater; plants (botany); rivers; wastewater treatment; water supply; China; Yangtze River; Yellow River
- ... Overuse of antibiotics has become a serious ecological problem worldwide. There is growing concern that antibiotics are losing their effectiveness due to an increased antibiotic resistance in bacteria. During the last twenty years, consumption of antibiotics has increased rapidly in China, which has been cited as one of the world's worst abusers of antibiotics. This review summarizes the current s ...